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Dates: 1972 - 1995
Abstract This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, and digital images taken by F.W. “Rick" Biddenstadt in his capacity as official photographer for the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) from 1984 until his retirement in 2003. The collection also contains a few historical UTD images used in various special projects, as well as a few images related to his own photographic work. Biddenstadt was part of the Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library and also...
Dates: 1962 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1989 - 2003
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Career Centers assists UTD students with career advising, internships, student employment, and placement services.
Dates: 1981 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1986 - 1992
Dates: 1988 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1988 - 1996
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Center for Translation Studies works to promote, study, and educate about the work of translators and translations. It was established at UTD in 1980.
Dates: 2013 - 2018; Majority of material found within 2013 - 2018
Abstract David Edwin Daniel was a fixed wing pilot leading with his airplane the Invasion of Normandy during D-Day on June 6, 1945. His papers reflect his flight training and his missions during World War II.
Dates: 1940 - 1945; Majority of material found within 1942 - 1944
Abstract Joseph M. Dealey, Jr. represents the fourth generation of the prominent Dealey family, recognized for its leadership and contributions to the growth and development of Dallas, Texas. He worked for Dallas Morning News in a manager position and later for Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport as Director of Public Affairs. He currently serves as an active member of the Advisory Council of the History of Aviation Collection, Special Collections, Eugene McDermott Library,...
Dates: 1900 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1990
Dates: 1974 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1975 - 2000
Abstract James H. Doolittle is most famous for the planning and implementation of the Tokyo Raid in April 1942, after the attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941. After World War II, he graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a PhD. He was instrumental in founding the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders Association. The James H. Doolittle Papers reflect his activities after the Second World War.
Dates: 1913 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1996
Abstract The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders Association was formed in the aftermath of James H. Doolittle’s epic raid on Japan on April 18, 1942. Shortly after the end of World War II, Doolittle called for all the surviving Raiders to attend a celebration in Miami Beach, Florida. At this time it was decided that an annual reunion be held starting in 1947.
Dates: 1931 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1942 - 2005
Abstract Dr. Charles L. Branch is a neurosurgeon and philanthropist who supported The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Center for BrainHealth, including establishing the Charles L. Branch BrainHealth Award. He studied neurosurgery under one of the field’s pioneers, Dr. Wilder Penfield (1891-1976). This collection contains material about both men.
Dates: 1927 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1972
The University of Texas at Dallas Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science Collection
Dates: 1974 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1984 - 2004
Abstract The current library building was constructed in the 1970s and named for one of the University's founders, Eugene McDermott. In addition to the main campus building the library has satellite facilities located in the Naveen Jindal School of Management building as well as at The Callier Center for Communication Disorders in Dallas.The Eugene McDermott Library is also home to the Special Collections and Archives Division comprised of the Belstering Botanical Book Collection, The...
Dates: 1962 - 2017; Majority of material found within 1988 - 2012
Abstract Held annually from 1957-1986 the Dallas-based department store chain Neiman Marcus presented an event called the Fortnight. Occurring in late October, or November this celebration presented fashion shows, cultural events, film screenings, galas, and other events themed after a specific country. The University of Texas (UTD) also participated in this event, hosting lectures, cultural celebrations, film screenings, food events, and other events highlighting the chosen country.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1981; 1975 - 1981
Graduate Research Center of the Southwest (GRCSW)/Southwest Center for Advanced Studies (SCAS) Collection
Abstract The Graduate Research Center of the Southwest (GRCSW) was officially chartered on February 14, 1961 as a privately funded, basic research institution to aid the southwestern region of the United States in the advancement of graduate education in the natural sciences. It officially changed its name to the Southwest Center for Advanced Studies (SCAS) on January 1, 1967 and became part of The University of Texas System on September 1, 1969 when it was hence known as The University of Texas at...
Dates: 1961 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1961 - 1969
Abstract Susan Buol Hacker was Executive Secretary to General Claire Chennault, and Secretary-Treasurer of The Civil Air Transport Association (CAT). The collection contains a small amount of personal papers, as well as correspondence and media material related to CAT.
Dates: 1947 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1986 - 1996
Abstract Michael M. Hasco, a graduate from the University of Pittsburgh and The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), is a collector of aviation related materials. His interest lies in a variety of aviation topics and in Lighter than Air in particular. This collection contains reports, images, postcards, ephemera, publications, press releases, and clippings.
Dates: 1916 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1966
Abstract Raymond Willard Hayes was born May 18, 1916 in Bonham, TX. He joined Braniff Airways in 1941, and began flying military supplies for The Air Transport Command. After World War II Hayes returned to Braniff and in 1967 he became Assistant Operations Manager for Braniff's Dallas Headquarters. In 1969 he became a Flight Instructor, and he retired in 1976. Hayes was also active in general aviation in his private life and volunteered his time with The History of Aviation Archives at The University...
Dates: 1927 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1992
Overview Francis S. Johnson (1918-2009) was a pioneering space scientist who was appointed the first head of the Atmospheric and Space Sciences Program of The Graduate Research Center of the Southwest's Earth and Planetary Science Laboratory. He served as President of The University of Texas at Dallas from 1969-1971.
Dates: 1946 - 1988; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1984
Abstract Dr. Scherry Johnson was recruited to The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) in 1988, by UTD President Robert Rutford, to serve as the University’s Vice President of External Affairs. Dr. Johnson oversaw a number of programs at UTD including fundraising and development, creating scholarships to support new freshman at UTD, and helping organize the creation of UTD's strategic plan, UTD Vision 2020. Dr. Johnson then went on to oversee UTD's Advanced Placement Institute,...
Dates: 1986 - 2011; 1989 - 1992
Abstract Nelle Johnston was a long-time executive secretary for J. Erik Jonsson, a former Mayor of Dallas and and co-founder of Texas Instruments and The Graduate Research Center of the Southwest. She was also president of the Callier Center for Communication Disorders from 1965 until its transfer to the University of Texas at Dallas in 1975.
Dates: 1980 - 1980; Majority of material found in 1980 - 1980
Abstract Dr. William M. Leary taught at the University of Georgia focusing on a variety topics of aviation related events. This main subject was the study of aviation in China and the Far East, cumulated in documenting the history of China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC), Civil Air Transport (CAT) and Air America, and their connections to the United States intelligence establishment.
Dates: 1875 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1946 - 2005
Abstract The CAT/Air America Memorial Plaque was designed and paid for by funds from the memberships of both the Civil Air Transport (CAT) Association and the Air America Association. In 1987, the CAT and Air America Memorial Plaque was dedicated during a solemn service. The plaque stands as a memorial to the sacrifices made by CAT/Air America personnel during the Cold and Vietnam wars. Each year dozens of family members and friends visit the plaque to honor the memory of those who died in the defense...
Dates: 1984 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1985 - 1987
Dates: 1971 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1975 - 2005
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Office of Budget and Finance is responsible for overseeing the financial and budgetary processes of The University of Texas at Dallas, as well as participating in strategic planning initiatives.
Dates: 1970 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1980
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Office of Development and Alumni Relations oversees fundraising and donation efforts at the University. It works in conjunction with the UT System to monitor the University's endowments and investments. It also works to keep alumni of the University engaged after their graduation through events, information, and giving opportunities.
Dates: 1996 - 2014; Majority of material found within 2009 - 2014
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Office of Financial Aid oversees scholarship, aid, and support packages at The University of Texas at Dallas.
Dates: 1970 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1987
Abstract The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost promotes and pursues excellence in the University of Texas at Dallas' (UTD) academic units, oversees all Academic Affairs at UTD, and sponsors faculty hiring, faculty promotion and tenure, and all academic programs. The Provost provides oversight to the seven academic deans, the graduate dean (Graduate Studies), the undergraduate dean (Undergraduate Education), and other programs across the campus, including the McDermott Scholars Program,...
Dates: 1963 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1969 - 2000
Overview The Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs oversees many of The University of Texas at Dallas functions related to managing academic faculty, including salary questions, faculty recruitment and appointment, tenure reviews, complaints about instructors, and other tasks related to the academic mission of the University.
Dates: 1981 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1983 - 1989
Abstract The Office of Undergraduate Education is responsible for overseeing the educational experiences of undergraduate students at The University of Texas at Dallas.
Dates: 1970 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1975
- Subject: University of Texas at Dallas X
- Special Collections and Archives Division, The University Archives. 31
- Special Collections and Archives Division, History of Aviation Archives. 11
- University of Texas at Dallas 31
- Rutford, Robert H. (Robert Hoxie), 1933-2019 6
- Southwest Center for Advanced Studies 6
- University of Texas at Dallas. Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost 6
- CAT/Air America Archives 5
- Civil Air Transport 5
- Green, Cecil Howard, 1900-2003 5
- History of Aviation Collection 5
- Richardson (Tex.) 5
- University Archives 5
- Cold War 4
- Graduate Research Center of the Southwest 4
- Hales, Anton 4
- Jonsson, Erik, 1901-1995 4
- McDermott, Eugene, 1899-1973 4
- Air America 3
- Berkner, Lloyd V. (Lloyd Viel), 1905-1967 3
- Clark, Anson L. 1893-1967 3
- Doolittle Archives 3
- Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993 3 ∧ less