University Museum and University Art Galleries records, 1937-2016 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 3/RG 36/0
Extent: 5.0 Cubic Feet
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Scope and Contents: The University Museum and University Art Galleries records document the museum's archaeological and historical research activities, as well as past exhibitions and administrative functions. The records date from 1937-2015 but the bulk of the materials date from the 1960s and 1970s. The collection is arranged in two series. Series 1 comprises Archaeological and Research Reports, 1937-1985. These reports focus on Illinois, Central America, and the American southwest. Series 2 is composed of Administrative Papers from 1946-2015 and includes exhibit brochures, annual reports, and historical background information about the museum. No serial run of the research reports, annual reports, and newsletters are complete.