Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. University Exhibits. | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. University Exhibits.
Historical Note: The University Exhibits unit at Southern Illinois University was created in 1967 and placed under the direction of Herbert Meyer. Rex Karnes, who later became Director of Area Services, was Assistant Director at that time. This unit had responsibility for preparing public displays and outreach events and media to promote recruitment in the regional area. Part of the routine of yearly activities for this unit was planning and designing displays for the Illinois State Fairs, highlighting the university's history and accomplishments.
Note Author: L. Broaddus