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WKU Archives - Collection Inventories

WKU Archives is a closed stack collection of records created by and about WKU, its faculty, staff and alumni.  Materials are arranged in record groups that correspond roughly with the organization chart of the university.  This list consists of departments, offices, programs or units that have transferred records to WKU Archives. 

Over WKU's 100+ years, programs have come and gone and reemerged in new configurations.  This list uses the current name of an office.  Defunct offices are listed with like offices. 

See also WKU Hilltopper Heritage for WKU history ready reference.


Academics Institutional Advancement
Administration Provost & Academic Affairs
Allied & Founding Institutions Student Affairs & Campus Services
Athletics Student/Alumni Personal Papers
Division of Extended Learning & Outreach WKU Police
Faculty/Staff & Allied Organizations University Wide Records

Administration

Academic Budgets & Administration - UA4

Correspondence / Subject File - UA4/2
Reports - UA4/1

Attorney - UA5

Case File - UA5/2
Committee File - UA5/3
Correspondence File - UA5/4
Property File - UA5/1

Equal Opportunity / 504 / ADA Compliance Services - UA21

Publications - UA21/1

Finance & Administration - UA25

Accounting - UA25/1
Credit Union - UA25/4

Information Technology - UA8

Academic Technology - UA13/1
Center for Computer & Informational Services - UA13
Educational Telecommunications - UA8/3

WKU Public Radio - UA8/3/1
WKYU Production Services - UA8/3/3
WKYU-TV - UA8/3/2

Vice President of Information Technology - UA8

Internal Auditor - UA25/2
President's Office - UA3

Dero Downing - UA3/4

Construction File - UA3/4/2
Correspondence / Subject File - UA3/4/1

Memo - 1973
Memos
- 1974
Memos
- 1975-1977
Memos - 1976
Report on Continuing Education - 1973

Council of Higher Education - UA3/4/3
Film File - UA3/4/4
Interviews / Oral History - UA3/4/9

Interview - March 22, 1978
Interview - April 3, 1978
Interview - Oct. 23, 1984
Interview - April 15, 1985

Personnel File - UA3/4/5
Publication File - UA3/4/10
Regents File - UA3/4/6
Speech File - UA3/4/7
Subject File - UA3/4/8

Donald Zacharias - UA3/6

Calendars - UA3/6/1
Correspondence - UA3/6/2
Interviews / Oral History - UA3/6/6
Regents File - UA3/6/4
Speech File - UA3/6/5

Chamber of Commerce Address - 1981

Subject File - UA3/6/3

Gary Ransdell - UA3/9

Publications - UA3/9/1
Personal Papers
- UA37/29

Henry Cherry - UA3/1

Campus File - UA3/1/5
Correspondence - UA3/1/1
Correspondence - Southern Normal School - UA3/1/1
Organizations - UA3/1/6
Personal Papers - UA3/1/7/1
Political Papers - UA3/1/7/2

Political Campaign Clippings Part I - 1915
Political Campaign Clippings Part II - 1915
Political Campaign Clippings - 1918-1919

Reports - UA3/1/3
Scrapbooks - UA3/1/8

Scrapbook - 1932

Speech File - UA3/1/4

Speeches - Part I
Speeches - Part II
Speeches - Part III

John Minton - UA3/5

Correspondence File - UA3/5/1
Interviews / Oral History - UA3/5/2
Photograph Collection - UA1C11/19

Kelly Thompson - UA3/3

Awards - UA3/3/3
Construction File - UA3/3/4
Correspondence / Subject File - UA3/3/1

Founders Day Speeches

1960 - Finley Grise
1964 - M.W. Russell
1965 - Julia Neal
1966 - Willson Wood
1967 - Lowell Harrison
1968 - James Davis

Interviews / Oral History - UA3/3/5

Interview - Jan. 2, 1977
Interview - June 27, 1977
Interview - July 7, 1977
Interview - Oct. 20, 1977
Interview - Oct. 26, 1977

Publication File - UA3/3/6
Speech File
- UA3/3/2

Kern Alexander - UA3/7

Correspondence - UA3/7/1
Departmental File - UA3/7/3
Interviews / Oral History -  UA3/7/5
Reference File - UA3/7/2
Speech File - UA3/7/4

Paul Garrett - UA3/2

Awards - UA3/2/2
Correspondence / Subject File - UA3/2/1

Thomas Meredith - UA3/8

Athletics - UA3/8/2
Colleges & Departments - UA3/8/5
Committees & Task Forces - UA3/8/6
Correspondence / Subject File - UA3/8/1
Development - UA3/8/7
Interviews / Oral History - UA3/8/9

Ballad of Tall Tale Tom 

Regents - UA3/8/4
Special Audit - UA3/8/3
Speech File - UA3/8/8

Higher Educatino is Good Business for Kentucky - 1992

Regents - UA2

Appointments - UA2/3
Awards - UA2/4
Biographical File - UA2/2
Meeting Minutes - UA2/1 - digital copies 
Publications - UA2/5

University Senate / Faculty Senate - UA36

Administrative File - UA36/1
Committees - UA36/3 - digital copies   
Correspondence - UA36/5
Legislation - UA36
Meeting Minutes - UA36/2 - digital copies
Publications - UA36/4

Allied & Founding Institutions

ALIVE Center - UA23

Publications - UA23/1

Newsletters - digitized

Bowling Green Business University - UA98

Publication Index 

Glasgow Normal School - UA95
Lost River Cave - UA6

Administrative File - UA6/2
Events File - UA6/4
Friends of Lost River Cave - UA6/3
Photograph Collection - UA1C11/25
Projects File - UA6/1

Mammoth Cave International Center for Science & Learning - UA24
Ogden College
- UA97

Cardinal - yearbooks
Publication Index    

Potter College for Young Ladies - UA98

Golden Rod - 1898
Green & Gold - by year 1902-1909
Talisman - yearbook

Southern Normal School - UA96 - see also Cherry Correspondence

Publication Index
Scrapbook Index
 
Southern Educator
- by year 1898-1906 & Index

University of Kentucky Press - UA87

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 Last Modified 10/8/14