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Boca Raton Army Air Base Plans

 Collection — Container: Maps
Identifier: UA00013
Scope and Contents The collection features the air base plans of Boca Raton Army Air Field. The plans indicate base buildings, layouts, training areas, and ecological areas.

Brandi Chastain FAU Sports Event Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00022
Scope and Contents Photographic Collection of Brandi Chastain FAU Athletic Department Event.

Campus Activities, August 1967 Photograph Collection

 Collection — Container: Campus Activities
Identifier: UAP0007
Scope and Contents The photographs in this collection document the daily activities in various departments on campus in August 1967. They show the operations aspect of the university by showing the activities in departments such as Utilities and Administrations. On the manila envelope received from Ms. Elfriede Lynch, there was a typed notation indicating that the Public Relations Office requested the photographs to update the "photo file" and for the "Boca Supplement."

Campus Photographs, October 1970 Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00019
Scope and Contents These photographs were created to document activities by the staff at Florida Atlantic University. A photo book was created by taping the photograph(s) to a leaf of bond paper. Twenty-one pages had information about the photograph(s) typed at the top of the page. The pages were punched with a three hole punch and put into a thin notebook. The photographer was not identified. Upon receiving the photo book from Ms. Elfriede Lynch, the pages were removed from the book and placed in a clamshell box...

Construction Photograph Collection (Boca Raton Campus), 1962-1969

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UAP0005
Scope and Contents These photographs document the construction of the buildings and the Breezeway of the Boca Raton Campus from 1962 to 1969. In 2010 Algonquin was renamed to Nations North Residence Hall, Modoc is gone, Humanities Building was renamed to the Arts and Letters Building, Biological Science was renamed to Behavioral Sciences Building.

Cross Country & Running Team Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00025
Scope and Contents FAU's Cross Country & Running Team

Dr. Donald W. Curl's "Florida Atlantic University" Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00020
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 224 photographs used by Dr. Donald W. Curl when writing his book, "Florida Atlantic University," Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Press, 2000.  This collection of photographs were gathered by Dr. Curl from the University Archives Photograph Collections. The selected photographs represent the period from 1960's through the FAU administration of Dr. Anthony James Catanese. Most photographs have information written by an unknown person on the protective sleeve, and,...

Dr. Dorothy Stetson-McBride Faculty Papers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAFP0011
Scope and Contents Dr. Dorothy E. McBride Stetson is a Florida Atlantic University Professor Emeritus of Political Science who taught courses for 40 years in comparative politics, European politics, and women and public policy. Her undergraduate degree includes a B.A. from the University of Montana and she earned her M.A. and Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University. As tenured faculty in FAU’s Department of Political Science, she served as Chair of the department for 8 years, as Associate Dean of the Dorothy F. Schmidt...

Dr. Harry A Kersey, Jr. Faculty Papers Collection

 Collection — Container: 39 Boxes
Identifier: UAFP0001
Scope and Contents Harry A. Kersey, Jr. is Professor Emeritus of History at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida.  A native Floridian, he received his Bachelor of Arts and Masters degrees from the University of Florida, and holds a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  In 1966, Dr. Kersey began teaching at Florida Atlantic University and currently is an emeritus professor of history at FAU. Professor Kersey has a rich background in international research and teaching.  He has...

Dr. Jane Caputi Collection--Political Circus

 Collection
Identifier: UAFP0009
Scope and Contents The collections Political Circus and Political Sideshow focuses on the Presidential Campaigns of 2008 and 2016 where identity has played a part in the rhetoric of some candidates, but more so in some of the general public’s response to various candidates. Through the acquisition of popular consumer items produced for the Presidential campaigns, Caputi organized two exhibitions teasing out issues to do with gender, racism, identity, class, sexuality. The Political Circus Collection consists of...

Dr. Jane Caputi Collection--Political Sideshow

 Collection
Identifier: UAFP0010
Scope and Contents The collections Political Circus and Political Sideshow focuses on the Presidential Campaigns of 2008 and 2016 where identity has played a part in the rhetoric of some candidates, but more so in some of the general public’s response to various candidates. Through the acquisition of popular consumer items produced for the Presidential campaigns, Caputi organized two exhibitions teasing out issues to do with gender, racism, identity, class, sexuality. The Political Sideshow Collection consists...

Dr. John Early Faculty Papers Collection

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Identifier: UAFP0003
Scope and Contents John D. Early is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at Florida Atlantic University. Dr. Early joined the faculty of the Anthropology Department in 1969. He was chair of the department for several years and retired in 1993. His educational background includes a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Master of Arts in Social Philosophy from St. Louis University, a Master of Arts in Theology from Woodstock College (a Jesuit Seminary), a Master of Arts in Sociology from Fordham University, and a PhD in...

Dr. John O'Sullivan Faculty Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UAFP0007
Scope and Contents John O’Sullivan (1939-2000) was a professor of history at Florida Atlantic University. Dr. O’Sullivan attended Fordham University for his undergraduate studies and then Columbia University where he attained a M.A. and Ph.D. After graduating in 1971, he came to Florida Atlantic University where he served as chair of the History Department (1975-1978) and devoted his entire academic career. Dr. O’Sullivan received numerous research fellowships including the American Philosophical Society, the...

Dr. Samuel A. Portnoy Faculty Papers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC00005
Scope and Contents Samuel A. Portnoy (1920 - 2004) was a professor of History at Florida Atlantic University (1963-1991) in Boca Raton, Florida.  Dr. Portnoy was a native New Yorker and received his bachelor’s degree and Ph.D.  from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and his master’s from the University of Chicago. In 1963, he began teaching history at Florida Atlantic University where he was actively involved in the planning of the University’s academic program.  He was also first chairman of the Department...

FAU Administration Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00059
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs of the FAU Administration Building and early Administration staff. Photographs include staff talking with one another, interior and exterior building photographs, staff portraits, and other miscellaneous photographs. To provide a sample of the collection, a selection of photographs from each box were described. For more information, please contact lysca@fau.edu

FAU Aerial Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP0004
Scope and Contents The aerial photographs in this collection document the construction of buildings and the changing landscape on FAU Campuses and surrounding Boca Raton area. The aerials photographs show the overall growth of the campus of Florida Atlantic University. In 2010 Algonquin Hall was renamed to Nations North Residence Hall, Modoc no longer exists, Humanities Building was renamed to  the Arts and Letters Building, Biological Science was renamed to  the Behavioral Sciences Building.

FAU Alumni Association Events and Portraits

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00048
Scope and Contents This collection contains FAU Alumni Association events and portraits. A selection of photographs from each box was described to provide a sample of the collection. To see more photographs, please contact lysca@fau.edu to make an appointment.

FAU Anniversaries and Celebratory Events

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00049
Scope and Contents This collection contains FAU anniversaries and celebratory events. A selection of photographs from each box was described to provide a sample of the collection. To see more photographs, please contact lysca@fau.edu to make an appointment.

FAU Athletics Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00026
Scope and Contents This is a collection of photographs saved on 12 compact discs.

FAU Cheerleading and Dance Team Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00023
Scope and Contents Photographic Collection of FAU Cheerleading and Dance Team.

FAU College of Arts and Letters Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00056
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs from the College of Arts and Letters. To provide a sample of the collection, a selection of photographs from each box were described. To see more photographs, please contact lysca@fau.edu.

FAU College of Business Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00053
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs from the FAU College of Business. To provide a sample of each box, a selection of photographs were described. If you would like to see more photographs, please contact lysca@fau.edu and make an appointment. Box 1 contains content materials pertaining to the American Society of Association Executives Banquets and contains: 19 Contact Sheets; 207 Strips of Negatives; 1 3x5 Photograps; 4 8x11 Photographs. Box 2 contains faculty photographs, specifically: 16...

FAU College of Education Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00057
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs from the FAU College of Education. To provide a sample of the collection, a selection of photographs from each box were described. For more information, please contact lysca@fau.edu

FAU College of Engineering Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00054
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs from the FAU College of Engineering. To provide a sample of each box, a selection of photographs were described. If you would like to see more photographs, please contact lysca@fau.edu and make an appointment.

FAU College of Science Photograph Collection

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Identifier: UAP00055
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs from the FAU College of Science. A selection of photographs were described from each box to provide a sample of the collection. If you would like to see more photographs, please contact lysca@fau.edu and make an appointment.

FAU Commencement Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: UAP00046
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs of FAU commencement ceremonies. A selection of photographs from each box were described to provide a sample of the collection. If you would like to see more photographs, please contact lysca@fau.edu and make an appointment. A collection of FAU Commencement Programs has also been processed; to view the FAU Commencement Programs collection, please follow the link under "Related Materials."

FAU Commencement Programs

 Collection
Identifier: UA00002
Scope and Contents This collection contains FAU commencement programs and honors convocation programs starting from the 1960s. A collection of FAU Commencement Photographs has also been processed; to view the FAU Commencement Photographs collection, please follow the link under "Related Materials."

FAU Creative Services Marketing Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA00023
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials from the FAU Creative Service Department. Materials include marketing promotions, CDs with images,VHS tapes, audio casettes, 4x6 color photograph prints, and other materials used primarly for FAU marketing purposes.

FAU Dedication Photograph Collection, 1964

 Collection
Identifier: UAP0003
Scope and Contents The collection contains photographs, one contact sheet, and one slide.  On October 25, 1964, U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson dedicated Florida Atlantic University. The photos record the activities of the dedication: finding seats, being an attendee, President Johnson’s arrival, President Johnson’s receiving an honorary doctorate, and President Johnson’s speech. On the platform with the President Johnson were the following people: FAU President Kenneth Williams, Florida Governor Farris...

FAU Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: UA00021
Scope and Contents The majority of materials in this collection pertains to FAU history, including academic regalia, flags and banners, athletics materials, and other ephemera and university memorabilia. These materials were collected largely during the 1990s and early 2000s and represent academic life and events at FAU.