Office of the President Records, Jarvis Miller
- TxAM-CRS C000312
Office of the President Records, Jarvis Miller
Office of the President Records, Gibb Gilchrist through Jack K. Williams
This collection contains official documents from the Office of the President at Texas A&M University. A PDF finding aid is available upon request.
Presidents included are:
James Earl Rudder '32 Collection
The collection spans the life of James Earl Rudder. The bulk (1944-1970) of the materials roughly correspond to the chronology of James Earl Rudder's life, with additional materials collected mainly by his wife, Margaret Rudder. The collection includes materials from Rudder’s time in the service during WWII, clippings from newspapers, as well as posters, magazine issues, memorabilia, and Rudder’s awards.
Rudder, James Earl, 1910-1970
Citizens' Fellowship Papers Collection
This collection predominantly dates from 1958 to 1961 and includes correspondence to and from members of the Citizens' Fellowship, notes, minutes from meetings, and newspaper clippings. There are items regarding the integration of public schools, including the A&M Consolidated Independent School District. The collection contains information regarding the issue of African American employment and community programs sponsored by the Citizens' Fellowship.
Fenner, James H.
LGBTQ Archive - Resources and Research Products
The earliest scholarship in this collection is from 1978 before the A&M Gay Student Services (GSS) received official campus recognition. Students and scholars in the fields of Philosophy, Sociology, and History have produced work included in this collections.
This collection contains the newsletters and periodicals of LGBTQ organizations, most of which are from Texas A&M University (TAMU) or the Brazos Valley. The oldest documents pre-date TAMU’s Gay Student Services, which formed in 1976. Others, such as This Week in Texas, are statewide and give insight into the lesbian music scene and gay bar life in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
The collection includes, but is not limited to material from Ag-gay Pride, Aggie Allies, Alternative (an early LGBTQ organization in Bryan-College Station), The Club (the gay bar of Bryan-College Station in the mid-1990s), and PFLAG Brazos Valley. Some of the notable publications are The Alternative News, The Connection, OutBurst, OutLook, OUTtakes, and The Spirit. Publications from the 1980s and 1990s show a growing and out LGBTQ community in the Brazos Valley area.
This collection contains old issues of the Battalion Magazine, beginning with the April 1921 issue, and ending with the March 1943 issue.
American Association of Housing Educators (AAHE) Records
Liberty County Texas A&M University Mothers' Club
Mid-Jefferson County Texas A&M University Mothers' Club
Texas A&M Race and Ethnic Studies Institute (RESI) Archives
The archives consist of photographs, publications, correspondence, and reports on the early history of RESI under the directions of its first two directors, Dr. Gail E. Thomas (1991-98) and Dr. Mitchell F. Rice (1999-2004). The institute was founded in 1991 and established to highlight Texas A&M University's strengths and academic leadership in research relating to the study of race and ethnicity and their various dimensions (e.g., intersections with class, gender, and sexuality; past, present, and future relevance to issues of education, immigration, politics, culture, and health).
Race and Ethnic Studies Institute
Texas A&M Commencement Programs
This collection consists of Commencement Programs of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas (TAMC) and Texas A&M University (TAMU).
Texas A & M University. Office of the Registrar
Copies of documents pertaining to bonds issued for Kyle Field in 1929.
Texas A&M Building and Special Subject Files
Buildings & Special Subjects files created for reference use. Compiled from newspaper clippings and various sources. May contain photographs, newspaper articles, slides, negatives, duplicates, and/or photocopies.
Please note that all files are one folder unless otherwise stated. Backfiles are 5" boxes. A designation of "1+1 backfile" means that the file consists of one folder and one backfile.
These files were created for notable Texas A&M persons by compiling clippings from various sources including campus and local newspapers. The files may contain photographs, newspaper articles, and/or obituaries.
These files consist of pictures from multiple sources, including Aggielands, university photographers, and donors.
Texas A&M Athletic Media Guides and Programs - Track and Field
The collection contains both media guides and programs regarding the Track and Field teams at varying dates between 1951 and 2009. They include both men's and women's statistics and records for each year. The media guides provide individual and team statistics for each season, as well as the records held from previous years. Also, these include point totals from the Conference meets dating back to 1915. However, the programs include specific information relevant to an individual meet. This ranges from the schedule, the competitions' statistics, and Texas A&M's roster.
This collection contains speeches that function as records of prominent speakers and mark the days of Commencement, Muster, and dedications at Texas A&M. This collection covers a range of years as far back as 1877 to 1997. The location of every speech given was at the A&M Campus.
Commencement Invitations Collection
This collection contains the formal invitations to commencement ceremonies. The invitations record the time, day, and place of each commencement ceremony. This collection has invitation from the late 19th century till the early 1990s. These invitations were not exclusively made in College Station/Bryan, Texas. These invitations were formerly owned by students, their family, and friends.
Commencement Programs Collection - College of Medicine
This collection includes commencement programs for the College of Medicine at Texas A&M University from June 1981 - June 1999.
This collection consists of a few letters, notes, drafts, and final copies of book reviews, articles, and chapters of books.
Book chapter topics include Gothic Culture, Medieval Architecture, Romanesque Art and Architecture, Baroque Art, and Renaissance Painting, particularly the paintings of the Sistine Chapel by Michelangelo Buonarroti. The bulk of the latter material probably pertains to a book on which Mayo was working at the time of his death in 1954. The book was to have been titled The Great Pendulum and would have recorded the cycles between romanticism and rationalism in art and literature.
Mayo, Thomas F., 1893-1954
Commencement Programs Collection - College of Veterinary Medicine
This collection functions as a record of commencements done by Texas A&M's College of Veterinary Medicine. These programs are reports to the public, who attends the commencement, and clearly list all candidates for graduation.
Afro-American Society Collection
Original black students' association charter. Authored by Ken Lewallen and Antwine Jefferson in Fall 1967-68.
The E. J. Kyle (1894-1957) Papers contains reports, correspondence, speeches, articles, applications, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, programs, pictures, memorandums, lists, and resolutions. Materials include correspondence, reports, speeches, and articles on E. J. Kyle's attempts to acquire more land and construct new buildings for the School of Agriculture at Texas A & M College. Other speeches and articles written by E. J. Kyle are concerned with subjects as cotton, soil conservation, and the cultivation of vegetables, fruits and nuts, particularly pecans.
Also present are reports Kyle wrote pertaining to Texas A & M College's enrollment plans and teaching techniques in Agricultural classes. Since Kyle was the head of many different programs at Texas A & M College, his papers contain applications and other information regarding the Land Prize, Anderson-Clayton Company Scholarship, and programs on Short Courses taught from 1913 to 1936. In addition to his academic duties, Kyle was also deeply involved with various types of research and the papers contain a few of the booklets, articles, and resolutions pertaining to the Soil Erosion Project, Frozen Food Research, and Texas Wildlife Research.
Correspondence in the papers deals with not only E. J. Kyle's work, but also contains letters from former students, commendations sent to Kyle, and letters concerning the naming of Kyle Field sports arena on the Texas A & M College campus.
Photographs contained in the collection are pertain to agricultural topics, such as cattle and pecan trees, the NYA program, Texas A & M College buildings, Texas A & M College football teams and sports events, and Kyle Field.Several football team rosters, programs from football games, newspaper clippings about sports events, and correspondence dealing with Kyle's position on the Athletic Council represent Kyle's close connection with many of the Texas A & M College athletics program.
Also present is a certificate of Kyle's appointment to the Farm Credit Association.
Kyle, E.J., 1876-1963
VHS and DVDs of Texas A&M athletic events, including football games, instructional material and lectures.
Photographs taken by Graphic Services photographers. Covers roughly 1980 to 1994 period. Contains some photographs from University Relations.