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17. College of Arts and Letters

 University Record
Identifier: 17

Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:

Carl Abbott Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-5B7
Abstract Small collection focusing on materials used by Carl Abbott who taught history at Old Dominion University from 1972 to 1978.
Dates: 1958-1977, undated; Other: Date acquired: 03/10/2012

Associated Writers Program Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-32A
Scope and Contents The collection contains brochures, newsletters, job listings and degree catalogs pertaining to the Associated Writers Program and their connection to Old Dominion University. The Associated Writers Program attempted to aid writers through contests based on poetry, nonfiction, novel and short fiction. The collection holds several brochures announcing the winner’s names and published work.
Dates: 1980-1993

Walter Herman Bell Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-4B1
Scope and Contents The collection contains letters and photographs pertaining to Walter Herman Bell and his relationship with Mr. and Mrs. Cecil B. Smith.
Dates: 1962-1970, undated; Other: Date acquired: 03/07/1980

Thomas Blossom Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-5B1
Scope and Contents The collection contains material related to the professional life of Thomas Blossom, a professor in the Department of History at Old Dominion University. The collection also contains some genealogy information on Blossom's family. An oral history with Thomas Blossom is available on the Old Dominion University Libraries Digital Collections website.
Dates: 1925-1977, undated; Other: Date acquired: 10/12/1976

S. Eliot Breneiser Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-6B1
Abstract Professor of Music at Old Dominion University. Collection relates to his position on the Faculty Senate, Faculty Caucus and University Senate where he served as the Chairman.
Dates: 1965-1975; Other: Date acquired: 08/16/1978

Elizabeth Ann Burton Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-3B4
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters as well as typed and handwritten drafts of poetry written by Elizabeth Ann Burton, a faculty member at Old Dominion University. Included are the original manuscripts for Burton’s published book of poetry, Waiting for the Messiah, as well as the draft of a second book, which was never published.
Dates: 1984-1997, undated; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2000

Dean of the College of Arts and Letters Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-1A
Abstract The College of Arts and Letters of the Dean’s Office Records, includes the College of Arts and Letters faculty and committee members, meetings, and minutes; programs and activities; and files from the Advisory Council, Academic Council and Council of Deans.
Dates: 1963-2015, undated

Department of Communication and Theatre Arts Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-15A
Scope and Contents This collection contains programs, flyers, calendars, and other material related to the Department of Communication and Theatre Arts at Old Dominion University..
Dates: 1955-2000, undated

Department of English Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-3A
Abstract Old Dominion University Department of English Records contains reports, memos, newsletters, and dialect research and survey forms, dated circa 1934-1990.
Dates: circa 1934-1990, undated; Other: Date acquired: 11/17/2005

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-4A
Scope and Contents This collections contains annual reports, departmental meeting minutes, and correspondence pertaining to the Foreign Languages and Literatures Department at Old Dominion University. The department is currently known as the Department of World Languages and Cultures.
Dates: circa 1959-1979, undated; Other: Date acquired: 08/04/1976

Department of History Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-5A
Scope and Contents The collection contains course information, brochures, and newsletters related to the Department of History at Old Dominion University.
Dates: 1973-2008, undated

Department of Music Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-6A
Scope and Contents The collection contains programs, annual reports, handbooks and other material related to the Old Dominion University Department of Music. The department became the F. Ludwig Diehn School of Music in 2019, but the bulk of the records are from when they were a department.
Dates: 1949-2019

Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-A7
Scope and Contents This collection contains material relating to the Old Dominion University Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies. Included in the collection is information on Computer Based Logic Instruction and the Institute of Applied Ethics.
Dates: 1976-1984, undated

Department of Women's Studies Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-28A
Scope and Contents The collection contains administrative and financial documents, course descriptions, event flyers and brochures for the Women's Studies Department at Old Dominion University. The bulk of the collection features Women's Studies News, events, and courses offered throughout its duration.
Dates: 1973-2019, undated

Wallace Dreyer Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-2B4
Abstract Wallace Dreyer, an artist, was an adjunct assistant professor and director of the photography program from 1966-1980. The collection contains professional as well as personal photographs, a sketchbook, professional and personal correspondence, a high school year book, newspaper clippings, newspaper advertisements for his art gallery business, certificates pertaining to his elementary school education and x-ray technician certification, x-ray technician employment, and his capture of enemy...
Dates: 1907-1993, undated; Other: Date acquired: 09/15/2009

Anita Fellman Collection

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-28B3
Scope and Contents This collection contains t-shirts collected by Dr. Anita Fellman, professor of Women's Studies at Old Dominion University, related to women's history, LGBTQ history, and African American history. Also included in the collection are political buttons concerning elections and women's rights.
Dates: circa 1987-2014; Other: Date acquired: 03/21/2019

Willard C. Frank, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-5B4
Scope and Contents This colleciton contains research and teaching material, notes, and fliers related to the professional career of Willard C. Frank, Jr., a professor of naval history at Old Dominion University. The bulk of the collection contains material related to Frank's involvement in professional and Old Dominion organizations, as well as Frank's personal research and papers on the navy during the Spanish Civil War. An oral history interview with Willard C. Frank, Jr. can be found on the ...
Dates: circa 1958-2004, undated; Other: Date acquired: 05/20/2008

Friends of Women’s Studies Records

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-28A1
Scope and Contents This collection contains material related to the formation of the Friends of Women’s Studies, the development arm of the Old Dominion University Department of Women's Studies. Included in the collection are administrative materials, such as bylaws and correspondence; news articles; newsletters; event invitations; information on grants and scholarships; and photographs.
Dates: circa 1983-2018, undated; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2005

Alexander Brooks "A.B." Jackson Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-2B5
Abstract Alexander Brooks “A.B.” Jackson began teaching in the Art department in 1967 as the school's first black faculty member. The contents of this collection include photographs taken and collected by Jackson of miscellaneous subjects, as well as photographs of his artwork and excerpts from his poetry.
Dates: circa 1965-1981; Other: Date acquired: 01/28/2011

Alice Rice Jaffe Papers

 Collection
Collection ID: RG 17-2B1
Abstract Includes assorted reports, newspaper articles and correspondence, etc. relating to Hampton Roads history and Old Dominion University's early history as Norfolk Division of William and Mary College. Contains material from Jaffe's family including her husband, journalist Louis I. Jaffe, her father, Colonel Henry Rice and ancestor, Captain Samuel Davis.
Dates: 1807-1950, undated; Other: Majority of material found within 1919-1950; Other: Date acquired: 06/01/1977