Faculty and Staff Records,1892-1994

Descriptive Summary

Faculty and Staff Records,1892-1994
Transylvania University
26.5 cubic ft.
Wright, John Dean, 1920-
College of the Bible (Lexington, Ky.)
Transylvania University
Transylvania University -- Faculty
Lexington: heart of the bluegrass
Transylvania: tutor to the West.
Bible colleges -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
Universities and colleges -- Kentucky -- Lexington -- Faculty
Universities and colleges -- Kentucky -- Lexington -- Faculty -- Photographs
Manuscripts for publication
Personnel records.
Photographs. aat
Finding Aid Author
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Transylvania University

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This is a collection of materials about individual Transylvania University faculty members, and the faculty as a whole. The bulk of the collection is files of collected documents and other materials about individual faculty members. These may include correspondence, personnel records, photographs, newsclippings and other materials about the individual. In some cases these files include papers and manuscripts donated by the faculty member. Within this collection is a significant amount of material on John D. Wright, Jr. and his publications, including TRANSYLVANIA: TUTOR TO THE WEST and LEXINGTON: HEART OF THE BLUEGRASS. The remainder of the collection are records of faculty activities including faculty meeting minutes (1931-1986), committee reports and correspondence (1925-1976), curriculum planning documents (1925-1980), faculty handbooks, and various faculty rosters and directories. Also present are grade reports submitted by departments of Transylvania University and the College of the Bible (1911-1921). Restrictions on access: Personnel records are closed. Faculty meeting minutes are closed for ten years. Consult Special Collections Curator. Unpublished catalog of holdings. Variant title: Transylvania University. Faculty and staff.