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Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar Dec 2019

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates with order of exercises for all WKU campuses.


Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives Oct 2019

Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by and about WKU Archives and the records management program.


Documenting Tradition: Images From The Kentucky Folklife Program Archives (Fa 777), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jul 2019

Documenting Tradition: Images From The Kentucky Folklife Program Archives (Fa 777), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 777. Photographs and captions used for a 2013 exhibit at the Kentucky Museum, Western Kentucky University, titled "Documenting Tradition: Images from the Kentucky Folklife Program Archives" featuring images form the KFP Archives that were transferred to WKU in 2013.


Wilgus, Donald Knight (Fa 1203), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jul 2019

Wilgus, Donald Knight (Fa 1203), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1203. Student folk studies projects collected by Professor Donald Knight “D. K.” Wilgus while teaching folk studies classes at Western Kentucky University. Most of the items collected are from south central Kentucky, but also includes items from Indiana, Ohio and Tennessee.


Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives Jul 2019

Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by and about WKU Archives and the records management program.


Bell, William Langston "Will," B. 1992 (Fa 1296), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives May 2019

Bell, William Langston "Will," B. 1992 (Fa 1296), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1296. Student folk studies project titled “Games in the Minton Residence Hall of Western Kentucky University,” which includes games collected from Honors College students at the university. Interviews may include game descriptions and rules, and informant name and location. The digital files are stored in the Sound Archives.


Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar May 2019

Ua45/6 Commencement Program, Wku Registrar

WKU Archives Records

Commencement program listing graduates with order of exercises for all WKU campuses. Includes biography of Sam Bush, recipient of the honorary doctorate of fine arts.


Brennan, Mary Kate (Fa 1284), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Apr 2019

Brennan, Mary Kate (Fa 1284), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1284. Student interview conducted by Mary Kate Brennan with renowned Appalachian poet Jim Wayne Miller. Brennan’s focus throughout the interview is on “the cultural sensitivity and awareness that permeates Miller’s poetry.” Miller also touches on what he considers to be the central themes of his work, the struggles and triumphs of communities within the Appalachian region, and pride in cultural heritage. The collection contains a detailed index, interview summary, transcription, index cards with questions, and a reel-to-reel audio tape of the interview.


Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives Apr 2019

Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by and about WKU Archives and the records management program.


Parker, Sandra (Fa 1269), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Mar 2019

Parker, Sandra (Fa 1269), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1269. Student paper titled “Dormitory Stories” in which Sandra Parker collects variants and subtypes of a popular urban legend regarding a student’s death on Western Kentucky University’s campus. Parker provides a brief historic background on the tale and addresses common motifs present in a majority of the narratives. Parker gathered stories from two other WKU students.


Dailey, Jan (Fa 1268), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Mar 2019

Dailey, Jan (Fa 1268), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1268. Student paper titled “The Dorm Death: An Analysis of a Tale” in which Jan Dailey collects variants and subtypes of a popular urban legend regarding a student’s death on WKU’s campus. Dailey provides a brief historic background on the tale and addresses common motifs present in a majority of the narratives. Dailey gathered stories from multiple students living on WKU’s campus.


Tyrie, Betsy And Colin Stephen, Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Jan 2019

Tyrie, Betsy And Colin Stephen, Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

FA Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1245. A collection of materials relating to research on the Felts Log House undertaken by Betsy Tyrie and Colin Stephen. The documentation seeks to interpret the social aspects of the log house as well as architectural changes made to the structure over the course of nearly 150 years. The report also provides insight into the house’s history, its construction, and its eventual relocation to WKU’s campus in the late 1970s. Recorded audio interviews, black and white and color photographs, newspaper articles, and a brief personal essay are also included in the ...


Ua94/6/1 Big Red & The Little Corvette, Carrie Cox Jan 2019

Ua94/6/1 Big Red & The Little Corvette, Carrie Cox

Student/Alumni Personal Papers

Carrie Cox remembers Big Red and his little corvette.


Ua1c4/6 Fraternities Photos, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c4/6 Fraternities Photos, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Images of fraternity groups.


Ua19/16/2 Athletic Media Relations Press Releases, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua19/16/2 Athletic Media Relations Press Releases, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Press releases regarding WKU Athletics, sports teams and individual athletes.


Ua1c11/102 Wku Planning, Design & Construction Photo/Video Collection, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c11/102 Wku Planning, Design & Construction Photo/Video Collection, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Photographs and video created by WKU Planning, Design and Construction.


Ua66/1/4 Ogden College Of Science & Engineering Dean's Office Student & Faculty Organizations, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua66/1/4 Ogden College Of Science & Engineering Dean's Office Student & Faculty Organizations, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by and about student and faculty organizations in the Ogden College of Science & Engineering.


Ua12/2/56 Class Of 1933, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua12/2/56 Class Of 1933, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by and about the Class of 1933.


Ua1c3/4 Dignitaries/Visitors Photos, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c3/4 Dignitaries/Visitors Photos, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Images of dignitaries, visitors and entertainers who have visited Western Kentucky University.


Ua1c2/33 Gordon Wilson Hall Photos, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c2/33 Gordon Wilson Hall Photos, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Images of Gordon Wilson Hall.


Ua1c11/5 Athletic Media Relations Photo Collection - Football, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c11/5 Athletic Media Relations Photo Collection - Football, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Photographs taken by Athletic Media Relations staff members of WKU athletic faculty, staff, students, alumni and events. This section focuses on football.


Ua35/11/1 Chinese Flagship & Confucius Institute, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua35/11/1 Chinese Flagship & Confucius Institute, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by and about the Chinese Flagship program and Confucius Institute.


Ua1c2/57 Parking Structures Photos, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c2/57 Parking Structures Photos, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Images of the parking structures and parking lots.


Ua12/2/54 Class Of 1930, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua12/2/54 Class Of 1930, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by and about the Class of 1930.


Ua37/39 Faculty Personal Papers David Livingston, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua37/39 Faculty Personal Papers David Livingston, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Papers of David Livingston related to Gemini jazz bands.


Ua1c4/14 Dignitaries/Entertainers/Visitors Photos, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c4/14 Dignitaries/Entertainers/Visitors Photos, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Images of groups of visitors, entertainers and dignitaries.


Ua1c5/11 Tennis Photos, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c5/11 Tennis Photos, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Images of tennis teams and games, includes images from Ogden College tennis team.


Ua1c11/5 Athletic Media Relations Photo Collection - Mascots, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c11/5 Athletic Media Relations Photo Collection - Mascots, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Photographs taken by Athletic Media Relations staff members of WKU athletic faculty, staff, students, alumni and events. This section focuses on mascots.


Ua3/7/6 President's Office-Alexander Publication File, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua3/7/6 President's Office-Alexander Publication File, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Publications created by Kern Alexander.


Ua51/1/2 University Libraries Dean Accreditation / Report File, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua51/1/2 University Libraries Dean Accreditation / Report File, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Unprocessed records created by and for the Dean of Libraries regarding accreditation and annual reports.