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UA. University archives

 Record Group
Identifier: UA
Collections created by James Madison University entities (1908-present) including former presidents, the Board of Visitors, student organizations, and academic and administrative departments. Collections comprise materials that document core functions of the university and include meeting minutes, architectural drawings, photographs, correspondence and memoranda, printed ephemera, scrapbooks, financial records, and audiovisual materials.

Found in 48 Collections and/or Records:

Office of the President: G. Tyler Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0025
Abstract

The Office of the President: G. Tyler Miller Papers are comprised of interviews, correspondence, minutes, reports, court documents and judiciary transcripts created during Miller’s tenure as president of Madison College from 1949-1971. The collection is comprised of three series: Professional Papers, Court Documents, and Disciplinary Papers.

Dates: 1941-1998

Phi Beta Kappa chapter applications

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0056
Abstract

The Phi Beta Kappa Chapter Applications, 2006-2007, comprise two applications to shelter a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa at James Madison University.

Dates: 2006 - 2007

Phi Mu. Gamma Theta Chapter scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0054
Abstract

The Phi Mu Gamma Theta Chapter Scrapbooks, 1958-1984, comprise 23 scrapbooks created by Phi Mu members that document the activities of the women's fraternity and include photographs with captions and printed ephemera.

Dates: 1958 - 1984

School of Art and Art History Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0044
Abstract

This collection is comprised of photographs of students and faculty at the School of Art and Art History, now the School of Art, Design and Art History, from circa 1970 to 2000.

Dates: circa 1970-2000

School of Music Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0048
Abstract

The School of Music Scrapbooks, 1915-1999 (bulk 1969-1999), consist of 18 scrapbooks and loose ephemera. These scrapbooks predominantly chronicle the events of the Madison College Chorale between 1969 and 1997 under the direction of David A. Watkins, with other scrapbooks including one for the Women’s Concert Choir under the direction of Sally M. Lance and another for the Madison College Glee Club under the direction of Edna T. Shaeffer.

Dates: 1915-1999; Majority of material found within 1969-1999

School of Theatre and Dance Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0045
Abstract

The School of Theatre and Dance Records, 1930-2011 (bulk 1981-1993) consists of playbills, programs and curriculum brochures relating to theatre and dance performances at and sponsored by James Madison University

Dates: 1930-2011; Majority of material found within 1981-1993

Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) Programming Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0013
Abstract The Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Expression (SOGIE) Programming Records, 1984-2019, document the LGBTQ student group at JMU under its various organizational names incuding Lambda Gamma Lambda (LGL); Harmony; LGBT & Ally Education Program; and Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) Programming. Records include newsletters, photographs, resources and brochures produced by SOGIE and allied groups, outreach and promotional materials, and newspaper...
Dates: 1984-2019

Sister Speak Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0015
Abstract

The Sister Speak Records, 1998-2019, include administrative files related to Sister Speak, a feminist literary journal and organization at James Madison University, sponsored by JMU's Department of English.

Dates: 1998-2019

Small Business Development Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0009
Abstract

The Small Business Development Center Records documents the creation and growth of the Shenandoah Valley Small Business Development Center. The collection comprises of financial budgets, proposals, donations, outreach programs, and articles that cover the growing success of the Shenandoah Valley SBDC at James Madison University.

Dates: 1980-2004

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Institutional Self-Study Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0043
Abstract

The SACS Institutional Self-Study Records contain documents related to James Madison University's accreditation process, administered by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, from 1961-1992.

Dates: 1961-1992

State Student Loan Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0034
Abstract

The State Student Loan Fund Ledger contains record of student loans at the State Teachers College at Harrisonburg, from 1928-1936.

Dates: 1928-1936

State Teachers College Class Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0032
Abstract

The State Teachers College Class Meeting Records are comprised of three record books containing minutes from class meetings, from 1928-1937.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1928-1937

Stratford Players Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0029
Abstract

The Stratford Players Records is comprised of record books, scrapbooks, correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, rehearsal scripts, programs and playbills, and copies of yearbook pages, documenting the activities of the Stratford Players (formerly known as the Stratford Literary Society and the Stratford Dramatic Club), from 1914-1983.

Dates: 1920-1993

Student Government Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0007
Abstract

The Student Government Association Records consist of 12 cubic feet of material relating to the activities of the James Madison University's Student Government Association from its establishment as the Student Association of the State Normal School for Women at Harrisonburg in 1915 until 2015.

Dates: 1915-2015

Student Theatre Productions Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0046
Abstract

The Student Theatre Productions Collection, 1912-1966 consists of programs and playbills for student plays at Madison College, including Class Plays and productions sponsored by the Athletic Association.

Dates: 1912-1966

Women’s Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0035
Abstract

The Women's Club Records are comprised of newsletters, yearbooks, directories, papers, scrapbooks, media files and photographs that document the activities of the James Madison University's Woman’s Club, from 1977-2013.

Dates: 1977-2013

World War I Posters

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0038
Abstract

The collection is comprised of two World War I posters used at the State Normal School for Women at Harrisonburg, ca. 1917: “Stars and Stripes Forever,” and a poster advertising enrollment to the State Normal School for Women in order to support the war effort.

Dates: circa 1917

YWCA Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0028
Abstract

The collection is comprised of two volumes of bound posters and programs pertaining to the State Normal and Industrial School branch of the YWCA, from 1909-1958.

Dates: 1909-1958