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University Publications Poster Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0449

This collection contains original University Publications posters recovered from the University of Tennessee’s University Center, which was demolished in 2012 as part of a plan to begin construction on what is now the Student Union. These posters' topics range from event posters, graduate school education programs, sports announcements, Cultural Studies events, English Department events and readings, and general campus news and event announcements. The posters date between 1972-2002, with several posters being undated as well.

Dates

  • 1972-2002, undated
  • Majority of material found within 1978 - 2002
  • undated

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection contains original University Publications posters recovered from the University of Tennessee’s University Center, which was demolished in 2012 as part of a plan to begin construction on what is now the Student Union. These posters' topics range from event posters, graduate school education programs, sports announcements, Cultural Studies events, English Department events and readings, and general campus news and event announcements. The posters date between 1972-2002, with several posters being undated as well.

Biographical/Historical Note

The University of Tennessee’s University Center, built in 1952, was demolished in 2012 as part of a plan to begin construction on what is now the Student Union. The posters contained in this collection were recovered from the University Center before its closing, and detail events on campus from 1972-2002.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480