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Department of Sociology and Anthropology Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 100-UnivRec 362
The Department of Sociology and Anthropology Records documents the administrative functioning of the department between the mid-1960s and the 1980s and provides insight into such departmental issues as budgeting, hiring and personnel, teaching loads, curriculum development, faculty activities, among other issues. The collection consists principally of office files maintained by the department chair, including correspondence, memoranda, reports, course information and schedules, faculty vitas, requisitions, financial records, newspaper articles, and miscellaneous printed matter.


  • 1965-1989


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


9.25 linear feet

12 boxes other_unmapped

1.00 folder(s)

12.00 Boxes


The collection is arranged alphabetically by subject with oversized materials filed last.

Method of Acquisition

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology Records were transferred to University Archives by Dr. Judith Hammond, department chair, on April 17, 1990.

Separated Materials

Note: Fourteen photographs of faculty members, staff, and students were removed from the collection and placed in the University Photographic Archive (UPA) under the following heading: Offices and Departments: Sociology and Anthropology, Department of.

Processing Information

Mary Dykes completed processing the collection in October 2008.
Mary Dykes
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA