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Office of the President Records: Arthur H. DeRosier, Jr.

 Series — Box: 1-94
Identifier: UnivRec-0530.1

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the general files maintained in the president’s office during the administration of ETSU President Arthur H. DeRosier, Jr., and includes correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes of various university committees and councils, newsclippings, press releases, financial records, files related to activities of ETSU’s overseeing boards (Tennessee State Board of Regents and the Tennessee Higher Education Commission), university publications, and miscellaneous printed matter. These files are arranged primarily as subject files in alphabetical order by topic. The records document university development and operations for the period 1972-1980, though most material is for the period 1977-1980. Among subjects documented about ETSU and higher education in Tennessee are issues related to curriculum; accredidation and academic standards; business and finance; academic governance; faculty and other university personnel; athletics; student affairs; affirmative action; social and cultural events; campus life; campus physical plant; national, state, and local professional educational societies and organizations; research; and the early development of what became the Quillen College of Medicine.


  • Creation: 1972 - 1980


Conditions Governing Access

Materials must be reviewed for sensitive material by an archivist before they can be shared with the public. Please allow extra time for this when requesting these materials.

Permanent staff in the Office of the President have access to all files.


47 linear feet

Language of Materials



The records documenting the administration of Arthur H. DeRosier represent one series in the total record group for the Office of the President. This series is arranged alphabetically using the folder titles supplied by the Office of the President.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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