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Office of the President Records: Roy S. Nicks

 Series — Box: 8, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: UnivRec-0530.4

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the general files maintained in the president's office during the tenure of ETSU President Roy S. Nicks. Papers accumulated during the interim president of Dr. Bert Bach (1991-1992) are also included within Series III. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes of c\various university committees, councils, and task forces, newsclippings, press releases, financial records, files related to activities of ETSU's overseeing boards (the Tennessee State Board of Regents and the Tennessee Higher Education Commission), university publications, and miscellaneous printed matter. Among the subjects documented about ETSU and higher education in Tennessee are issues related to accreditation, academic standards, curriculum, business and finance, academic governance, academic departments and university offices, faculty and other university personnel, athletics, student affairs, affirmative action, campus life, research, campus physical plant, social and cultural events, various educational associations and organizations, and the Quillen College of Medicine.


  • 1991 - 1996


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.


85.5 linear feet (in 171 legal-size document boxes)

Language of Materials



The records documenting the administration of Roy S. Nicks 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. Currently, there are gaps in folder numbering. The missing folders can be found in the Bert Bach Office of the President Records or were removed in accordance with TBR retention policy.

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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