JMU Archives

Most JMU manuscript collections are found in the Manuscript Collections, marked as *JMU Records,*JMU Alum Papers,* or *JMU Faculty Papers*

JMU records with minimal description are listed below:

Admissions Office
AD 94-0113 – Annual reports; 1961-19– (gap ’62-64), 2 Hollinger box.
AD 94-0316 – Preview, Viewbk. brochures, Newsletter.; 1972-1994 (gaps), .5 Hollinger box.

Annual Events Office
AN 92-0915 – Commencement videos; Dec. 1989-1998.
AN 93-0916 – Commencement programs; 1910 – (kept current), 1 storage box.

Anthony Seeger Campus School
AS 91-1016 – Inventory, enrollment, misc.; 1970s-80s, 1 Hollinger box and 3 oversize folders housed with AS 93-0303 box 3
AS 93-0303 – PTA minutes, scrapbooks; 1958-1979, 1 Hollinger and 2 oversize manuscript boxes.

College of Applied Science & Technology
CAS 2004-0604 – 7 reports/proposals on development of College, 1988-99, 1/2 Hollinger box

College of Education
CED 94-0112 – Teacher ed. accreditation report; 1993, 1 Hollinger box.

Field Services & Placement
FI 93-0909 – Liaison with public schools; 1951-70 (gaps), .5 Hollinger box.

Living Sciences Department
LS 91-0904 – Annual Reports, Five Year plans, Self-Evaluations, Scrapbooks [disassembled]; 1950 -1990, 2 1/2 Hollinger boxes

Madison Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies
MA 95-1002 – Center for Science & Tech., 1984-1993; 2 fold.; Freshman Seminar, 1987-1993; 3 folders.

President Samuel P. Duke 
PR 94-0330 – President Duke’s correspondence with students, parents, & prospective employees, 1944-46; 1/2 Hollinger box.
PR 99-1116 – Executive Committee minutes, Oct. 1948-Aug. 1949. This committee administered the college during Dr. Duke’s illness. 1/2 Hollinger box.

President Linwood Rose 
PR 99-0928 – President Linwood Rose’s inauguration: programs, speech, invitations, videos, etc.; Sept. 1999, 1 Hollinger box.

Public Relations (material from several offices)
PU 87-9022 – Press releases: 1969-1984, 8 storage boxes.
PU 88-1015 – News clippings: photocopies for 1908-21, 1930, 1933-44 in 1 Hollinger box; scrapbooks (many with indexes) for 1945-58 in 2 storage boxes; 12 binders for 1963-75 in 4 flat boxes.
PU 88-1027 – News clipping scrapbooks: 1975-1986, 12 flat boxes.

Recordings and Oversize Images 
RE 93-0427 – Miscellaneous recordings, 1968-1986
#1 Withdrawn; video of President Carrier’s inauguration 12/71 proved to be such poor quality as to be unusable and the content irretrievable.
#2A, #2B – Roy Nichols, Founder’s Day, 1968
#3A, #3B – Clark Kerr, Wilson Hall 10/8/1971
#4A, #4B – Miller Hall Dedication 4/26/75
#5 – The Madison College Story
#6 – R. Carrier, Orientation 7/7/75
#11 – Classroom of the 21st Century, 1993 (2 copies), vhs
Box 2 (Flat)
3 framed images:
– State Teachers College Glee Club at Winchester, 1931
– Albumen print of original campus drawing of Quad by architect Charles M. Robinson
– Albumen print of original campus drawing of academic village by Charles M. Robinson
Box 3 (Flat)
3 framed images:
– President Burruss
– President Duke