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Department of Chemistry Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5028

Scope and Contents

The Department of Chemistry Records contain mostly administrative and correspondence material dating 1961-1995. Much of the material is correspondence and memoranda between faculty, staff, the College of Arts and Sciences, Vice-Chancellor's office, the Dean's office, the Chemistry Department and the Chemistry Department chair. Additionally, this record group contains meeting minutes, information on continuing education, information on the A.R. Smith Scholarship, studies, research projects, student recommendations, operating documents, and other administrative documents.

Dates

  • 1961-1998
  • Majority of material found within 1988 - 1995

Creator

Historical Note

Chemistry has been taught at Appalachian since at least 1926, and the Department of Chemistry was established around 1934. Currently, the department offers one Bachelor of Arts degree and several Bachelor of Science options, including a secondary education concentration with teaching licensure. Bachelor of Science degrees include the following concentrations: Certified Chemist, Environmental, Forensic Science, Individually Designed, Marketing and Business, Professional and Paramedical.

Extent

8 Linear Feet (16 Boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Department of Chemistry was established around 1934, and currently offers one Bachelor of Arts degree and several Bachelor of Science options, including a secondary education concentration with teaching licensure. The Department of Chemistry Records contain mostly administrative and correspondence material dating 1961-1995.
Status
Completed
Author
Dustin Witsman
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Boone U.S.A. - North Carolina 28608-2026 United States
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