Notes on Art Department Faculty and History

MC 1377

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: 479-575-8444

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Heath Robinson, 2019.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Turpin, Thomas Dean
Notes on Art Department Faculty and History
Inclusive Dates
MC 1377
0.1 linear feet (1 box)
Materials are in English.
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

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Use Information

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Acquisition Information

The Notes on Art Department Faculty and History was donated to the Special Collections Department by Michael Peven on behalf of the University of Arkansas Department of Art circa 1992.

Preferred Form of Citation

Notes on Art Department Faculty and History (MC 1377), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

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Biographical Note

Tom Turpin, professor of art at the University of Arkansas, compiled in 1988-1990 notes towards a history of the department. After his death, Michael Peven, chairman of the department, allowed a photocopy of the notes to be made for Special Collections. The file includes extracts from various University publications documenting faculty appointments, budgets, and course offerings of the art department; descriptions of related courses in industrial arts, handiwork and other disciplines; descriptions of the studio and classroom environments, equipment and supplies; descriptions of activities in which art faculty and students participated; and brief references to University events outside the department of art.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 275 typescript pages of information gathered from multiple published sources intended to be made into a history of the department.

Detailed Description of the Collection

The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection

Box 1

Box 1 Item 1

Notes on Art Department Faculty and History, 1988-1990


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