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Art Department General Files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: UA-7-3-3

Scope and Contents

The Art Department collection includes general departmental information and memos dealing with matters from faculty searches to planning exhibits. The bulk of the collection is Exhibits posters. Box 2 features exhibition posters of student work, some faculty work, and programs involving invited artists arranged, where possible, chronologically from 1946 to the present. Faculty exhibitions, held annually for the combined faculty along with some specialized faculty exhibits, fall in the general period from the mid 1970's and 1980's. Featured faculty include Dr. William Martin, Irene Dodd, Lee Bennett, Ruth Kahler, Russell McRae, Joe Pember, and Don Penny. One folder is devoted to Valdosta State exhibitions of the work of Lamar Dodd. Publications in the Collection include a Fine Arts Dedication Program, Volumes 1 and 2 of The Arts Magazine.


  • 1946-present
  • Acquired: 2005-09-25


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


2.00 Boxes

8.0 items

4 binders

3.0 Portfolio



Source of Acquisition

Julie Bowland

Method of Acquisition

Deed of Gift for Still Life with Fruit

Accruals and Additions

April 2009: art posters from 2002-2009. Deed of gift. There is a folder in the director's offics marked UA 703 Art with a finding aid, processing notes and an accession form 1999-012

Archon Finding Aid Title
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note

Revision Statements

  • 2020-10-29: Revised for DACS compliance by Douglas Carlson

Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta GA 30601 United States
229-259-5055 (Fax)