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Jane Elza Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: UA-23-5

Scope and Contents

Jane Elza was a member of the Political Science Department who was involved in the founding of the Women's and Gender Studies department  at Valdosta State. Her papers involve the AAUP at Valdosta State for the 90s, as well as the founding of the Women's and Gender Studies Department. She was also very involved in the founding and early years of the Faculty Senate, and papers documenting the Faculty Senate are found here.


  • Acquired: 2003-04-02
  • Majority of material found in 1990's

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research


7.0 Boxes



Source of Acquisition

Jane Elza

Method of Acquisition

Signed Deed of gift. a note on the 6-2-2003 that the University status controversy is "semi closed," But since it's been about 20 years, they are open.

Appraisal Information

files for AAUP, Faculty Senate, personal and political science, Women's Studies files and miscellaneous files.

Accruals and Additions

6-2-2003. Letters, responses and reports on University Status Controversy


Box 6 listed as "unprocessed". Unable to locate the box, no description, deleted from the record. 02/23/2023.

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

Revision Statements

  • 2021-04-22: 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)