Performing Arts Center Planning Files, 1978-1992
Title: Performing Arts Center Planning Files, 1978-1992
Record Series: 14/09/01 [Box 24]
Creator: School of Music
Extent: 1 box (0.42 linear feet)
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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The files are arranged chronologically.
Scope and Content
These files were created by Director of the School of Music Ronald Ross in preparation for the building of a performing arts center at the University of Northern Iowa. They include correspondence, memos, reports, minutes of meetings, notes, and secondary publications. Correspondents include Professor Ronald Ross, President Constantine Curris, Professor Howard Jones, Dean of the College of Humanities and Fine Arts Beverly Byers-Pevitts, Director of Facilities Planning Morris Mikkelsen, development staff, and others.
The files provide a good picture of the development of the needs and scope of a proposed facility that culminated in the construction of the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center.
- The planning files
Collection processed and finding aid prepared by Gerald L. Peterson, University Archivist, November 2005. Updated by Gerald Peterson, November 9, 2005, and Library Associate Dave Hoing, January 2018 and April 2018. Linear feet updated on September 14, 2017.