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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Manuscripts

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

President's Office:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1928-1984, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Tech University
Title: President's Office Records,
Dates: 1928-1984
Abstract: The President's Office collection contains office files of Cecil Mackey, president of Texas Tech University from 1976-1979.
Collection # U 147.9
Quantity: 13 Boxes (13.0 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Maurice Cecil Mackey Jr. (1929-2018) served as the ninth president of Texas Tech University from 1976-1979. Born in Montgomery, Alabama, Mackey received his B.S. and M.A. degrees in economics from the University of Alabama and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Illinois. Upon receiving a law degree from Alabama in 1958, Mackey taught law and later served in various federal agencies before becoming the president of the University of South Florida from 1971-1976. After leaving Texas Tech, Mackey served as president of Michigan State University from 1979-1985 where he later taught economics. (Biographical information gleaned from https://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2018/maurice-cecil-mackey-jr-msus-16th-president-dies/, last accessed May 16, 2018).

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Scope and Content

This 13 box collection consists of office files, correspondence, statistics, financial materials and reports from the presidency of Cecil Mackey. There are various college and departmental files as well as Faculty Senate, and athletic and student organizational materials. Also included are 2 photographs.

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Organization

The collection is arranged alpha-chronologically into the following series:

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Jones, Helen DeVitt.
Mackey, Maurice Cecil, Jr. 1929-2018.
Stafford, Lee.
Turner, George S.
Subjects (Organizations)
College Football Association.
International Center for Arid and Semi-arid Land Studies.
Lubbock Chamber of Commerce.
Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation.
National Ranching Heritage Center.
Robert A. Welch Foundation.
Texas Tech University. Board of Regents.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. School of Medicine.
Texas Tech University. School of Law.
Subjects (Places)
Reese Air Force Base (Tex.)
Subjects
Universities and colleges--Texas--Administration.

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Related Materials:

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

President's Office Records, 1928-1984, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Accession Information

Donation, undated

Processing Information

Processed by: Lisa Haney, 2018.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Manuscripts

box folder
1 1 Academic Affairs, 1978-1981
2 Academic Council, 1977-1979
3 Academic Council, 1980-1982
4 Academic Leadership Development Program, 1980-1981
5 Academic Policies, 1966-1977
6 Academic Publications Policy Committee, 1972-1980
7 Accounting Department, 1966-1984
8 Accreditation, 1928-1981
9 Accreditation: Self Study, 1973-1980
10 Achievement Records for College Scientists (ARCS), 1976-1978
11 Administrative Policy, Practices and Procedures, 1974-1980
12 Admissions, 1968-1974
13 Admissions, 1975-1976
14 Admissions, 1977-1981
15 Ad Valorem Tax, 1977-1979
16 Aerospace Studies. 1972-1975
17 Aerospace Studies. 1976-1981
18 Affiliation Agreements, 1970-1977
19 Affirmative Action, 1976-1978
20 Affirmative Action, 1979
box folder
2 1 Affirmative Action, 1980-1981
2 Affirmative Action, 1982-1984
3 Agricultural Sciences, 1977-1980
4 Agricultural Sciences, 1981
5 Agricultural Sciences: Dean Search, 1978-1979
6 Agricultural Sciences: TTU Centers in Amarillo, Killgore, and Pantex, 1966-1981
7 Agronomy, 1966-1968
8 Agronomy, 1969-1981
9 Aircraft Lease Information, 1974-1981
10 Allied Health, School of, 1973-1975
11 Amarillo Academic Regional Health Center, 1971-1980
12 Ambulatory Clinics, 1975-1977
13 American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), 1978-1981
14 American Association of University Professors (AAUP), 1979-1981
15 American Council of Learned Societies, 1975-1980
16 American Council on Education (ACE), Jan-May 1978
17 American Council on Education (ACE), Jun-Dec 1978
18 AMOCO Foundation (1 print), 1966-1981
19 Anatomy, 1980
box folder
3 1 Animal Science, 1966-1980
2 Anthropology, 1968-1981
3 Appropriation Requests, 1979-1981
4 Architecture, 1967-1981
5 Art Department, 1966-1981
6 Arts and Sciences, 1966-1981
7 Association of American Colleges, 1975-1981
8 Association of American Medical Colleges, 1970-1981
9 Association of Texas Colleges and Universities, 1976-1981
10 Athletic Council, 1975-1981
11 Athletic Council: Women's, 1976-1981
12 Attorney General, 1970-1981
13 Auditorium: Coliseum, 1966-1981
14 Award for Excellence Program, 1977-1981
15 Baseball, 1979-1981
16 Basketball, 1966-1980
17 Benefits and Retirement Committee, 1979-1981
18 Biblical Literature Department, 1967-1981
box folder
4 1 Biology, 1966-1972
2 Biology, 1973-1981
3 Board for International Food and Agriculture Development (BIFAD), 1977-1981
4 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, 1970-1975
5 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, 1976-1977
6 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Jan-Jun 1978
7 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Jul-Dec 1978
8 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Jan-Mar 1979
9 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Apr-Jul 1979
10 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Aug-Dec 1979
11 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Jan-May 1980
12 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Jun-Dec 1980
13 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Jan-Jul 1981
14 Board of Regents: Correspondence and Notes, Aug 1981-1982
15 Board of Regents: Stafford, Lee, 1979-1980
16 Board of Regents: Vitas, 1975-1979
17 Board of Regents: Workman, Don R., 1976-1980
18 Budget, 1970-1975
box folder
5 1 Budget, 1976-1982
2 Budget: Guidelines, 1975-1977
3 Budget: Legislative, 1976
4 Budget: Legislative, 1977-1978
5 Budget: Legislative, 1979
6 Budget: Legislative, 1980-1981
7 Building Maintenance and Utilities, 1966-1981
8 Business Administration, 1975-1977
9 Business Administration, 1978-1979
10 Business Administration: Accounting Advisory Committee, 1976-1982
11 Business Administration: Finance Advisory Committee, 1977
12 By-Laws: Board of Regents, 1974
13 Campus Security Committee, 1972-1981
14 Center for Public Service, 1980
15 Center for the Study of the Presidency, 1974-1980
16 Chamber of Commerce: Lubbock, 1974-1981
17 Chemical Engineering, 1970-1981
18 Chemistry, 1966-1981
19 China:Correspondence, 1978-1981
20 Christmas Cards, 1976-1977
21 City of Lubbock, 1975-1981
22 Civil Engineering, 1966-1980
23 Classical and Romance Languages, 1968-1980
24 Clothing and Textiles, 1971-1980
25 Code of Student Affairs, 1972-1980
box folder
6 1 College Football Association, 1976-1981
2 Commencement, 1974-1980
3 Comparative Literature Symposium, 1973-1981
4 Complaints, 1974-1976
5 Complaints, 1977-1978
6 Complaints, 1979
7 Complaints, 1980
8 Complaints, 1981
9 Construction, 1978-1979
10 Coordinating Board, 1977-1978
11 Coordinating Board, Jan-Aug 1979
12 Coordinating Board, Sep 1979-1980
13 Coordinating Board: Review Core Curriculum, 1980
14 Correspondence: TTU Presidents (Letter from George Bush), 1979
15 Correspondence: TTU President, 1980-1981
16 Council of Presidents, 1978-1979
17 Council of Presidents, 1980
18 Dads Association, 1976-1981
19 Dean: School of Medicine, 1972-1980
box folder
7 1 Dean Search: Health Sciences Center (HSC), 1981-1982
2 Degrees: School of Medicine, 1972-1980
3 Department Reviews, 1978-1979
4 Development and University Relations: Vice President, 1975-1980
5 Economics, 1968-1980
6 Education, College of, 1976-1978
7 Education, College of, 1979-1981
8 Electrical Engineering, 1967-1981
9 El Paso Regional Academic Health Center, 1973-1980
10 Emeritus Faculty, 1969-1981
11 Engineering, 1976-1981
12 English, 1976-1981
13 Enrollment, 1971-1981
14 Entertainment: Dinners and Receptions, 1979-1980
15 Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1974-1978
16 Executive Committee: TTU Health Sciences Center, 1980-1981
17 Ex-Students Association, 1976-Aug 1980
18 Ex-Students Association, Sep 1980-1981
19 Faculty, 1973-1976
20 Faculty, 1977-1981
21 Faculty Club, 1965-1980
22 Faculty Council, 1973-1980
23 Faculty Development, 1973-1980
24 Faculty Development Leave Committee, 1976-1981
25 Faculty Senate, 1975-Apr 1978
26 Faculty Senate, May 1978-1979
27 Faculty Senate, 1980
box folder
8 1 Faculty Senate, 1981
2 Family Medicine Department, 1974-1980
3 Finance, 1967-1978
4 Finance and Administration: Vice President, 1972-1978
5 Finance and Administration: Vice President, 1979-Jul 1980
6 Finance and Administration: Vice President, Aug-Dec 1980
7 Finance and Administration: Vice President, 1981
8 Finances: School of Medicine, 1972-1979
9 Food and Nutrition, 1969-1977
10 Food and Nutrition, 1979-1981
11 Football: 1976 Astro Bluebonnet Bowl, 1976-1977
12 Football: Correspondence, 1979-1980
13 Foundations: School of Medicine, 1970-1974
14 Foundations: School of Medicine, 1975-1980
15 Fraternities and Sororities: Housing, 1964-1981
16 Funding Proposal: Health Sciences Center, 1978
17 General Counsel, 1979
18 General Counsel, 1980-1981
box folder
9 1 Gerontology, 1979-1980
2 Gifts and Grants, 1973-1978
3 Gifts and Grants, 1979-1980
4 Gifts and Grants, 1981
5 Govenor's Office, 1977-1979
6 Govenor's Office, 1980
7 Govenor's Task Force on Higher Education, 1982
8 Graduate Council, 1973-1975
9 Graduate Council, 1976-1981
10 Graduate School, 1975-1981
11 Grievance Committee, 1972-1980
12 Handicapped (Braile Map of TTU), 1970-1980
13 Health Education and Welfare, 1971-1977
14 Health Education and Welfare, 1978-1980
15 Health, Physical Education and Recreation, 1967-1981
16 Higher Education Management Effectiveness Council, 1980-1981
17 Historical Building and Policies, 1977-1980
18 Hisory Department, 1966-1980
19 Home and Family Life Department, 1967-1975
20 Home Economics College, 1976-1977
21 Home Economics College, 1978-1980
box folder
10 1 Home Economics Education Department, 1967-1977
2 Horn Professorships, 1966-1980
3 Human Subjects, 1966-1980
4 International Center for Arid and Semi Arid Land Studies, 1976-1977
5 International Center for Arid and Semi Arid Land Studies, 1978-1980
6 International Programs, 1976-1980
7 Invitations, Jun-Aug 1981
8 Industrial Engineering, 1966-1980
9 Insurance for Employees and Students, 1966-1980
10 Jones, Helen DeVitt, 1966-1981
11 Junction: TTU Center, 1971-1981
12 Kennedy, S.M., 1978-1980
13 KTXT Radio, 1959-1981
14 Latin American Area Studies, 1972-1980
15 Latin American Organizations, 1973-1975
16 Law School, 1978-1981
17 Law School: Dean's Search, 1976- Aug 1980
18 Law School: Dean's Search, Aug-Dec 1980
19 Law School: Dean's Search, 1981
20 Law School Foundation, 1969-1977
21 Legislation: Texas, 1976-1980
22 Legislation: United States, 1976-1981
23 Library, 1976-1981
box folder
11 1 Library Committee, 1967-1977
2 Lubbock Club, 1968-1981
3 Lubbock Lake Site, 1980
4 Mass Communication Advisory Committee, 1970-1980
5 Mass Communication Department, 1976-1981
6 Mathematics Department, 1966-1980
7 Mexico, 1979-1980
8 Military Sciences, 1976-1979
9 Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation, 1967-1981
10 Minority Affairs Committee, 1971-1980
11 Minority Studies, Organizations and Activities, 1976-1981
12 Museum, 1976-1979
13 Museum, 1980-1981
14 Music Deparment, 1973-1978
15 Music Deparment, 1979-1981
16 Naming of Buildings, 1966-1978
17 Panama, 1975-1980
18 Petroleum Engineering Department, 1967-1981
19 Philosophy Department, 1966-1979
20 Physics Department, 1966-1980
21 Plant and Soil Sciences Department, 1978-1980
22 Poland, 1974-1980
23 Political Science Department, 1966-1979
24 President's Executive Council, 1975-1979
25 President's Executive Council, 1980
26 President's Staff Meeting Minutes, 1976-1977
box folder
12 1 President's Staff Meeting Minutes, 1978-1979
2 Psychology Department, 1976-1980
3 Ranching Heritage Center, 1978-1979
4 Ranching Heritage Center, Jan-Jul 1980
5 Ranching Heritage Center, Aug-Dec 1980
6 Ranching Heritage Center, 1981
7 Range and Wildlife Management Department, 1969-1980
8 Reception for George S. Turner, undated
9 Red Raider (1 print), 1974-1977
10 Red Raider Club, 1976-1981
11 Reese Air Force Base, 1973-1980
12 Saddle Tramps, 1967-1981
13 Schedule Log Books, 1977
14 Schedule Log Books, 1978
15 Schedule Log Books, 1979
16 Schedule Log Books, 1980-1981
17 Sociology Department, 1966-1973
18 Sociology Department, 1974-1980
19 Solar Energy Proposals, 1975-1978
20 Southwest Collections, 1975-1978
21 Southwest Collections, 1979-1981
22 Southwest Collections Report, 1977
23 Speech and Hearing Clinic, 1972-1981
box folder
13 1 Speech and Theatre Department, 1966-1979
2 State Offices, 1976-1980
3 State Offices, 1981
4 Student Affairs: VP, 1973-1981
5 Student Association, 1973-1981
6 Symposiums and Seminars, 1975-1979
7 Tenure, 1978-1980
8 Tenure and Privilege Committee, 1976-1980
9 Texas Instruments Foundation, 1974-1979
10 Texas Tech Band, 1968-1980
11 Texas Tech University Foundation, 1972-1977
12 Texas Tech University Foundation, 1978-1981
13 Textile Research Center, 1973-1979
14 Trauma Center, 1980
15 University Artists and Speakers Committee, 1965-1970
16 University Artists and Speakers Committee, 1971-1977
17 University Center, 1972-1980
18 University Professors, 1972-1977
19 Water Resources, 1966-1981
20 Welch, Robert A. Foundation, 1977-1981
21 Yugoslavia Studies, 1977-1978

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