University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Thomas M. Hatfield Papers

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hatfield, Thomas M.
Title: Thomas M. Hatfield Papers
Dates: 1960s-2007
Abstract: Materials spanning the professional career of Dr. Thomas M. Hatfield
Extent 2.5 ft.
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, records, printed material, clippings, speeches, maps, memoranda, schedules, photographs, books, and other materials spanning the professional career of Dr. Thomas M. Hatfield. Of particular note are papers related to Hatfield's involvement in the development of John Tyler Community College in Virginia and Austin Community College in Texas; his work at the University of Texas at Austin as Dean of the Division of Continuing Education (1977-2007); as a founder of the Normandy Scholars Program; and as a Senior Research Fellow and Director of the Institute for Studies in American Military History at the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Thomas M. Hatfield Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Detailed Description of the Collection



4Zc201 American Council of Learned Societies Administrative Officers Meeting, November 9, 1990
Austin Board of Realtors, November 15, 1977
American People Poll, March 1999
Clippings and tidbits: Continuing Education
Clippings and tidbits: Economy
Clippings and tidbits: University of Texas
Commencement Exercises: LBJ High School, May 27, 1977
Commencement: speeches by other people
Division of Extension, August 7, 1979
The Engaged Institution
TMH Engineering Speech
Fulbright Alumni Association, December 12, 1990
Eulogy: Dr. C.C. Covert, October 21, 1991
Graduate Fellows’ Breakfast Group, April 1994
Hamilton, Texas, February 2, 1980
Houston Bayou Citizens Breakfast Club, June 14, 1995
Historical, Academic (speeches by other people)
LAMP speech—Elderhostel—Centenarians—“Aging in USA”
Lifelong Engineering Education: Rationale and models, September 2, 1997
Memphis State University “Dilemma of Faculty Involvement…,” December 4, 1979
Migrant Student Luncheon, March 27, 1998
Migrant Student Program (References)
NASULGC, New Orleans, November 9, 1992
NASULGC, June 17, 1999
Notes for remarks to Dean’s Council—“Continuing Education Vision Statement,” September 19, 1997
NUCEA Symposium “Contracting for Training with the Federal Government,” February 11, 1982
NUCEA, New Orleans, April 30, 1990
NUCEA, May 21, 1990
NUCEA Newsletter “It’s lonely at the top…,” February 4, 1991
Mission and Panorama Autonomous University of Guadalajara, September 1991
Oklahoma State University, June 2, 1981
PETEX-IMP luncheon, February 24, 1981
Ideas for Public Persuasion
Public Service and External Relations Task Force, June 26, 1981
Introduction of Dr. Bevington Reed, Sheraton Crest Inn, November 10, 1975
“Role of Extension and Continuing Education in Effecting Positive Institutional Change…,” November 11, 1984
Role and Responsibility of Division of Continuing Education, July 27, 1979
Round-Up, “Update: Teaching and Research,” March 30, 1979
Introduction of Edward Schroer, February 12, 1982
Speeches – Campus Trends, 1994
Speeches – CE
DCE Assembly, May 1981
“Difference Between CE and ‘Regular’ Academic Programs,” November 30, 1981
“Strategic Planning: A Dean’s Perspective,” April 5, 1987
SOS Border Conference
Paper: University of Monterrey, April 28, 2004
Study materials: University of Monterrey, April 28, 2004
Post Modern University
Clippings and tidbits: Handwritten personal notes
Concerning UT (Speeches by other people)
“Colvert Celebration,” materials for talk, Monroe, LA., April 30, 2003
Texas Ex-Students’ Association, March 2, 1977
TACSCE talk, November 21, 2002
TILF Banquet, February 27, 1984
UIL speech, March 14, 1978
U.S. Department of Education--reauthorization of Higher Education Act, November 9, 1989
University and Spirituality
University of Mexico "Development of Academic Extension at the University of Texas at Austin," November 22, 1983
University of Washington (Seattle), June 16, 1994
"What makes for excellence in Continuing Education....?" November 21, 1982
Writer's Conference "Written Words: Past and Present," September 16, 1982
4Zc202 FIMPES Research Materials, April 28, 2004
Welcoming remarks to TACSCE, November 18, 1981
Illiteracy, Studies of, file begun July 1986
Adult Basic Education Conference in Houston, June 15-19, 1987
Research Universities Consortium "The Spring Hill Group"
Airline antitrust suit, class action
Demographic changes, Texas and U.S.
John Tyler Community College
Parliamentary procedure
Critical issues in Continuing Education
Remedial courses in universities
Mandatory C.E.
External Analysis Task Force
Clippings and tidbits: Management and Communications
Dean's Office: TMH Publications
4Zd116 Centennial Commission: Members, addresses, bios
Course materials, C and I, 1984-1985
Handbook on Adult and Continuing Education: correspondence, notes, etc.
Course materials, 1982-1983
QUEST/DO contents
2.116 Map: "Lage West" (Western Front), color copy of the map used by Adolph Hitler and his generals in the immediate response to the Normandy invasion [large OS--top of map cabinets], June 7, 1944
Map: "The World of James A. Michener" [large OS--top of map cabinets], May 2004
3T403j Panoramic photograph: Navy Day in the New York harbor, 1945