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Prairie Visions Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0004
Scope and Contents Prairie Visions (PV) is a discipline-based art education (DBAE) professional development program for Nebraska educators, overseen by faculty from the University of Nebraska at Omaha since 1987. The premise of PV is training educators to create curriculum around the arts. This collection consists primarily of materials assembled and/or created by faculty and participants of the annual Prairie Visions institute, and other documents related to planning and assessing the institute. The...

President Barack Obama Visit to UNO Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0230
Content Description Sitting U.S. President Barack Obama visited Omaha on January 13, 2016, the day after his final State of the Union address. Included in the collection are five red and blue unsigned admission tickets, an admission ticket signed by B.J. Reed, a badge, a film (Hi8 MP cassette format), copies of the Omaha World-Herald and Gateway newspapers about the speech at UNO’s Baxter Arena. Also included is a thank you card from President Obama after his visit to Omaha.

Queer Film Class Blogs

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0241
Content Description Prof. Tammie Kennedy’s students in the spring 2016 English course Queer Film were required to create and use a blog platform as part of their coursework. The University of Nebraska at Omaha students discussed various films on their blogs including Pariah, The Kids Are Alright, Weekend, Boys Don’t Cry, Milk, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Dallas Buyers Club, The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Paris Is Burning, and How to Survive a Plague. Students also reflected on their enrollment in...

Queer Omaha Archives Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0072
Content Description The Queer Omaha Archives Ephemera Collection is material collected or received from various sources.

Railroad Laborer Diary

 Collection — Box: MISC-04, Folder: MSS-0056
Identifier: MSS-0056
Content Description Diary of an unidentified male railroad laborer on a crew laying and repairing track along the Columbia River in Oregon. The diary entries are dated July 3-20, 1894. The writer mentions being in Arlington. Typical entries include a log of hours worked, meal breaks, and descriptions of work completed. Also included are some observations of localities like the Columbia River, descriptions of the weather, mention of the O.R. & N. Co. railway, and mentions of specific events such as a dispute...

Rainbow Outreach GLBT Center Records

 Collection — Box: 2017-041
Identifier: MSS-0113
Content Description The records of the Rainbow Outreach GLBT Center documents some of the activities of the center such as providing information and support to the LGBTQ+ communities. Material in the collection includes brochures from Omaha area organizations such as GLSEN and PFLAG, educational reports and brochures on topics such as health and aging, buttons from local events such as Pride in the early 1990s, signs displayed at the center, and other material.

Richard Dean Winchell Lectures

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0187
Scope and Contents

Videotapes and programs from the Richard Dean Winchell Lectures at the University of Nebraska at Omaha Department of History.



The UNO Department of History maintains a list of past Winchell Lectures, located at http://www.unomaha.edu/college-of-arts-and-sciences/history/news-and-events/winchell.php

Richard Flynn Information Science and Technology Collection

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Identifier: UNO-0105
Scope and Contents The Richard Flynn Information Science and Technology Collection contains the papers of Dr. Richard Flynn regarding the 1995 creation of a College of Information Science and Technology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, with documents covering the period from about 1994 until about 1997. The collection includes academic plans, business plans, organizational frameworks, meeting minutes, correspondence, progress checks, reports, surveys, requirements, guidelines, notes, faculty...

Richard Newell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: APAC-0010
Scope and Contents The papers of Richard Newell include material related to his areas of research interest in Afghan studies. Newell was an historian and a representative of the Asia Foundation in Kabul, Afghanistan in the mid-20th century. The collection includes correspondence, reports, presentations, briefing papers, and related material.

Robert and Romaine McIntyre Papers

 Collection — Box: 2016-094
Identifier: MSS-0083
Content Description The papers of Robert McIntyre and Romaine Packard McIntyre include correspondence, diaries, calling cards, and other material created both by the couple and members of their extended family. Many of the letters are from Robert to Romaine or Roma while they were courting. The couple lived in Chicago, but also had connections in other parts of the country including Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, Colorado, and elsewhere. The following information and partial...

Robert B. Howell Papers

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: MSS-0007
Scope and Contents

The collection holds the correspondence files of U.S. Senator Robert B. Howell from his tenure in Congress and date from approximately 1922 through 1933. The files are organized alphabetically with only the letters A, R, and S represented in the folder headings. The folders contain many sheets directing the user to another heading. These see also sheets were produced by the creator of the files. The Howell chaired the Committee on Claims from 1927 to 1933.

Robert E. Clogston Papers

 Collection — Box: 2016-090
Identifier: MSS-0081
Content Description The papers of Robert E. Clogston document his service in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War from November 1950 to March 1954. Clogston was from Williamstown, Vermont and was known as Butch. Clogston was stationed at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, Argentina Newfoundland, Port Lyautey in Morocco, and Trinidad in the British West Indies. He was a builder in the Navy and helped with construction on military bases. His first letter was sent from the Recruit Training Center in Davisville, Rhode Island on...

Robert G. Ruetz Papers

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Identifier: UNO-0008
Scope and Contents The Robert G. Ruetz Papers include materials related to his time as a Professor of Music at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (1965-1990) and materials related to his service on the Opera Omaha Board of Directors. UNO related materials include committee reports, faculty handbook, curriculum reviews, planning documents, publicity articles, Brian Way residency information, correspondence, reviews of the UNO music program, scripts for KVNO-FM Opera broadcasts (1975-1976), audio recordings of...

Robert M. Spire Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0096
Scope and Contents The Robert M. Spire Papers comprise a large collection of papers, speeches, programs, writings, reports, articles, manuscripts, treatises, dissertations, correspondence, transcripts, files, poems, sheet music, audio cassettes, VHS video cassettes, photographs, awards, plaques, certificates, news clippings, pamphlets, autographed books, ephemera, and various works by or in possession of Robert M. Spires. The collection covers his entire career, including his years of service on the University...

Robert S. Runyon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0015
Scope and Contents

The Robert S. Runyon Papers include materials related to Robert S. Runyon's tenure as Director (1978-1999) and Dean (1999-2001) of the Criss Library (then called the University Library) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Materials include library and university planning documents and information about library projects, committees, events, and policies.

Ronald W. Roskens Papers

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Identifier: UNO-0014
Scope and Contents The Ronald W. Roskens Papers include materials related to Ronald W. Roskens' work as Vice President for Administration and Executive Vice President and Professor of Educational Administration at Kent State University (1959-1972), Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (1972-1977), President of the University of Nebraska System (Central Administration in Lincoln, Nebraska) (1977-1989), Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (1990-1992), and...

Ronald W. Roskens Speeches

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Identifier: UNO-0017
Scope and Contents The Ronald W. Roskens Speeches cover the period from 1960 until 1992, including Roskens' time as Vice President for Administration and Executive Vice President and Professor of Educational Administration at Kent State University (1959-1972), Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (1972-1977), President of the University of Nebraska System (Central Administration in Lincoln, Nebraska) (1977-1989), and Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development...

Royal Shakespeare Company Visit to UNO

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0197
Scope and Contents The Royal Shakespeare Company visited the University of Nebraska at Omaha in March 1975, staging performances and holding workshops and instructional sessions. The collection includes photographs, a program, and a copy of the publication England in the Age of Shakespeare.

Rumelheart Books Collection

 Collection — Box: MISC-05, Folder: UNO-0205
Identifier: UNO-0205
Scope and Contents News clippings about author Maude Smith Delavan and her books The Rumelhearts of Rampler Avenue (1937) and A Rumelheart Must Roam (1939). Also included are notes collected by Lucy Phelan for a review of the book and a Books in Brief version of the book. In writing The Rumelhearts of Rampler Avenue, Delavan was inspired by the controversy between the Happy Hollow nieghborhood and the University of Omaha's proposed (and...

Ruth Diamond Levinson Dance Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0188
Scope and Contents Collection of material related to the dance program at the University of Omaha, including a scrapbook, a spiral notebook containing handwritten music, a collage of photographs laminated onto a wooden wall hanging, correspondence, departmental records, event programs, posters, photographs, news clippings, photocopies. The scrapbook includes photographs, news clippings, and ephemera including dried flower corsages. The photo collage plaque was given to Levinson at the time of her...

Ruth Wallace Ross Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0189
Scope and Contents The collection of Ruth Wallace Ross includes photographs of her and her husband and two scrapbooks. The first scrapbook documents her student years at the University of Omaha from 1931-1935. The second scrapbook documents her cross-country trip in summer 1941 with her mother and cousin. The scrapbook includes photographs, guidebooks, brochures, and other ephemera. The scrapbook itself is of note because it is made of yucca.

Sarah Finch Scrapbook and Unidentified Ledger

 Collection — Folder: 2017-003
Identifier: MSS-0094
Content Description The scrapbook of Sarah Finch was created by re-using the ledger of an unidentified business. Miss Finch’s scrapbook includes sheet music, poetry, news clippings, and illustrations. The sheet music includes a printed sheet as well as the handwritten Stephen C. Fosters song "Hard Times." The merchant’s entries cover approximately 100 pages and identification of the merchant may be possible with further study.

Schesser Family Papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS-0048
Content Description The Schesser family papers include a diary kept by patriarch Socrates Schesser in 1915 and an autograph book belonging to son Roy Schesser from 1907. The autograph book was made in Germany and features a child on the colorful front. The following partial transcription of diary entries was provided by the seller: In the front of the diary you'll find this written "This book was bought of Mont Gomery Ward and Co. Kansas City. The record of each day's events heren are...

Selig S. Harrison Papers

 Collection
Identifier: APAC-0008
Scope and Contents The collection of Selig Harrison includes writings, correspondence, notes, and other material collected and created by the author and journalist who has written extensively about Asia, including Afghanistan, before, during, and after the Soviet invasion.

Seven Anderton Papers

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Identifier: MSS-0022
Scope and Contents The Seven Anderton Papers are comprised of the manuscripts, correspondence, and published works of short story author Seven Anderton, from circa 1926-circa 1958. The majority of his stories are westerns or detective fiction. One series of the collection comprises seven boxes of files containing primarily manuscripts and correspondence (both professional and personal), along with some newspaper clippings, check stubs, purchase orders, tax forms, songs, poems, magazines, cards, and family...

Shelton Hendricks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0238
Content Description This collection includes reprints of a wide variety of Shelton Hendricks scholarly publications, plaques and framed awards, Hendricks M.S. thesis & Ph.D. dissertation, bound dissertations completed by Hendricks students, commencement programs from UNO and Tulane University, and a selection of documents generated during Hendricks student years at Tulane.

Shirley A. Collins Papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: APAC-0003
Content Description The letters of Shirley A. Collins to her parents and other family members in the United States detail her life and activities while a Peace Corps volunteer in Afghanistan. The forty-four letters begin with her travel to the U.S. embassy in Kabul in October 1967 and end with her impending departure from Afghanistan in June 1969. Collins was a teacher in Jalalabad in the province of Nangarhar during her time in Afghanistan. Her letters to her family in the U.S. include accounts of her daily life,...

South Central Municipal University Site Club Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0190
Scope and Contents The petition presented to the Board of Regents of the Municipal University of Omaha and the City Council by the South Central Municipal University Site Club includes the text of the petition along with signatures of supporters. The new proposed location was west of Riverview Park in South Omaha.

St. John Paul II Newman Center Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UNO-0235
Content Description This small collection includes materials generated for the grand opening of the St. John Paul II Newman center at UNO. These materials include programs for the opening ceremonies, Ribbon cutting and Blessing procedures, and an invitation to the August 14, 2016 Newman Center opening celebration. There may be additional UNO Newman center materials sent to University Archives during the months ahead.

Steppenwolf Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0025
Scope and Contents The Steppenwolf Collection spans the years 1938-1991, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960-1977. The collection features the papers of Philip Boatright, editor of Steppenwolf: A journal of poetry and opinion, and his associate, Jean Shannon. Steppenwolf an independent, literary journal, featured poetry from the late 1960’s through the mid 1970’s. The Collection contains correspondence, books, manuscripts, photographs, newsletters, postcards, catalogs, and sound recordings....

Storz Brewing Co. Pocket Diary

 Collection — Box: MISC-02, Folder: MSS-0052
Identifier: MSS-0052
Content Description A pocket diary provided “Compliments of Storz Brewing Co. Omaha, Neb.” The journal includes blank pages for the owner to use as well as informational pages at the front and back of the volume providing information about the Storz Brewing Co. brewery including color illustrations of a beer bottle and a malt extract bottle, ideal serving conditions for beer, Omaha streets, populations of U.S. and world cities, U.S. presidents, shipping, and other information.

Student Unrest Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0194
Scope and Contents The collection includes news clippings, resolutions, correspondence, student survey, and other documents related to the occupation student organization BLAC (Black Liberators for Action on Campus) of the office of University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor Kirk Naylor in November 1969 and the subsequent response. The students were arrested. The news clippings were collected by the university while the documents were collected from a variety of sources, which are not attributed, but can be...

SummerWorks Omaha Employment Academy Records

 Collection — Box: MISC-05, Folder: UNO-0219
Identifier: UNO-0219
Scope and Contents The collection of material from SummerWorks Omaha Employment Academy also known simply as SummerWorks Omaha includes correspondence to donors, programs, and pamphlets.

Susan Haney Diary

 Collection — Folder: 2017-036
Identifier: MSS-0111
Content Description The diary of Susan Haney documents the daily activities of this young girl and teenager. She is presumed to live in western Nebraska as she mentions visiting North Platte, Nebraska. Haney’s entries in her diary reference typical childhood and youth activities such as attending piano lessons, Girl Scouts, choir practice, and hunting along with family events such as the wedding of her brother Bill, the death of her grandfather, and visiting family and friends. The diary is a five year diary, but...

Tangerine Bowl Celebration Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0200
Scope and Contents Material from the celebration of the 1955 Tangerine Bowl Championship football on April 12, 2014, including photographs, news clippings, copies of the game film and audio, and other material.

Ted Kooser Poetry Reading Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0199
Scope and Contents Material includes posters, news stories, and related material about U.S. Poet Laureate Ted Kooser's poetry reading at UNO on October 27, 2004.

Terry Sweeney and Pat Phalen Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0077
Content Description The Terry Sweeney and Pat Phalen Papers document some of their interests and life together in Omaha, Nebraska in the late 20th and early 21st centuries including participating in Marches on Washington (1987, 1993), writing the regional newsletter/magazine The New Voice for a decade, Phalen’s reign as ICON Emperor, the Omaha leather scene, safe sex and HIV/AIDS education, workplace activism, and other activities of the local LGBTQ community. The collection includes newsletters, event...

The Afghan Folio

 Collection
Identifier: APAC-0001
Scope and Contents Photographic exhibit held at the University Library, University of Nebraska at Omaha, March 12-25, 1990; sponsored by the Center for Afghanistan Studies, University of Nebraska at Omaha. Framed and matted photographs with donor plates attached to each frame. The photographs were produced with the Kodak Dye Transfer Process by the photographer. Also with the photographs is a binder containing descriptive information about each photograph.

The Early history of the University of Omaha, by Lillian Campen, Thesis and Typescript

 Collection — Volume: 1-2
Identifier: UNO-0040
Scope and Contents Lillian Henderson Campen wrote the first version of The Early History of the University of Omaha as a senior honors thesis in 1948. Two copies of this 64-page 1948 typescript are present in one binder; one copy is clean and the other is marked with extensive handwritten notes (including notes on additional pages). In 1951, Campen submitted the revised and final 148-page version to the Department of History and Government in partial fulfillment of the requirements for her Master of Arts...

Thomas A. Rowland Jr. Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0192
Scope and Contents The collection of Thomas A. Rowland, OU class of 1950, includes his freshman beanie, three small red "Omaha U" pennants, a 1949 OU recreuitman booklet, a photograph, and news clippings.

Thomas Majeski Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0083
Scope and Contents The Thomas Majeski Papers contain the professional papers of Thomas Majeski from his tenure as a professor of Art and Art History at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, 1963-1999, and materials related to the UNO Print Workshop and the Visiting Artists Program (both established by Majeski in 1976 and still in operation). A portion of the collection is organized by the names of the artists who held residencies at the UNO Print Workshop through the Visiting Artists Program. Materials in the...

Tom and Medora Harper Tangerine Bowl Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0193
Scope and Contents The Tom and Medora Harper Tangerine Bowl collection includes programs, tickets, news clippings, a scrapbook, and t-shirt related to football at Omaha University and specifically the Tangerine Bowl. Tom Harper was a member of the class of 1956.

Travel Diary and Almanac

 Collection — Box: MISC-02, Folder: MSS-0051
Identifier: MSS-0051
Content Description A travel journal of a family’s move from near Ashland, Nebraska to near Arcata, California via train recorded in an incomplete copy of an unidentified almanac for 1874. The almanac begins with April 1874 and includes 89 pages of printed material including engravings. The journal or diary section at the end of almanac includes notes for all but seven days for 1874. Some of the engravings include: German draught oxen, walls of Bologne, France, royal tiger, kangaroos, American elk, a...

UN-L Budget Hearings Collection

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0095
Scope and Contents The UN-L Budget Hearings Collection contains material related to the October 1991 budget hearings at the University of Nebraska--Lincoln. The collection includes audio recordings of the hearings on cassette tape and loose reports, statements, correspondence, and other papers related to the budget. This collection has not yet been organized. In 1991, during a time of economic recession, Nebraska Governor Ben Nelson's budget granted significantly less funding than the University of Nebraska...

United States Office of Price Administration Records

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: MSS-0008
Scope and Contents

U.S. government documents produced by the Office of Price Administration, 1941-1947, during and immdiately after World War II. Some of the government reports are jointly issued with the Office of War Information. Also included are scattered correspondence and other material from the Omaha District Office.

University Archives File Cabinet Collection (University of Nebraska at Omaha Records)

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0005
Scope and Contents This collection includes organizational records from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessors, the Municipal University of Omaha and the University of Omaha, dating from the institution's founding in 1908 to the present. Records originated from many colleges, schools, departments, offices, committees, faculty and staff organizations, student organizations, and alumni. Materials include publications, event programs, conference materials, publicity material, meeting minutes,...

University Communications UNO Staff Files Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-9
Identifier: UNO-0157
Content Description The Office of University Communications kept these staff files handy in case a photo or other information about a member of the UNO staff, faculty, or administrator was needed for a press release or internal statement.

University of Nebraska Board of Regents Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0031
Scope and Contents The University of Nebraska Board of Regents Records include print documents produced by, produced for, or used by the Board of Regents, including campus master plans (1970-2010), institutional documents, policy manuals, bylaws, meeting minutes (University of Omaha Trustees' minutes, 1908-1931; University of Omaha Board minutes, 1931-1968; and University of Nebraska Board of Regents minutes, 1968 to the present), departmental self studies, collective bargaining agreements, course...

University of Omaha Basketball Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0217
Scope and Contents One scrapbook about the University of Omaha men's basketball team from the 1956-1957 season. The scrapbook includes news clippings and photos from the basketball media guide or programs. Loose in the scrapbook are programs from several games, schedules, and other ephemera.

University of Omaha Loyalty Oath and Pledge

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UNO-0198
Scope and Contents The University of Omaha loyalty and oath and pledge was required by state statute beginning in 1951 before being overturned in a 1967 ruling. Also included is research and discussion about the oath from 2012.

University of Omaha Sorority Weddings and Engagements Scrapbook

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: UNO-0201
Scope and Contents Scrapbook documenting engagements and weddings of members of OU sororities from 1939-1949. Scrapbook has been disassembled and rehoused.

University of Omaha Student Petition in Protest of Proposed Merger with Bellevue College

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UNO-0204
Scope and Contents In Fall 1910, University of Omaha students protested the proposed merger of OU with Bellevue College with a petition signed by over 35 students.

University of Omaha Student Union Board Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0191
Scope and Contents One large red scrapbook documenting activities of the OU Student Union Board and student life at the university through photographs, postcards, reproductions, news clippings, brochures, and other material.

UNO Academic Planning Council Program Review Compendiums

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0027
Scope and Contents The UNO Academic Planning Council Program Review Compendiums are spiral-bound volumes annually prepared by the Academic Planning Council (APC). UNO academic units are reviewed on a seven-year cycle, and six to eight academic units are reviewed during each fiscal year. Available compendiums span the period from 1980/1981 through 1991/1992. Compendiums gather primary documents relating to each UNO academic unit reviewed during the fiscal year, including unit self-studies, on-campus audit...

UNO Alumni Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0048
Scope and Contents The UNO Alumni Association Records are the records of the Alumni Association of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha. The collection includes an alumni directory (2007); Alumni Association Board of Directors meeting minutes (paper and microfilm, 1915-1987); financial records (1976-2006); the Board of Directors binder from Alumni Association President Ellen Gast (1972); resource guide; correspondence; drafts; news articles; notes about alumni...

UNO Annual Reports

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0034
Scope and Contents The UNO Annual Reports collection comprises the printed monthly and annual reports of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha, covering the period from 1929 through 1995. The collection includes the First Annual Report of President E. W. Emery to the Board of Trustees of the University of Omaha (1929); Reports of the President, Municipal University of Omaha (1936-1949); University of Omaha Annual Reports (1947/1948-1966/1967); University of...

UNO Art Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0137
Scope and Contents The UNO Art Collection includes works of art created at, commissioned by, or collected by the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha, from circa 1908 to the present. It includes painted portraits of university presidents, chancellors, officers, and others; paintings of university buildings, including conceptual art related to building construction; artwork formerly used as decorations in campus buildings; literary artwork; caricatures; and more. Some...

UNO Artifact Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0132
Scope and Contents The UNO Artifact Collection includes objects related to the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha, from circa 1908 to the present. The collection includes a diverse array of OU and UNO branded items, t-shirts, hats, sweaters, blankets, scrapbooks, proclamations, trophies, award plaques, flags, pennants, pins, pens, seat cushions, coffee mugs, toys, ephemera, memorabilia, and other objects.The bulk of this collection has not yet been...

UNO Arts and Sciences Deans’ Correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0160
Content Description This collection includes UNO Arts & Sciences Deans' correspondence with and from the UNO Deans of Education, Fine Arts, Engineering, and CPACS, as well as several University Administrators. Also included in this collection are letters, reports, proposals, and copies of publications from UNO colleges, offices, and departments. These items were often sent to Arts & Sciences Deans for their perusal.

UNO Athletics Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0074
Scope and Contents The UNO Athletics Collection comprises a large and diverse array of materials related to the various athletics programs at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha, including scrapbooks, photographs and slides, artifacts and memorabilia, trophies and awards, papers of athletics department faculty and staff, paintings, news and publicity material, blueprints, and audiovisual recordings, from about 1924 to the present. Included are materials...

UNO Bachelor of General Studies Degree Records

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0062
Scope and Contents The UNO Bachelor of General Studies Degree Records are comprised of files related to the Bachelors of General Studies degree program in the College of Continuing Studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, covering the time period from about 1950 until about 2005 (with the bulk of the material from the latter half of that period). Materials include agreements with other area colleges and universities, marketing plans, committee and task force information, correspondence, course...

UNO Budget Information Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0078
Scope and Contents The UNO Budget Information Collection contains records gathered from a variety of sources, related to the budget of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha, dating from about 1933/1934 until about 2010/2011. Records cover the operating budget and other organizational budgets, including correspondence, committees and task forces, budget guidelines, allocations, reallocations, recommendations, requests, summaries, approvals, Faculty Senate...

UNO Campus Computing Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0064
Scope and Contents The UNO Campus Computing Records include documentation produced by the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Campus Computing (1982-1987), Campus Computing/Data Communications (1988), and Computing and Data Communications (1989-1998) departments, as well documentation relating to the computerization of the university prior to the formal establishment of a department (1964-1981). The collection is comprised of print records, including University of Nebraska Central Administration information...

UNO Campus Planning Records

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0052
Scope and Contents The UNO Campus Planning Records are comprised of records from various University of Nebraska at Omaha offices, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents, contractors, private citizens, and other concerned parties, dealing with the planning of UNO campus expansions. Expansions encompass the Dodge Street Campus westward expansion, Ak-Sar-Ben (Pacific Street Campus) and Center Street Campus land acquisition, and several unfulfilled attempts to secure a location in downtown Omaha, covering the...

UNO Centennial Proclamations

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0203
Scope and Contents Proclamations from city, county, and state government in honor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha's centennial in 2008.

UNO Center for Collaboration Science Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0068
Scope and Contents

The UNO Center for Collaboration Science Collection thus far only includes two publications produced by the center: Principles of Collaboration (2010) and Facilitation of Technology Supported Collaboration (circa 2010).

UNO Center for Faculty Development Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0059
Scope and Contents The UNO Center for Faculty Development Records consists of paper documents produced by and used by the University of Nebraska at Omaha Center for Faculty Development (formerly known as the Center for Improvement of Instruction), which provides resources for the professional development of UNO faculty members. The records cover the period from approximately 1969 to approximately 2004. Materials include the Resources and Services Guides (1982-2002), program overviews, surveys, handbooks,...

UNO Center for Public Affairs Research Publications

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0142
Scope and Contents The UNO Center for Public Affairs Research Publications comprises the publications of the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Center for Public Affairs Research (CPAR, 1989 to present), under its current name and under its previous names, the Center for Applied Urban Research (CAUR, 1971-1989), the Center for Urban Affairs (CUA, 1968-1971), and the Urban Studies Center (USC, 1963-1968). Publications in the collection date from 1966 to the present. These publications have been cataloged and may...

UNO Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0060
Scope and Contents The UNO Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women Records comprise the print materials created by or gathered by the University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women. The records cover the period from circa 1971 to the present. Included are annual reports (1974/1975-2008/2009, incomplete), awards luncheon information (1987/1988-2012/2013), budget information (1974/1975-1995/1996), documents relating to issues of concern, constitution/guidelines,...

UNO College Business Management Institute Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0063
Scope and Contents The UNO College Business Management Short Course, later known as the College Business Management Institute, was a week-long summer workshop in administration, budget preparation, personnel management, purchasing, and other business aspects for operating colleges and small universities. The short course was first established at the University of Omaha in 1950. The University of Omaha (OU, until 1968) and the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO, after 1968) served as the headquarters for this...

UNO College of Arts and Sciences Educational Policy Committee Records

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0118
Scope and Contents The UNO College of Arts and Sciences Educational Policy Committee Records comprise the organizational records of the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Arts and Sciences Educational Policy Committee (EPC), from circa 1981 to circa 1997. The collection includes meeting agendas, minutes, correspondence, course proposals, course information, syllabi, policy statements, procedures, 45 hour and 9 hour rules, waivers of catalog requirements for courses, petitions for academic amnesty,...

UNO College of Arts and Sciences Grant Proposal Collection

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0122
Scope and Contents

The UNO College of Arts and Sciences Grant Proposal Collection contains the records of the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Arts and Sciences grant requests, including those to the National Science Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities. The collection contains grant applications, proposals, inventory information, budgets, receipts, correspondence, and other documents circa 1974 through circa 1980. This collection has not been further arranged and described.

UNO College of Arts and Sciences Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0146
Scope and Contents

The UNO College of Arts and Sciences Records comprises the self-studies and reports of the various departments within the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The collection includes documents from 1975 (and possibly earlier) until 1986 (and possibly later). This collection has not been further arranged or described.

UNO College of Business Administration Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0071
Scope and Contents The UNO College of Business Administration Records comprise publications, unpublished reports, and other print documents produced by the University of Nebraska at Omaha (formerly University of Omaha) College of Business Administration (CBA), covering the period from approximately 1950 until approximately 2012. The collection includes accreditation materials submitted by CBA to the American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB); AACSB membership materials; CBA bylaws, policies,...

UNO College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0081
Scope and Contents The UNO College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media Records comprise primarily event programs from the Department of Music along with a small number of documents from the College of Fine Arts (predecessor of the College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media). The collection includes the Department of Music Concert and Recital Series volumes, 1982/1983 to the present (booklets or binders containing event programs occasionally accompanied by related lyric sheets, flyers, and newsletters);...

UNO College of Continuing Studies Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0061
Scope and Contents The UNO College of Continuing Studies Records comprise the files of the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Continuing Studies (CCS), covering the period from 1932 until 2003. The collection includes the College of Adult Education (CAE) annual volumes (essentially scrapbooks containing course catalogs, programs, mailers, correspondence, newsletters, and other ephemera) (1947/1948-1966/1967); CAE dean's annual reports (1951-1959); CAE annual report materials (similar to the annual...

UNO College of Education Conceptual Framework Committee Report, 2006-2007

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: UNO-0161
Content Description Records and correspondence of the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Education Conceptual Framework Committee Report, which operated from 2006 to 2007. These records consist of one three-ring binder gathered and organized by David Conway, who served as chair of the committee. The output of the committee's work, according to a memo from David Conway, was "the creation of a Conceptual Framework for the college and for preparing professional educators."

UNO College of Education Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0035
Scope and Contents The UNO College of Education Records comprise the organizational records (1965-2001) of and resources (1948-2004) used by the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Education, including the Teacher Corps program (1970-1981). Teacher training resources include the School Building Construction Clinic books (1948), information about Nebraska schools, manuals, resource guides, handbooks, a card file of people and organizations, the Thinking About Thinking filmstrip series with...

UNO College of Information Science and Technology Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0106
Scope and Contents

The UNO Engineering/IST Collection comprises paper files relating to the 1995 creation of the College of Information Science and Technology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, covering the period from 1993 through 1996. These papers include notes and correspondence from John M. Newton, Associate Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs; land proposals; proposed UNO/NRDA Agreement; news reports and articles; College of IS

UNO College of Information Science and Technology Groundbreaking Ceremony Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0110
Scope and Contents The UNO College of Information Science and Technology Groundbreaking Ceremony Collection comprises the event program, script of UNO Chancellor Nancy Belck's speech, information folder, news articles, publicity information, and VHS videorecording of the September 10, 1997, groundbreaking ceremony for the Omaha Institute of Information Science, Technology, and Engineering, later known as the Peter Kiewit Institute, at the former site of Ak-Sar-Ben, later known as the "Pacific Campus"...

UNO College of Public Affairs and Community Service Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0143
Scope and Contents The UNO College of Public Affairs and Community Service Records thus far only includes the newsletters produced for faculty and staff in the College. The first issue, dated June 11, 1973, was titled SPACS Newsletter, reflecting the first year of the organization's existence, before it was upgraded from a School to a College within UNO. The publication underwent several title changes: Newsletter of the College of Public Affairs and Community...

UNO Counseling and Guidance Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0175
Scope and Contents Scrapbook documents counseling and guidance program, faculty, staff, students, and alumni at the University of Nebraska at Omaha through photographs, news clippings, brochures, and other material. A strong focus is faculty, staff, and students in the College of Education. Scrapbook cover is printed with "University of Omaha 1908" and Arts & Sciences Hall.

UNO Course Catalogs and Class Schedules Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0138
Scope and Contents

The UNO Course Catalogs and Class Schedules Collection consists of course catalogs and class schedules from the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha (OU). Undergraduate and graduate course catalogs cover the period from 1911 until 2012. Spring, fall, summer, and evening class schedules cover the period from 1910 until 2001, with some gaps in coverage, particularly with pre-1968 materials.

UNO Criss Library Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0054
Scope and Contents The UNO Criss Library Records are comprised of materials produced by or used by the Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library of the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and its predecessors the University Library and the Eugene C. Eppley Library. The collection includes library annual reports (1995/1996-2001/2002); departmental annual reports (Acquisitions/Order, Reference, Circulation, Cataloging, and Secretary); purchase orders and accession lists (1939-1941); budget ledger (1939-1940); integrated...

UNO Dance Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0002
Scope and Contents The materials in the UNO Dance Collection relate to the University of Nebraska at Omaha's dance program, dating from the group's founding as Orchesis in the 1930s, through its replacement by The Moving Company in the 1970s, and to the present. Materials related to the Omaha Modern Dance Collective, a frequent partner of The Moving Company in the 1990s and 2000s, are also included in the collection. The papers include programs, mailers, flyers, posters, correspondence, news clippings,...

UNO Department of Criminal Justice Collection

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0098
Scope and Contents The UNO Department of Criminal Justice Collection comprises reports, proposals, and conference materials from the Department of Criminal Justice (now the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, from about 1973 until about 1990. The collection includes Indian Justice (1981 report); Omaha-Douglas County Metropolitan Criminal Justice Center : Base line data collection (1973 reports); the proposal for a Ph.D. in criminal justice (1990); papers...

UNO Department of English Creative Writing Publications

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0129
Scope and Contents The UNO Department of English Creative Writing Publications include Cardinal Short Stories and a complete run of Grain of Sand. Cardinal Short Stories was a single volume published in June 1932 by members of the class in short story writing at the Municipal University of Omaha, taught by Hugh Robert Orr. The volume features eight stories, one by each of the seven students in the class plus an eighth story selected by all members of the class together. Grain of Sand (v. 1, no. 1, May 1952-v....

UNO Department of Gerontology Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0101
Scope and Contents The UNO Department of Gerontology Collection comprises works produced by and resources used by the Gerontology Program at the University of Nebraska at Omaha from about 1975 until about 2010. It includes various research reports, conference proceedings, and programs; "Planning the Third Age" (1976) facilitator's manual, student worksheets, slides, and audio cassettes; "Celebrate: A Collection of Writings By and About Women" (serial, 1997-2010); audio cassette recordings...

UNO Department of History Records

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Identifier: UNO-0113
Scope and Contents The UNO Department of History Records comprise the paper files of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Department of History, covering the period from approximately 1969 until approximately 1991. The collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, proposals, memos, departmental self studies, annual reports, plans, statistics, course information, faculty files, budget information, awards, event information, committee records, departmental research, policies, surveys, schedules, reports,...

UNO Department of Public Administration Collection

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0099
Scope and Contents The UNO Department of Public Administration Collection comprises documents used internally by the Department of Publication at the University of Nebraska at Omaha from about 1975 until about 2000. The collection includes departmental self studies (1979, 1984, and 1998), strategic planning (1985), student guide (1983), clear writing guide (1983), personnel training workbook (1981), assorted guides and handbooks (1975-1979), studies (1999-2000), and the proposal for a Ph.D. program in Public...

UNO Department of Sociology Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0070
Scope and Contents The UNO Department of Sociology Collection is comprised of publications of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Department of Sociology (in its various forms) covering the period from about 1923 until about 1981. The collection includes Municipal University of Omaha Bureau of Social Research publications (authored by OU sociology professors) (circa 1932 to circa 1944); University of Omaha Department of Sociology bulletins and surveys on social issues in Omaha (1923-1957); typescript practicum...

UNO Directories

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Identifier: UNO-0139
Scope and Contents The UNO Directories collection consists of student and employee directories from the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha (OU). Student directories cover the period from about 1929/1930 through 1975/1976. Faculty and staff directories cover the period from about 1956 to the present. The collection also includes samples of UNO-branded personal directories (blank address books with monthly planners) for 1980/81 through 1982/83, as well as...

UNO Doctoral Programs Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: UNO-0033
Scope and Contents The UNO Doctoral Programs Collection is comprised of files related to the foundation of doctoral programs at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The files include proposals, planning process documents by colleges and schools, correspondence, public input and UNO responses, press releases, newspaper clippings, Board of Regents involvement, UNO Graduate Council involvement, and miscellaneous information. Doctoral programs covered include for Business Administration (1987-1989), Information...

UNO Educational Administration and Supervision Ed.D. Program Records

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0036
Scope and Contents The UNO Educational Administration and Supervision Ed.D. Program Records are comprised of files related to the Educational Administration and Supervision doctoral program in the College of Education at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, covering the period from about 1982 until about 1994. Materials include proposals, annual reports, budget information, committee information, meeting minutes, correspondence, summaries, background information, goals, handbooks, materials concerning doctoral...

UNO Educational Office Personnel Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0029
Scope and Contents The UNO Educational Office Personnel Association Records comprises the organizational files of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Chapter of the Educational Office Personnel Association (EOPA, sometimes rendered as the Educational Office Professionals Association) from the chapter's founding in 1974 until its dissolution in 2000. The records include newsletters, correspondence, announcements, membership information, bylaws, budget information, meeting minutes, agendas, reports, forms,...

UNO Engineering Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0109
Scope and Contents The UNO Engineering Collection comprises an assortment of papers, files, binders, and booklets related to engineering education at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha (OU), gathered from different sources. These include records from the Omaha Engineering School Task Force (1995); binders of memos, letters, articles, reports, and newspaper clippings on the engineering building controversy (1994-1999); a proposal for establishing a...

UNO Engineering Merger-Related Materials Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0107
Scope and Contents The UNO Engineering Merger-Related Materials Collection comprises paper files related to engineering education at the University of Nebraska at Omaha in the immediate aftermath of the Municipal University of Omaha's merger with the University of Nebraska System, covering the period from 1968 until 1972. The records include notes, reports, news clippings, recommendations, faculty comments, consultant information, historical background, and minutes and information from several committees,...

UNO Faculty Article Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0136
Scope and Contents The UNO Faculty Article Collection consists of two file cabinets containing published articles authored by faculty members of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha. The files are arranged by author. Specific publication details, including titles, topics, and dates, have not been recorded. This collection has not been inventoried or further described.

UNO Faculty Senate Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0007
Scope and Contents The records of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Faculty Senate (1967-2007) include minutes, agendas, publications, committee handbooks, faculty salary reports, annual reports, attendance records, bylaws, budget information, correspondence, grievances, policies, topics for consideration, election information, resolutions, retreat information, schedules, membership information, and other miscellaneous information. Also included are the records of myriad Faculty Senate committees and...

UNO Financial Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0080
Scope and Contents The UNO Financial Records include ledgers and bound fiscal reports of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessors the University of Omaha and Municipal University of Omaha, as well as the budget books and personnel rosters of the University of Nebraska System, which cover the University of Nebraska at Omaha, University of Nebraska--Lincoln, University of Nebraska Medical Center, University of Nebraska at Kearney, and University of Nebraska Central Administration. The first...

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