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UAA. University Relations correspondence

University of Alaska Anchorage Records
Guide to the UAA. University Relations correspondence

Collection number: UAA-0205.
Creating office: University of Alaska Anchorage. University Relations.
Series title: UAA. University Relations correspondence.
Dates: 1971-1991.
Volume of series: 1.4 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Series summary: Correspondence of the public relations unit of the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Administrative history:
Exact dates for some changes in office name and office functions are unknown. In 1971 the office was External Affairs and by 1973 was known as External Services. By 1974 it was the Office of Publications and Information and in June of 1976 became the Office of Public Affairs. In January 1988 the name was changed to Institutional Advancement and in April of that year the name again changed to University Relations.

Agency functions:
University Relations served as the public relations unit for the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Series description:
This series consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence, primarily from the director of the office. Topics include public relations, outreach, internal university policies, and a variety of other topics pertinent to the mission of the office.

Arrangement: This series is in chronological groupings by type of correspondence.

Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Preferred citation: UAA. University Relations correspondence, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Custodial history: The records were transferred to the Archives between 1988 and 1994.

Processing information: This collection was initially described prior to 2002. The guide to the records was updated and some non-permanent materials removed by Arlene Schmuland in 2023.

Container list:

Box/Folder Description Dates
1/1-5 University correspondence 1971-1983
1/6-7 Non-university correspondence 1971-1981
1/8-15 Reading file 1978-1984
1/16-25 University correspondence 1984-1990
1/26-29 Non-university correspondence 1983-1990
2/1 UAA centers and institutes correspondence 1988-1989
2/2-3 UAA colleges correspondence 1989-1991
2/4 UAA extended colleges correspondence 1988-1990
2/5 UAA schools correspondence 1986-1989
2/6-7 Outgoing correspondence to Chancellor 1985-1989
2/8-12 Incoming correspondence from Chancellor 1986-1989

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