Old Dominion University Office of University Relations Records, 1956-2005 | Special Collections and University Archives
Title: Old Dominion University Office of University Relations Records, 1956-2005
Collection Identifier: RG 6-3A
ID: 06/RG 6-3A
Extent: 4.4 Linear Feet
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Scope and Contents: This collection contains records from the Office of the Vice President of University Relations as well as from the Office of Information Services, whose predecessor was Collegiate Relations. It includes correspondence, bumper stickers, reports and product approvals. Internal and external public relations publications such as brochures and newspaper clippings are also included. Topics include 1970s budget crisis and civil rights compliance. Of interest is the first proposal of ODU’s Equal Opportunity Policy and Affirmative Action Plan (Series I: Civil Rights, March 1973-June 1973) and the showing of five million dollars’ worth of Nike missile equipment at Norview High School in 1960. The Licensing series contains product samples and information on logos and copyrighting. Of particular interest is the ODU Cross Stitch Kit (Series I: Licensing, Product Approvals - H). This collection dates from 1956 to 2005.