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Dr. Earl M. Lewis Papers, 1955-2000 and undated

By Amy Nicole Roberson

Collection Overview

Title: Dr. Earl M. Lewis Papers, 1955-2000 and undated

ID: 08/027/Lewis

Creator: Lewis, Dr. Earl M. (1919-2012)

Extent: 0.5 Cubic Feet

Arrangement: Arranged alphabetically by subject. Original order was not maintained.

Date Acquired: 03/07/2014

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Dr. Earl M. Lews is was born in McComb, Mississippi on December 2, 1919 and died Saturday, October 13, 2013 in Houston, Texas. He received the following degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Tougaloo College, 1942; Master of Arts in American History, Loyola University, Chicago, 1948; Doctor of Philosophy, Policitial Socience, University of Chicago, 1951; Legum Doctor, Our Lady of the Lake University, 1978; and honoary doctorate, Incarnate Word College, now University of the Incarnate Word, 1989. He was a visiting professor at Howard Unviersity and served as chair of the Department of Political Science at Prarie View A&M College before becoming the Founding Director of the Graduate Urban Studies Program at Trinity University in 1968. He served in that role from 1968 to 1973 and was appointed George W. Brackenridge Distinguished Professor Urban Studies in 1982. Lewis retired from Trinity University in 1990 and was a professor in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at The University of Texas at San Antonio in the early 1990s.

This collection documents Dr. Earl M. Lewis's professional life  at Prarie View A&M, Trinity University, and University of Texas at San Antonio and includes correspondence, reports, and other materials.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection documents Dr. Earl M. Lewis's professional life  at Prarie View A&M, Trinity University, and University of Texas at San Antonio and includes correspondence, reports, and other materials.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: The collection is housed in Special Collections and Archives, Elizabeth Huth Coates Library and is open for research. Please consult http://lib.trinity.edu/lib2/spec_coll.php for information about visiting Special Collections and Archvies.

Use Restrictions: <span style="color: rgb(16, 55, 93); font-family: Verdana, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">Trinity University holds the intellectual property rights for the original materials in the collection. It is the responsibility of researchers to comply with federal copyright regulations and laws for fair use and in the cases of third party copyright.  Please contact </span>Special Collections and Archives<span style="color: rgb(16, 55, 93); font-family: Verdana, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;"> or the third party copyright holder for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials from the collection.</span>

Acquisition Source: Hazelyn D. Lewis, wife of the late Dr. Earl M. Lewis

Acquisition Method: Gift


Box and Folder Listing

Folder 1: Brackenridge Foundation, 1978-1980, 1986, 1988-1989Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 2: Clippings, 1970-2005, undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 3: Coalition for the Education of Black Children and Youth, 1975-1976, undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 4: Correspondence, 1960-2000, undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 5: Correspondence: Trinity University Urban Studies Department, 1968-1989Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 6: Prarie View A&M, 1955-1999Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 7: Resume and biographical statementAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 8: Texas Constitution Revision Commission, 1971-1974Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 9: Tougaloo College, 1981-1982, undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 10: Trinity University retirement party, 1982, undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 11: Trinity University summer commencement speech, 1981Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 12: Trinity University Urban Studies Program, 1982, undatedAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Folder 13: University of Texas at San Antonio employment information, 1990Add to your cart.View associated digital content.