Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
FAX (270) 809-6153
Collection Title: Print Files
Series Number: RG026-12-18
Department: Publications and Printing Office
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Jeff Henry from August to October 2012
Date Listed: November 1, 2012
Date Span: 1969-2012
Size of Collection: 12 linear feet
Number of Boxes: 19 legal size document cases; 1 oversize box
Type of Material: Brochures, flyers, posters, newsletters, information guides, ephemera, etc.
Condition of Material: Good
Arrangement: Organized alphabetically by title of campus department, office or program; chronological arrangement
Historical Information: The Publications and Printing Office was first established as the Printing Service Office in 1945. In 1963, the office was retitled the Duplicating Service Office and by the late 1960s it returned to being called the Printing Service Office. By the turn of the 21st century the department received its current title.
Scope and Content: The collection consists of a variety of materials printed by the Murray State University Office of Publications and Printing from 1969 to 2012. The bulk of the collection consists of departmental flyers, newsletters, event posters, information guides and brochures. The collection also includes some playbills, programs, schedules and calendars from applicable departments.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Printing and Publications Office. Murray State University.
Murray State University – History.
Murray State University – Printed ephemera.
Murray State University – College publications.
Research Notes: A separate photograph collection was created from photographic prints removed from the collection.