Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
FAX (270) 809-6153
Collection Title: Posters and Oversized Photographs
Series Number: RG026-13-28
Department: Publications and Printing Office
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Chet Adams in September 2013
Date Listed: September 20, 2013
Date Span: 1933-2001
Size of Collection: 3.0 linear feet
Number of Boxes: 2 oversized boxes
Type of Material: Posters and photographs
Condition of Material: Good
Arrangement: Chronological arrangement
Historical Information: The Publications and Printing Office was first established as the Printing Service Office in 1945. In 1963, the office was re-titled the Duplicating Service Office and by the late 1960s it was again called the Printing Service Office. By the turn of the century the department received its current title. The photographs within this collection were located in file cabinets housed in the Publications & Printing Office and later transferred to the University Archives in 2012.
Scope and Content: Collections consists of posters and oversized photographs created by the Publications & Printing Office of Murray State University from the 1933 to 2001. Included in the collection are posters of athletic teams and schedules, fine arts posters, large photographs of events and social gatherings and study abroad flyers.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Publications & Printing Office. Murray State University.
Murray State University – History.
Murray State University – Pictorial works.