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We are seeking the following items that will help fill gaps in our holdings:

  • Freshman beanies or pledge beanies
  • Artifacts such as banners and pennants
  • Panoramic photographs of the campus community
  • Specific issues of the Pedagog for the reading room: 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1918, 1919, 1923, 1934, 1946, 1953, 1954, 1961, 1962, 1975, 1980 (Note that we do have preservation copies for all years, and all years are available in digital exhibitions.)
  • Any issues of the Normal Star
  • Any materials that include the word "Normal" in the school name (1903-1923)
  • Any materials that include the word “Teachers College” in the school name (1923-1959)
  • Any materials documenting the campus elementary, middle, and/or high schools (1920s-1960s)
  • Any materials documenting literary societies or debate teams
  • Any materials documenting the campus farm
  • Any materials documenting the Manual Arts program
  • Photographic materials documenting San Marcos, Hays County, or surrounding communities, especially those dating prior to 1950

If you are are interested in donating materials, we invite you to contact the University Archives.  View our Location and Hours page for more information about how to find us on campus, or Ask An Archivist about making a potential donation.