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San José State University Industrial Arts Department Collection


1942-1980 (Bulk 1960-1964)

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The San José State University Industrial Arts Department Collection, 1942-1980 (bulk 1960-1964), includes a variety of materials pertaining to the department's course curriculum, awards received, and works created by students. The collection consists of print and type-written materials along with photographs, postcards, and a handcrafted booklet. Also included is a scrapbook filled with newspaper clippings from the years 1960-1964 chronicling the Industrial Arts Department's move into its new building on campus, photographs of teacher training events, Epsilon Pi Tau ( Rho chapter) event programs, and several complete issues of the Spartan Daily newspaper from 1966 and 1979. This collection is arranged into two series: Series I. Industrial Arts Department Miscellany, 1942-1980; and Series II. Industrial Arts Department Scrapbook, 1957-1979.

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The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

San José State University -- Industrial Arts Dept. -- History.
San José College -- History.
California State University, San José -- History.
San José State University -- History.
Education -- Higher -- California -- San José.
Art -- California -- San José -- Exhibitions.
Industrial arts -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- California -- United States.

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