School of Design and Production, Visual Arts Records
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of records and ephemera produced by the School of Design and Production, home to the high school Visual Arts program. Included are crew assignments, calendars, correspondence, budgets, faculty evaluations, curriculum reviews, orientation and registration materials, meeting agendas and minutes, graduate program and renovation information, long-range and space planning material, and information about the Nutcracker and other productions. Seven binders of sound design material are also included, along with one box of student work from the School of Design and Production.
- Creation: 1967-2008
- University of North Carolina School of the Arts. School of Design and Production, Visual Arts (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection has not yet been processed and is not available to researchers. For information about access to this collection, contact the Archives (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please be advised that preparing unprocessed materials for access can be a lengthy process.
Conditions Governing Use
Archives collections may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information which is protected under federal or state privacy laws, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in the collections without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina School of the Arts assume no responsibility.
The School of Design and Production is one of five schools of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts alongside the Schools of Dance, Drama, Filmmaking, and Music. The School of Design and Production was established in 1968 and in 1970 added a Visual Arts program for high school students. In 1982, the school became home to NCSA's first graduate program. The school has continued to grow and now hosts nine undergraduate and eleven graduate programs in addition to the Visual Arts program.
6.93 Linear Feet (13 document boxes)
1 Items (1 VHS tape)
1 Reels (1 reel of Super 8 film)
Language of Materials
The School of Design and Production, Visual Arts Collection includes records, ephemera, and audiovisual materials produced since the school's inception in 1968.
This collection has been split into two series - 1. Departmental Records and 2. Student Work.
Materials within each series have not been arranged by an archivist. The materials are arranged in the order in which they were found.
Other Finding Aids
A folder-level inventory is available in Dropbox and in the collection file.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Materials transferred from UNCSA offices and departments.
Additions to the collection will be made as materials are transferred or donated to the Archives.
Programs from this collection have been transferred to RG-45, the Program Collection. A complete list can be found in the collection file.
Creator's file names and dates were used. Materials were placed in acid-free folders and boxes.
- Sneden, John A., Jr., 1936-2019 (Person)
- University of North Carolina School of the Arts. School of Drama (Organization)
- Guide to the School of Design & Production and Visual Arts Records
- Laura Silva
- July 2021
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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