Name and location of repository
Level of description
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston records
- 1943-2007 (Creation)
45.5 cubic feet (89 boxes)
Name of creator
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is a public health science educational institution. It was created in 1972 by the University of Texas and comprises the UTHealth School of Dentistry (1905), UTHealth School of Biomedical Informatics (1972), the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (1963, renamed 2017), the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern School of Medicine (1969, renamed 2015), UTHealth School of Public Health (1969), and the Jane and Robert Cizik School of Nursing (1972, renamed 2017). Its teaching hospitals include Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital. It also encompasses a long list of smaller centers and institutions that perform work specialized to different illnesses, disciplines, and areas of interest.
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston records consists of about 89 boxes and contains financial documents, printed material, reports, VHS tapes, correspondence, meeting minutes, issues of Monday Morning and The Leader, presentation, t-shirts, NRC Newsletter and Bevo Bulletin that document the history of University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use elements
Conditions governing access
No access restrictions. Open for research.
Materials are in good condition.
Conditions governing reproduction
Copyright restrictions may apply.
Languages of the material
Scripts of the material
Language and script notes
Box-level inventory is available.
Uploaded finding aid
Acquisition and appraisal elements
Immediate source of acquisition
Source is unknown. Assumed to be creator.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
Accruals are expected for this collectin.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related archival materials
- Citation: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston records; IC 007; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.
- Processing information: Inventory Revision (6/16/2017), Sandra Yates. Oversize materials rehoused into document boxes and consolidated with related items where possible. Duplicates of newsletters were removed, keeping only one copy. Oversize materials placed in two oversize boxes (OV 326, OV 327) and relocated to OV Section. Boxes have been renumbered where possible, but there are numbering gaps, which are indicated in the inventory below. -SEY
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Rules or conventions
Inventory prepared by Alethea Drexler, February 2, 2017.
Revision by Sandra Yates, June 16, 2017.