Brief Overview of Collection, MC98


Name UAB Event Posters
Dates 1973-1998
Extent approximately 3 cubic feet
Historical Note

Donald L. Grigsby joined the UAB faculty on January 1, 1971, receiving a dual appointment as Assistant Professor of Education (primary affiliation) and Assistant Professor of Physics (secondary affiliation).  When he retired from UAB in 2001, Dr. Grigsby held the titles of Associate Professor of Education and Assistant Professor of Physics.  Grigsby received a BS degree from Central Missouri, an MA from the University of California-Los Angeles, and a PhD from the University of Southern California.  In 1973 Grigsby served on the committee for the first Birmingham Educational Film Festival.  The festival, which was held March 12-16 as part of the Alabama Education Association’s meeting in Birmingham, was sponsored by the AEA, Alabama Power Company, and UAB.  Dr. Grigsby published numerous book reviews and presented papers at professional and scientific meetings, including the American Scientific Affiliation Society, Southeastern Philosophy Education Society, and the Southern Association of Comparative and International Education. 

Scope and Contents

279 posters and flyers of events either held on the UAB campus or sponsored by UAB departments and units

Arrangement Items are arranged by type of event and by size
Accession Number M2000-17
Provenance Donated by Donald L. Grigsby, PhD, Associate Professor, upon his retirement from the UAB School of Education
Copyright UAB maintains its proprietary rights to the item; many items will be covered by applicable US copyright laws.
Fnding Aid Printed descriptive guide by Jennifer L. Beck and Tim L. Pennycuff available in repository.
Access Points

Grigsby, Donald L.
Arts publicity  z  Alabama  z  Birmingham.
Lectures and lecturing  z  Alabama  z  Birmingham.
Film posters  z  Alabama  z  Birmingham.
Theatrical posters  z  Alabama  z  Birmingham.
University of Alabama at Birmingham.  b  Town and Gown Theatre.

Document Types

Flyers, Posters

Location Manuscript Stacks
Related Series

None

Physical Condition All items have been placed into acid free folders and acid free boxes.

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