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James Standifer Papers

Identifier: MS 20


The papers mostly consist of his instruction in both physical education, safety in schools, and driver’s education from 1957 through 1978. These are correspondence, curriculum, student records, and speeches and lectures given on these subjects. He also has records from working with the Texas Driver and Traffic Safety Education Association and the Texas Safety Association. The papers are divided into three series: Driver’s Education, Physical Education, and Subject Files.


  • Creation: 1958-1978, Inclusive
  • Creation: 1962-1968, Bulk


Terms Governing Use

Copyright has been transferred to Texas Christian University.

Biographical Sketch

James Standifer was a hired by Texas Christian University in 1957. He was an instructor in Safety, Physical Education, and Driver’s Education. He lectured and wrote on the importance of physical education, safety and accident prevention in schools and the critical issues in driver’s education.


2.25 Linear feet

Language of Materials



Arranged in three series: I. Drivers Education, 1962-1972; II. Physical Education, 1958-1978; III. Subject Files, 1957- 1978.

Physical Location

Vault AC 6


Received on February 16, 2011 from Cathy Hill.

Lisa Pena
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

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