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Records of Denton Ray Lindley, vice president of Texas Christian University

 Collection
Identifier: RU 7

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The records include general correspondence and administrative documents related to personnel and other managerial functions of the offices of vice president, executive vice president, and president.

Dates

  • 1953-1961

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

Denton Ray Lindley was born in 1905. He earned degrees from Phillips University (B.A., 1926), TCU (B.D., 1929) and Yale University (B.D., 1941; M.A., 1943; Ph.D., 1946). Lindley served as TCU's vice president from 1953 to 1958, as executive vice president from 1958 to 1959, and as president from 1959 to 1962. He died in 1987.

Extent

8.50 Linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

The records include general correspondence and administrative documents related to personnel and other managerial functions of the offices of vice president, executive vice president, and president.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically by fiscal year and alphabetically by subject within each year.

Physical Location

Vault BF 4-6

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Chancellor's Office, ca. 2000.
Title
Guide to the Records of Denton Ray Lindley as vice president of Texas Christian University
Author
Compiled by Jeanette Arteaga de Calderon and Claire C. Galloway
Date
November 2006
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

Contact:
TCU Box 298400
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
Fort Worth Texas 76129
(817) 257-4566
(817) 257-7282 (Fax)