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UMSL History

A timeline and more about UMSL History


  • Normandy School District-UMSL Founding Collection (S0533)

  • Western Historical Manuscript Collection-St. Louis Records (S1230)

    • Some of the materials in this collection recount the creation of UMSL’s University Archives and library activities.

  • Wayne Goode Papers (S0891)

    • Folders 36-42, 111

  • Roy Bergmann Papers (S0696)

    • Folder 126: Genesis: The Founding of UMSL, 1993

    • Folder 256: Year of UMSL’s Founding Through Normandy’s College, 1992

  • International Women’s Year Collection (S0228)

    • Box 1: University of Missouri-St. Louis IWY Campus Coalition, correspondence, flyers, and poster, 1974-1975

  • Elmer Ellis Interview (C2738)

    • References to UMSL in both folders. He most likely discusses the University’s founding.

  • Frank M. Karsten Papers (C3485)

    • Folder 2090 references funding for a Spectrometer for the University of Missouri-St. Louis

  • St. Louis Peace Information Center Records (S0136)

    • Folder 149: UMSL Students for Peace

  • St. Louis Lesbian and Gay Archives (S0545)

    • 64. Supporting our Lesbian and Gay Families and Relationships Conference (PREP and UMSL Women’s Studies Program), September 27-29, 1991