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[Letter from Sarah T. Hughes to Norma Payne]

Description: Letter from United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes to Ms. Norma Payne, in response to a previous letter from Ms. Payne regarding bias against women in law school admission and in the legal profession in general. Judge Hughes describes her admission to and graduation from law school. She writes about the discrimination, or lack thereof, that she encountered as a woman in the law profession and in her later legislative and judicial career.
Date: February 23, 1982
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Ronald Woodroof to William Waybourn - September 6, 1988]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Ronald D. Woodroof to William Waybourn, president of Dallas Gay Alliance, regarding the pneumococcal vaccine. It includes a copy of a press release from the Dallas County Health Department regarding the vaccine.
Date: September 6, 1988
Creator: Woodroof, Ronald D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Donald J. Maison, Jr. to Ronald Woodroof - September 7, 1988]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Donald J. Maison, Jr. to Ronald D. Woodroof clarifying legal advice that he provided to Woodroof regarding a civil action case. He also mentions a phone call regarding a drug protocol that they had discussed. The subject line reads "Dallas Gay Alliance, Inc., et al. vs. Dallas County Hospital District, et al., Civil Action Number CA 3-88-1394-H, In the United States District Court for the Northern District Texas - Dallas Division."
Date: September 7, 1988
Creator: Maison, Donald J., Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Laura Allard to William P. Clements, May 3, 1988]

Description: Letter from Laura Allard to Governor William P. Clements, on May 3, 1988, informing him of her appointment to the Advisory Board of the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, as a representative of the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented.
Date: May 3, 1988
Creator: Allard, Laura
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Letter from James J. Muro to Val Wilkie, Jr., September 10, 1987]

Description: Letter from James J. Muro to Val Wilkie of the Sid W. Richardson Foundation, on September 10, 1987, requesting a grant of $100,000 to be used to open the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science. A short summary of the concept of the Academy is included.
Date: September 10, 1987
Creator: Muro, James J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Letter from Richard W. Stream to James Miller, November 15, 1993]

Description: Letter from Richard W. Stream to James Miller, on November 15, 1993, asking Miller to serve as a member of the interview team for the TAMS applicants for the 1994 fall semester, and explaining how the process works. An interview schedule is included, as is a list of questions and answers about TAMS, and nomination and selection criteria.
Date: November 15, 1993
Creator: Stream, Richard W.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memo to Frank Kemerer, June 23, 1987]

Description: Memo to Frank Kemerer on June 23, 1987, concerning the meeting his Student Affairs Committee had with Richard Brown, of the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts. Information on the Louisiana program, such as teachers, criteria for entrance, cost, and their beginning staff.
Date: June 23, 1987
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memorandum from Tom Preston, May 4, 1987]

Description: Letter from Tom Preston to John Ed Allen, Frank Kemerer, Gerry O'Donovan, Rogers Redding, Walter Sandefur, Bob Stevens, Le Theriot, and Jean Schaake, on May 4, 1987, asking them to serve on a committee for implementing the curriculum of the Texas Academy of Math and Science.
Date: May 4, 1987
Creator: Preston, Tom
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memorandum from Frank Kemerer, June 1, 1987]

Description: Memorandum from Frank Kemerer to Julian Dunn, Barbara Jungjohan, Peter Lane, Betsy McGuire, Byron Medler, Bruce Meeks, and selected high school students and parents, on June 1, 1987, asking them to serve on a student affairs committee to implement the Texas Academy of Math and Science.
Date: June 1, 1987
Creator: Kemerer, Frank R.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memorandum from Richard Rafes to Alfred Hurley, August 4, 1987]

Description: Memorandum from Richard Rafes to Alfred Hurley on August 4, 1987, regarding a meeting with the Texas Education Association, where it was decided that the Texas Academy of Math and Science should serve as an early admissions program to college, rather than an advanced public high school. They agreed to aspects regarding funding, curriculum, admissions, extracurricular activities, residency requirements, discipline and student conduct, and regulation and reporting to TEA.
Date: August 4, 1987
Creator: Rafes, Richard
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Letter to James R. Miller, June 16, 1987]

Description: Letter from Jane to James R. Miller, on June 16, 1987, informing him that arrangements have been made for Miller to fly to Austin and back to attend the bill-signing ceremony.
Date: June 16, 1987
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memorandum from Frank Kemerer, August 11, 1987]

Description: Memorandum from Frank Kemerer to Julia Dunn, Barbara Jungjohan, Peter Lane, Betsy McGuire, Bruce Meeks, and Byron Medler, on August 11, 1987, informing them that Dr. Rogers Redding has accepted the assignment as Director of the Texas Academy of Math and Science. Kemerer mentions that he has turned chairmanship of the Student Affairs Committee to Barbara Jungjohan, as well as plans to expand the committee.
Date: August 11, 1987
Creator: Kemerer, Frank R.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memorandum from Alan Moore to James R. Miller, May 29, 1987]

Description: Letter from Alan Moore to James R. Miller, regarding a rough outline of a paper on the acceleration of curriculum for academically-talented students. A newspaper article on the shortage of mathematicians is included.
Date: {1987-05-29, 1987-12-13}
Creator: Moore, Alan
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memorandum from Tom Preston, May 4, 1987]

Description: Memorandum from Tom Preston to John Ed Allen, Frank Kemerer, Gerry O'Donovan, Rogers Redding, Walter Sandefur, Bob Stevens, Le Theriot, and Jean Schaake, on May 4, 1987, asking that they serve on a curriculum committee to implement the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science.
Date: May 4, 1987
Creator: Preston, Tom
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Letter from Julian C. Stanley to James R. Miller, May 27, 1987]

Description: Letter from Julian C. Stanley to James R. Miller, on May 27, 1987, congratulating him on getting approval for the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science. He suggests they not open to program until fall of 1988, so that they can give time and thought to recruiting able students. Stanley also encloses several articles about gifted and talented students.
Date: May 27, 1987
Creator: Stanley, Julian C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memo from Rogers W. Redding to Richard Rafes, August 14, 1987]

Description: Memo from Rogers W. Redding to Richard Rafes, on August 14, 1987, sending a copy of the concept paper for the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, as well as a one page executive summary.
Date: August 14, 1987
Creator: Reddings, Rogers W.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Letter from James Miller to Richard G. Brown, May 29, 1987]

Description: Letter from James Miller to Richard G. Brown, on May 29, 1987, thanking him for his assistance in the establishment of the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, and informing him of the program's financial situation.
Date: May 29, 1987
Creator: Miller, James R.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

[Memorandum from Jean Schaake, September 24, 1987]

Description: Memorandum from Jean Schaake to Alan Moore, John Ed Allen, Gerry O'Donovan, Walter Sandefur, Bob Stevens, Bill Deering, Le Theriot, Blake Dehart, Ron Arrington, Patti Gilbert, and Peggy Guthrie, on September 24, 1987, regarding their next meeting. Schaake asks that they come to the meeting with ideas on nomination and selection criteria, math level testing, computer science, enrichment activities, and a speaker program. A paper concerning the nomination and selection of students is included.
Date: September 24, 1987
Creator: Schaake, Jean
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science