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University of Central Florida Judaic Studies Program, Distinguished Lecturers Series Records

Identifier: UA18D

Scope and Contents

Series I: Lectures, 1985-2004 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, and advertisements for the Distinguished Lecturers Series sponsored by UCF's Judaic Studies Program. The Distinguished Lecturers Series is held annually.


  • Created: 1985-2004
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1985-1995



The entire collection is open for research.

Copyright Statement

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Biographical or Historical Information

Established in 1984 under the Interdisciplinary Minor Program at the University of Central Florida, the Judaic Studies minor created a series entitled "Distinguished Lecturers". In the early 1990's, the Judaic Studies minor separated from the Interdisciplinary Minor Program to become its own Judaic Studies Program at UCF. Distinguished Lecturers series is still continuing in 2008.


1 Box, (1.0 Linear Foot)


Correspondences, news clippings, photographs and advertisements document the Distinguished Lecturers series sponsored by the Judaic Studies Program. Lecture subjects range from the Holocaust to Modern Israeli issues.

Arrangement Note

This collection is arrange in one series in chronological order.

Method of Acquisition

Moshe Pelli transferred  these materials to the University of Central Florida Libraries, Special Collection and University Archives in 2007 (CFU2007_14).

Accruals and Additions

Collection Identifier: CFU2007_14

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Processing Information

Collection processed by and finding aid prepared by Nava Cohen in 2008. The collection was in rough chronological order and some folders were rearranged to be placed correctly in this order. Photographs in various folders were housed in polyester sleeves. Removed metal paper clips and attached with plastic paper clips. Additionally, newspaper articles were protected with pH neutral paper. Folders were rehoused in pH neutral folders and placed into pH neutral cartons for storage.The finding aid was placed into Archon, with adjustments made for Archon and resulting in edition 2, by Mary Rubin in 2015. The acquisition method field and the subjects were updated by Kryslynn Collazo in 2018, resulting in edition 3.
University of Central Florida Judaic Studies Program, Distinguished Lecturers Series Records
Nava Cohen
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Repository Details

Part of the UCF University Archives Repository

Special Collections & University Archives
University of Central Florida Libraries
P.O. Box 162666
Orlando Florida 32816-2666 US
(407) 823-2576