Banks Talley Papers 1947-1983 (bulk 1969-1983)

Summary
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Using these materials
Creator
Talley, Banks C.
Size
4.5 linear feet (3 cartons)
Call number
MC 00518
Access to materials

This collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access to digital files may require additional advanced notice.

This collection contains correspondence, journals, newsclippings, photographs, lists, agendas, and other documents, dated 1947-1983, from Talley's position as Dean of Students / Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at NC State University, and from his position as executive assistant to North Carolina Governor Jim Hunt. Included is a journal kept by Talley when he worked for the governor.

Banks C. Talley Jr. was born in Bennettsville, South Carolina, in 1926. After military service in World War II, he attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he earned a B.A. in history (1950), an M.A. (1956), and Ph.D in education (1966). In 1951 he became assistant dean of students at North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University). He later served as coordinator and director of student activities, associate dean and dean of student affairs, and finally vice chancellor for student affairs, beginning in 1974. In 1977-1978 Talley he took a leave of absence from N.C. State to serve as the executive assistant to North Carolina Governor Jim Hunt.

Biographical/historical note

Banks C. Talley Jr. was born in Bennettsville, South Carolina, in 1926. After military service in World War II, he attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he earned a B.A. in history (1950), an M.A. (1956), and Ph.D in education (1966).

In 1951, Talley became assistant dean of students at North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University). He later served as coordinator and director of student activities, associate dean and dean of student affairs, and finally vice chancellor for student affairs, beginning in 1974. In 1977-1978 Talley he took a leave of absence from N.C. State to serve as the executive assistant to North Carolina Governor Jim Hunt.

Talley was also involved in with historic preservation, and he served on the Raleigh Historic Sites Commission, the Historic Preservation Fund of North Carolina, Inc., and the National Trust for Historic Preservation. In 1984 he officially stepped down from duties at NC State to become executive director of the N.C. Symphony Society, Inc.

Scope/content

This collection contains correspondence, journals, newsclippings, photographs, lists, agendas, and other documents, dated 1947-1983, from Talley's position as Dean of Students / Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at NC State University, and from his position as executive assistant to North Carolina Governor Jim Hunt. Included is a journal kept by Talley when he worked for the governor.

Arrangement

Materials arranged in the order received. This collection has not yet received full archival processing.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Banks Talley Papers, MC 00518, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Banks Talley, Jr., 2014 (Accession 2014-0081); unknown source, 2016 (Accession 2016-0246)

Processing information

Processed by: Todd Kosmerick, 2014 May; machine-readable finding aid by: Todd Kosmerick, 2014 May; finding aid updated to reflect additions to collection by: Todd Kosmerick, 2016 Aug.

NC State papers 1969-1983
Carton 1
Postcard 1947 (Accession 2016-0246)
Carton 1
Cooking with Ham, Favorite Recipes for Ham in the Fifth, Ham Horton for Congress 1979 (Accession 2018.0155)
Carton 1
Governor Hunt papers 1976-1978
Carton 2
Certificates and Awards 1970-1996
Carton 2
Newsclippings, scrapbook and photographs 1976-1977 (Accession 2017.0037)
Carton 3

Access to the collection

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Banks Talley Papers, MC 00518, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.