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[Letter from Jack Davis to Linus Wright, May 1, 1987]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis, Vice Provost of North Texas State University, to Linus Wright, Superintendent for Dallas ISD. Davis is happy to share with Wright a copy of a letter to the Getty Center for Education in the Arts for the North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, "North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts" (NTIEVA), which has been funded. Davis writes that they will begin work immediately to get the steering committee organized and to get the first conference meeting going. Davis ends the letter saying that with Wright, he is confidence that can put together a successful proposal for an implementation grant.
Date: May 1, 1987
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Robert B. Toulouse to Jim Muro, May 25, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a memorandum from Robert B. Toulouse, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, to Dr. Jim Muro. In regards to Jack Davis and Bill McCarter receiving their grant from the Getty Center and that Muro's office has agreed to assist them. There is a scribbled note at the bottom from Jim.
Date: May 25, 1989
Creator: Toulouse, Robert B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Alfred F. Hurley to Linus Wright, June 1, 1987]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Alfred F. Hurley, Chancellor of North Texas State University, to Linus Wright, Superintendent of Dallas ISD. North Texas State University has recently received a planning grant from the Getty Center for Education in the Arts, an operating program of the J. Paul Getty Trust, to plan for the establishment of North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts "North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts,". Hurley writes that they appreciated Wright's support in obtaining the planning grant, and would like to invite Wright to be a guest for lunch and an executive briefing on the project at the Pinnacle Club, Interfirst Bank Building, June 17, 1987.
Date: June 1, 1987
Creator: Hurley, Alfred F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Jack Davis to Linus Wright, December 8, 1986]

Description: Photocopy of a memorandum from Jack Davis, Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, to Linus Wright, Dallas ISD. Thanking Wright for his prompt response and letter of support of Dallas ISD participating as a consortium member in the planning a grant proposal, to be sent to the Getty Center for the Arts in Education. Davis is enclosing a copy of the proposal for Wright, which has already been submitted to the Getty. The Getty proposal not present with memorandum.
Date: December 8, 1986
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Linus Wright to Jack Davis, November 26, 1986]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Linus Wright, Superintendent of Dallas ISD, to Jack Davis, Vice Provost at North Texas State University. Wright thanks for Davis letter of November 14, 1986, concerning a proposed Metroplex Regional Institute for Educations on the Visual Arts, "North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts," and he accepts their invitation of Dallas ISD's participation in the proposal institute.
Date: November 26, 1986
Creator: Wright, Linus
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lynda Alford to Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, July 19, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Lynda Alford, Art Coordinator, Plano ISD, to Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. Saying how much pleasure it has been to work with them these past years but her opinion of them has never been higher then their past meeting on June 27th. Davis and McCarter's presentation was informative and Alford appreciates their efforts towards the Plano District and the students.
Date: July 10, 1989
Creator: Alford, Lynda
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to Nancy Timmons, August 23, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Dr. Nancy Timmons, Fort Worth ISD. In regards to confirm an appointment on August 31 to discuss the North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. McCarter and Davis write a little bit about what the program intends to do, such as prepare teachers and school administrators to implement discipline-based art education on a district wide basis, and wishing to discuss in further detail to Timmons on what their program can do for the FWISD schools.
Date: August 23, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to Midge Rach, August 23, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Midge Rach, Assistant Superintendent for Fort Worth ISD. In regards to confirm an appointment on August 31 to discuss the North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. McCarter and Davis write a little bit about what the program intends to do, such as prepare teachers and school administrators to implement discipline-based art education on a district wide basis, and wishing to discuss in further detail to Rach on what their program can do for the FWISD schools.
Date: August 23, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, to Linus Wright, June 26, 1987]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Linus Wright, Superintendent of Dallas ISD. Davis and McCarter regret that Wright was unable to join them for the executive briefing on the North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, "North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts" (NTIEVA), Wednesday, June 19. Following the briefing was an all-day workshop, Friday, June 21 which was attended by staff representatives from each consortium in the Institute, to discuss grant proposals which with offer opportunities for staff development and curriculum implementation in the visual arts. Enclosed at the end of the letter to Wright is information the functional committees and their list of responsibilities, for the upcoming Matching Funds Advisory Committee and Wright's assistance in its regard. Enclosed information not present with letter.
Date: June 26, 1987
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Lynda Alford to H. Wayne Hendrick, June 1, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a memorandum from Lynda Alford, Art Coordinator of Plano ISD, to H. Wayne Hendrick. In regards to Elementary art. Alford has given Hendrick an outlined suggestion for improving the elementary art program, based on research even the best staff development programs do not effect change unless there is follow up and continuous support, therefore their plans call for the addition of certified art teachers. Enclosed with the letter are abstracts about the improving the program. At the bottom of the cover page a scribbled note reads, "Jack, this is the packet that has been written for the board, Lynda."
Date: June 1, 1989
Creator: Alford, Lynda
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to Bob Crow, March 8, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Bob J. Crow, Executive Director for the Amon G. Carter Foundation. In regards to Crow listening to a presentation Davis and McCarter gave about their discipline-based art education and are hoping that Crow and the Amon Carter Foundation will be involved with North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts.
Date: March 8, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Harvey L. Walker to James J. Muro, October 9, 1987]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Harvey L. Walker, Executive Director for the Effie and Wofford Cain Founation to James J. Muro, Vice President-Development at the North Texas State University, UNT. In regards to Walker requesting that Muro send a revised grant application as soon as possible so that it may be processed in a timely manner and to include new documents needed as requested.
Date: October 9, 1987
Creator: Walker, Harvey L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Warren Bennett Newman to Mark Elder, November 10, 1987]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Warren B. Newman, Director of Arts in Education, National Endowment for the Arts, NEA, to Mark Elder, Director of Sponsored Projects, Office of Research and Academic Grants, North Texas State University. In regards to a request from the Special Projects Panel with a summary of comments / review of NTSU's application. Enclosed with the letter is a Fiscal Year of 1987, FY87, summary with the questions, concerns and strengths of North Texas State's proposal. Letter and summary duplicated a second time.
Date: November 10, 1987
Creator: Newman, Warren Bennett
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis to Doug Herbert, January 2, 1988]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis, Vice Provost and Professor of Art at the North Texas State University, to Doug Herbert, Arts in Education / Special Projects, National Endowment for the Arts, NEA. In regards to the notification that North Texas State University will submit a Special Project proposal to the NEA by March 1, 198[8] about their educational reform program, with the hopes of funding from them.
Date: January 2, 1988
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Warren Bennett Newman to Jack Davis, January 26, 1988]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Warren B. Newman, Director of Arts in Education, National Endowment for the Arts, to Jack Davis, Vice Provost and Professor of Art at North Texas State University. In regards to a letter Davis has sent to Newman prior indicating NTSU's intention to apply for the Speical Project grant from the Arts in Education program. Newman reminds Davis that all applications must be postmarked no later than March 1, as no late applications will be accepted.
Date: January 26, 1988
Creator: Newman, Warren Bennett
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter draft to Bob Crow, August 14, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to Bob J. Crow, Executive Director of the Amon G. Carter Foundation, in regards to a grant proposal requesting $159,000 to assist establishing the NTIEVA program. The grant will go towards preparing teachers, school administrators and museum personnel to implement discipline-based arts education program into elementary and secondary schools. Included in the letter are details about NTIEVA's consortia districts and the funding they have received from the Getty Center for Education in the Arts. Scribbled on the sides of the letter are notes of corrections and revisions.
Date: August 14, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter draft from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to Val Wilkie, August 14, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Val Wilkie, Jr., Executive Vice President of Sid Richardson Foundation, in regards to a grant proposal for $159,000 to assist establishing the NTIEVA program. The grant will go towards preparing teachers, school administrators and museum personnel to implement discipline-based arts education program into elementary and secondary schools. Included in the letter are details about NTIEVA's consortia districts and the funding they have received from the Getty Center for Education in the Arts.
Date: August 14, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William, 1939-
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to Bob Crow, August 14, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to Bob J. Crow, Executive Director of the Amon G. Carter Foundation, in regards to a grant proposal requesting $159,000 to assist establishing the NTIEVA program. The grant will go towards preparing teachers, school administrators and museum personnel to implement discipline-based arts education program into elementary and secondary schools. Included in the letter are details about NTIEVA's consortia districts and the funding they have received from the Getty Center for Education in the Arts.
Date: August 14, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William, 1939-
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter to Bob Crow, August 14, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Bob J. Crow, Executive Director for the Amon G. Carter Foundation. In regards to NTIEVA's proposal to the Amon Carter Foundation for a three year grant in the amount of $159,000 to assist establishing the NTIEVA program. The grant will go towards preparing teachers, school administrators and museum personnel to implement discipline-based arts education program into elementary and secondary schools. Included in the letter are details about NTIEVA's consortia districts and the funding they have received from the Getty Center for Education in the Arts. Scribbled on the sides of the letter are notes of corrections and revisions.
Date: August 14, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack & McCarter, William, 1939-
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Jack Davis to Bob Crow, December 8, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Jack Davis, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to Bob J. Crow, Executive Director for the Amon G. Carter Foundation. In regards to, Crow taking the time to meet with Davis and a man named Jim Muro to discuss the proposal for North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts. Enclosed with the letter is a revised proposal grant at the request of Crow.
Date: December 8, 1989
Creator: Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Donald K. North to Jim Muro, January 14, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Donald K. North, President of Burlington Northern Foundation to Jim Muro, former Dean of the North Texas State University College of Education, acting vice president for development. In regards to, Muro and the North Texas Regional Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts consortia submitting a grant proposal to the foundation. Included in the letter are specific details and instructions about the application process that must be followed. Attached to the letter is the Burlington Northern Foundation grant application.
Date: January 14, 1989
Creator: North, Donald K.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, April 11, 1989

Description: A response letter from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, clarifying the foundations expansion of including organizations into their grantsmanship funding. The response letter goes into details about what the Johnson Foundation looks for when they review the proposals sent to them and have included general points that the organization must meet to even been considered by the Johnson Foundation. The foundation goes on to continue that even if the proposal has merit the foundation does not have the means to fund every program but will assist in finding funding from another source.
Date: April 11, 1989
Creator: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Christopher Bancroft, May 1988]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Christopher Bancroft, Bancroft Operations, to a friend. In regards to a benefit for Denton County Friends of the Family, a gala dinner-dance called "The Great Escape to Santa Fe." The event is to be held Friday, June 10, 1988 from 7:00 pm until 11:30 pm. The purpose of the event is to raise $15,000 dollars to further the work of the shelter for battered women and children. Bancroft hopes that the guests will make a size-able donation of $100 dollars for the cause. From the desk of Jack Davis, vice provost, professor of fine arts, college of visual arts.
Date: May 1988
Creator: Bancroft, Chrisotpher
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[RE: Proposals for Getty Match, September 28, 1989]

Description: Photocopy of a memorandum from Bruce Burton to Jack Davis, in regards to their proposals and applications sent to various foundations in order to match the Getty Center for Education in the Arts grant for North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and their education reform program. Attached to the memo is a newsletter clipping from Dallas Times Herald about the CEO of Burlington Northern, a foundation that Davis and his associate William McCarter plan to submit a grant application to.
Date: September 28, 1989
Creator: Burton, Bruce
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections