University Records Collections

University Records Collections: Materials relating to the record of Wake Forest University and people associated with the university

  • 30 Years of Performing Arts: The Secrest Artists Series at Wake Forest University, 1983–2013

    30 Years of Performing Arts showcases materials related to Wake Forest University’s Secrest Artists Series between the years 1983 and 2013.

  • Casa Artom Scrapbook Collection

    Eight bound scrapbooks in which students and other visitors have written their thoughts and reminiscences about their time at Casa Artom.

  • Deacon Experiences: COVID-19

    This collection documents experiences of the coronavirus pandemic at Wake Forest University. Materials to include writings, photographs, audio and video, social media posts, storytelling and art creations.

  • Interdisciplinary Performance and the Liberal Arts Center (iPLACe) Collection

    The Interdisciplinary Performance and the Liberal Arts Center (IPLACe) supports faculty and student interdisciplinary projects at WFU. This collection includes annual reports and video recordings from the department.

  • John Brown White Papers

    John Brown White was an educator and the third president of Wake Forest College (1848-1853). This collection contains biographical and family genealogy information, a photograph of White, and correspondence.

  • Museum of Anthropology

    From the WFU Museum of Anthropology, this online collection consists of household and ceremonial items, textiles, ceramics, hunting and fishing gear, and objects of personal adornment. The artifacts span the globe and the centuries.

  • Nathan O. Hatch Collection

    Selected materials in this collection document the years of Nathan Hatch’s presidency at Wake Forest University.

  • Reynolda House

    From the Reynolda House Museum, collections include fine art, estate archives, and decorative arts and historic house objects. Search by keyword, title, artist, or date. Results will produce objects from all collections with detailed scholarly research on each object.

  • Special Collections and Archives Teaching Collection

    Contains selected items intended to be easily accessed and used in instruction within Special Collection and Archives, Z. Smith Reynolds Library.

  • Student Government Records

    This collection includes election materials, such as advertisements and results, budget materials, judicial committee materials, leadership conference materials, and information and records regarding the legislature.

  • The Twelve: 1968 WFU Football Team

    This collection covers WFU’s 1968 football team, their historic victory over UNC Chapel that year, and 12 of the player’s pledge to return for a reunion in 1975.

  • University and N.C. Baptist Biographical Files Collection

    Ephemeral materials related to individuals associated with Wake Forest University and/or Baptist communities of North Carolina.

  • University Archives Records Collection

    A compilation of smaller digital collections relative to Wake Forest University

  • Wake Debate Historical Collection

    Publications covering the history of Wake Forest University’s debate teams

  • Wake Forest College Board of Trustees Minutes

    Handwritten minutes from Wake Forest College Board of Trustees meetings beginning from 1834.

  • Wake Forest College Early Institutional Records

    The materials in this collection are related to the early records of Wake Forest College. These digitized materials include the activities, transactions, and functions regarding the institution.

  • Wake Forest College Faculty Meeting Minutes

    Handwritten faculty meeting meetings from Wake Forest College beginning from 1856.

  • Wake Forest University Photo Archive

    Photo archive containing images captured by Wake Forest University. Images available are for public view-only access.

  • WFU Art Collections

    From the Wake Forest University Art Collections, these digitized materials represent a long history of both planned and unplanned collecting. Its nine art collections are a combination of acquisitions, gifts and bequests.

  • WFU Office of Institutional Research Annual Fact Book

    The Wake Forest University fact books are published by the university’s Office of Institutional Research. The department supports institutional planning, evaluation and data driven decision-making by providing internal statistical studies to University leadership and accurate statistical data to external agencies. The fact books in this collection span from 1998 to 2021.