National Association of Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Files, 1955-96, 2004-06 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/1/60
Volume: 5.0 cubic feet
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Description: The National Association of Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Files (1955-96, 2004-06) include correspondence, minutes, committee reports, annual conference programs, constitution and bylaws, files of Delta Tau Alpha (NACTA's honorary fraternity), convention materials, directories, membership lists and photographs related to the establishment of growth of NACTA, a professional society that focuses on promotion and recognition of excellence in teaching agriculture and related areas at the postsecondary level in North American at land-grant and non-land grant colleges and universities. Correspondents include Burton W. DeVeau (President, 1957-58), Ralph A. Benton (President, 1959-60), Carl Schowengerdt (President, 1960-61), Thomas J. Stanley (President, 1963-64), Hal B. Barker (Secretary-Treasurer, 1961-64; President, 1965-66), Franklin E. Eldridge (President, 1968-69), Hilbert Kahl (Secretary, 1966-69), and C.E. "Chuck" Stufflebeam (President, 1980-81).