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UGA Sesquicentennial materials

UGA Sesquicentennial materials

Descriptive Summary

Title: UGA Sesquicentennial materials
Creator: University of Georgia
Inclusive Dates: 1951
Language: English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)
Collection Number: UA05-024
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Biographical/historical note

The University of Georgia (UGA) is the largest institution of higher learning in the state of Georgia. It is located in Athens, Georgia, approximately 70 miles northeast of Atlanta and was the first state-chartered university in the United States. In 1951, UGA celebrated the sesquicentennial of the year (1801) that its doors were first opened to students.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of materials related to the University of Georgia's 1951 sequicentennial celebration. Included are addresses, programs, and commemorative serial issues of the Red and black and The Georgia review.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UGA Sesquicentennial materials, UA05-024, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

RG 1


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Commemoratives.
Journals (periodicals)
Programs (documents)
Souvenir programs.
Speeches (documents)
University of Georgia -- Anniversaries, etc.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Sesquicentennial of the University of Georgia, 1951
 
12University of Georgia Sesquicentennial addresses, 1951
 
13The Georgia Review Sesquicentennial number, 1951
 
14Programs, envelope, schedule of events, 1951
 
15Red and black special issues , 1951