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Old College restoration and rededication materials

Old College restoration and rededication materials

Descriptive Summary

Title: Old College restoration and rededication materials
Creator: Adams, Michael F.
Inclusive Dates: 2005-2006
Language: English
Extent: 0.75 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Collection Number: UA06-037
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Biographical/historical note

One of the most historic buildings in Northeast Georgia and certainly the most historic on the University of Georgia campus, Old College is the oldest building on campus and has served many purposes since its construction in 1801-1806. For its bicentennial the University undertook a comprehensive rennovation of the venerable structure, culminating in a rededication ceremony in 2006.

Scope and Content

For Old College's bicentennial the University undertook a comprehensive rennovation of the venerable structure, culminating in a rededication ceremony in 2006. This collection documents the rennovation, the history of the Old College and the rededication event.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is arranged according to item type.


Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

Old College restoration and rededication materials. University Archives, UA06-037, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

RG 3-5


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Building plans.
Buildings (structures)
Buildings -- Georgia -- Photographs.
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Administration.
University of Georgia. History
University of Georgia. Old College

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Rededication invitation, program, etc., 2006
 
12Text of rededication remarks by President Michael Adams, Dean Garnett Stokes, Dr. George Sessions and Kurinji Pandlyan., 2006
 
13Photographs of event by UGA Public Relations, 2006
 
14Photographs of event by Gilbert Head of University Archives, 2006
 
15DVD video of speeches and ribbon cutting, 2006
 
16Segment of rededication ribbon and souvenir scissors distributed for ribbon cutting, 2006
 
17Graphics and text from Main Library lobby display on history of Old College: construction segment, 2006
 
18Graphics and text from Main Library lobby display on history of Old College: 19th century segment, 2006
 
19Graphics and text from Main Library lobby display on history of Old College: 20th and 21st century segment, 2006
 
110Event planning files from Steven Brown, University Archives, 2006
 
boxfolder
21Construction plans for rennovation of Old College building, 2005
 
22Oversize graphics and text from Main Library lobby display on history of Old College, 2006