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Founders Day materials

Founders Day materials

Descriptive Summary

Title: Founders Day materials
Creator: University of Georgia
Inclusive Dates: 2003-2013
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Collection Number: UA03-001
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

The legislature's approval of the charter on January 27, 1785, made the University of Georgia the first university established by a state government. This provided the framework for what would become the American system of publicly supported colleges and universities. The material in this collection was created in celebration of the history of UGA.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of photographs, signed books, programs, and text of lectures celebrating Founders Day at the University of Georgia.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Founders Day Materials, UA03-001, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

RG 2-1-1

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Programs (documents)
Universities and colleges -- Anniversaries, etc. -- Georgia -- Athens.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Signed book, programs, photographs, 2003
12Signed Book, Programs, Photographs, 2004
13Signed Book, Programs, Photographs, 2005
14Signed Book, Programs, Photographs, 2006
15Signed Book, Programs, Photographs, 2007
16Signed Book, Programs, Photographs, 2008
17Signed Book, Programs, Photographs, 2009
18Signed Book, Programs, 2010
19Signed Book, Programs, 2011
110Program , 2014
21Book and attendees list, 2012
22Book and attendees list, 2013