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AGHON (Agriculture Honors Society) Papers

AGHON (Agriculture Honors Society) Papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: AGHON (Agriculture Honors Society) Papers
Creator: University of Georgia. AGHON
Inclusive Dates: 1920-2010
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Collection Number: UA10-087
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

AGHON (Agriculture Honors Society) is an honorary society for students in the College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources and the College of Veterinary Medicine. The Society was founded in 1920 and honors students who display outstanding character, leadership and a passion for agriculture.

Scope and Content

This collection includes AGHON minutes (1920-1974), financial records (1920-1943), photographs (1970s-1980s), slides (1970s) and directories (1990s). Also included in the collection are materials relating to the society's 75th anniversary (1995), spring luncheons (1994-2010), fall breakfasts (1976-2010) and award/alumni breakfasts (1964-1985).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

AGHON (Agriculture Honors Society) papers, UA10-087, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Conditions Governing Use

Though the collection is open for research, the audiovisual recordings do not have reference copies; however, reference copies are available upon request. Audiovisual research requests are dependent upon the format and condition of the recordings.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Account books
Agriculture -- Georgia
Minutes (administrative records)
University of Georgia. College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences
University of Georgia. College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Georgia. School of Forest Resources
University of Georgia. Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials in other repositories: AGHON collection, Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Minutes-Book 1 [Journal of Finances in Back of Book] , 1920-1933
12Minutes-Book 1 [Photocopied] , 1920-1933
13Minutes-Book 2 [Includes AGHON Society Oath in Back of Book] , 1934-1942
14Minutes-Book 2 [Photocopied] , 1934-1943
15Minutes-Book 3 , 1946-1955
16Minutes-Book 3 [Photocopied] , 1946-1955
17Minutes-Acct. Journal , 1946-1978
18Minutes-Book 4 , 1955-1963
19Minutes-Book 4 [Photocopied], 1955-1963
110Minutes-Book 5 , 1963-1974
111Minutes-Book 5 [Photocopied] , 1963-1974
112Acct Jrl (Treasurer's Book) , 1935-1943
114Slides, 1970s
115Award List, Alumni Breakfast Reservation Form, 1964-1985
116-17History, 1997-2014
21-275th Anniversary Planning for Celebration [Contents of Notebook] , 1995
23Directory, 1990, 1995
24Spring Luncheon, 1994-2018
25Fall Breakfast, 1976-2018
26List of Members, Honorary Members and Faculty , 1980s-1995
27Alumni Letters, 204-2016
28Building Drawings, 1985
29AGHON 100th Anniversary Dinner, 2022 April 9