University of Georgia photo album, class of 1898

University of Georgia photo album, class of 1898

Descriptive Summary

Title: University of Georgia photo album, class of 1898
Creator: University of Georgia
Inclusive Dates: 1898
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet (1 half box)
Collection Number: ms2312
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

The University of Georgia (UGA) is the oldest, largest, and most comprehensive educational institution in Georgia. Although closed during the Civil War, the school was fully operational by 1898. All students pictured are young white men, almost entirely from the South, especially Georgia. For more information see the article University of Georgia in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of an album that contains a group picture and 32 individual pictures of the University of Georgia senior class of 1898. An identical album has been disassembled and placed in the University picture file.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

University of Georgia photo albums, class of 1898, ms2312, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11898 UGA photo album, 1898

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