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Frank U. Palfrey University of Georgia momentos

Frank U. Palfrey University of Georgia momentos

Descriptive Summary

Title: Frank U. Palfrey University of Georgia momentos
Creator: Palfrey, Frank U.
Inclusive Dates: 1916-1971
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2446
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

Frank Upson Palfrey attended the University of Georgia. In 1977, the Frank Palfrey Botany Fund was established at the University to support faculty development, graduate students and special projects in botany.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of mementos saved by Frank Palfrey from his years at the University of Georgia. Items include "Soils laboratory notes," "Cotton ind. lab. notes," two photographs of UGA buildings, examination books, Young Men's Christian Association membership card, and a name and address list of students of the class of 1921 (for the 50th reunion). The collection also includes the 1921 edition of Pandora, filled with loose papers. Papers include Palfrey's Alpha Zeta Alumni Association of Georgia membership card, University of Georgia examination book, an issue of the Red and Black, issue of Alpha Zeta Newsletter, University of Georgia report cards, and University of Georgia commencement programs for 1917 and 1921.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Frank U. Palfrey University of Georgia momentos, ms2446, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Botany -- Study and teaching.
Lecture notes.
University of Georgia
University of Georgia. Students

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, photographs, 1917-1921, 1971
11Pandora, 1916-1965
12Cotton Ind. Lab Notes
13Soils Laboratory Notes, 1917-1918