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Stephen Vincent Benét Alumni Day poem

Stephen Vincent Benét Alumni Day poem

Descriptive Summary

Title: Stephen Vincent Benét Alumni Day poem
Creator: Benét, Stephen Vincent, 1898-1943
Inclusive Dates: 1933
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms327
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Stephen Vincent Benet (1898-1943), grandson of General Stephen Vincent Benet (1827-1895), was an American writer, born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

For further information, see the article "Stephen Vincent Benet" at Encyclopaedia Britannica online.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a poem composed and signed by Stephen Vincent Benet. The poem was delivered on Alumni Day, 1933,on the occasion of the presentation of a portrait of Brigadier General Stephen Vincent Benet to the University of Georgia. Also included is an article from The Atlanta Journal Magazine regarding General Stephen Vincent Benet, Alumni Day, and the presentation of his portrait to the University of Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Stephen Vincent Benet Alumni Day poem, ms327, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Benét, S. V. (Stephen Vincent), 1827-1895
University of Georgia -- Alumni and alumnae

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