Charles J. Henkin collection

Charles J. Henkin collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: Henkin, Charles J.
Title: Charles J. Henkin collection
Dates: Bulk, 1977-1979
Dates: 1977-1979, 1985
Quantity: 3.75 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Coll. Number: UA0027

Biographical/Historical Note

During Charles J. Henkin's time as a student at UGA he collected a number of items (t-shirts and posters) mostly related to events sponsored by the UGA Union.

The UGA Union's website notes that the organization provides shows that are inexpensive with special prices for activity fee-paying students and plenty of opportunities to get involved. It provides unique entertainment for both the campus and Athens communities ranging from concerts to lecturers.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains mostly t-shirts and posters relating to events sponsored by the UGA Union. There are also a couple of artifacts reflecting the student radio station (WUOG), the campus bookstore, and the Athletic Department. All items, with the exception of a poster illustrated by Jack Davis, appear to be from the late 1970s.


The collection is arranged into three series: t-shirts, artifacts, and posters.

Index Terms

Concert programs--Georgia.
Universities and colleges--Georgia--Athens.
University of Georgia.

General Notes

RG 6-3

Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

Charles J. Henkin collection, UA0027, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. T-shirts, late 1970s

11"Go you Junk Yard Dawgs!" Jack Davis, 1977
2"UGA Union presents Dolly with Andrew Gold at the University of Georgia", 1978 May 10
3"Contemporary Concerts" [white and blue sleeves], late 1970s
4"Contemporary Concerts" [blue], late 1970s
5"University Union Freak Week April 16-22", late 1970s
6"University Union presents Dave Mason at the University of Georgia with special quest star Bob Welch and introducing "Clover" Wednesday March 8/8pm/Coliseum", 1977
7"UGA Union presents Jerry Jeff Walker/Wednesday/Coliseum/8pm", 1978 February 13

2. Artifacts, late 1970s

18"Do not disturb (I'm dog tired)" [Door hanger/University Union welcome and recruitment], late 1970s
9"WUOG FM 90.5 Athens alternative [bumper sticker], late 1970s
10"How 'bout them Dogs" [Matches/University Bookstore], late 1970s

3. Posters, Bulk, 1977-1979, 1977-1979, 1985

15.0 item(s) posters
21"UGA Union presents Jerry Jeff Walker with special quest star Doug Kershaw", 1978
2"UGA Union presentation of the University of Georgia/Monday/UGA Coliseum-Boston", 1979 January 15
3"UGA Union presents Dave Mason with special guest star Bob Welch", late 1970s
4"UGA Union presents B.B. King with special guest star Bobby "Blue" Bland", late 1970s
5"UGA presents Dolly Parton with special guest star Andrew Gold", 1978
6"UGA Union presents Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band", late 1970s
7"Dooley's Dogs", late 1970s
8"Jack Davis-NCAA Tennis Champions", 1985
9"Jack Davis-UGA Basketball", late 1970s
10"Village People Concert", late 1970s
11"UGA Union presents Kenny Rodgers with Dottie West", late 1970s
12"UGA Union presents Harry Chapin", late 1970s
13"Crack the Sky-Legion Field", late 1970s
14"UGA Union presents Heart", late 1970s
15"UGA Union presents Martin Mull", late 1970s