University of Georgia Army ROTC collection

University of Georgia Army ROTC collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: University of Georgia. Army ROTC.
Title: University of Georgia Army ROTC collection
Dates: 1919-2002
Quantity: 4.0 Linear feet
Coll. Number: UA0049

Biographical/Historical Note

Army ROTC was made official at the University of Georgia by Chancellor David C. Barrow on June 30, 1919. Prior to ROTC becoming optional in 1969, military training was a prominent part of life for the male students at UGA. Army ROTC graduates have gone to to become, not only military leaders, but state and national leaders as well.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a reproduction of a 1814 letter, photocopied historical documents (1919-1972) and ROTC scrapbooks (1963-1991).


Index Terms

Correspondence
Documents.
Scrapbooks--Georgia--Athens.
University of Georgia. Army ROTC.

General Notes

RG 2-20


Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

University of Georgia Army ROTC collection, UA0049, University Archives,Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Reproduction of a calligraphed letter of 1814 from UGA President John Brown to Gov. Early, created in 2002 by Sunny Wu for Army ROTC, 2002
 
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2Photocopied Documents Relating to ROTC History 1919-1972
 
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3ROTC: Scrapbook, 1963-1965
 
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4ROTC: Scrapbook, 1970-1991