UGA Sesquicentennial materials

UGA Sesquicentennial materials

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: University of Georgia.
Title: UGA Sesquicentennial materials
Dates: 1951
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Coll. Number: UA05-024

Biographical/Historical Note

The University of Georgia (UGA) is the largest institution of higher learning in the state of Georgia. It is located in Athens, Georgia, approximately 70 miles northeast of Atlanta and was the first state-chartered university in the United States. In 1951, UGA celebrated the sesquicentennial of the year (1801) that its doors were first opened to students.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of materials related to the University of Georgia's 1951 sequicentennial celebration. Included are addresses, programs, and commemorative serial issues of the Red and black and The Georgia review.


Index Terms

American periodicals--Special numbers.
Commemoratives.
Periodicals.
Programs.
Souvenir programs.
Speeches.
University of Georgia. -- Anniversaries, etc.

General Notes

RG 1


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UGA Sesquicentennial materials, UA05-024, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Sesquicentennial of the University of Georgia, 1951
 
2University of Georgia Sesquicentennial addresses, 1951
 
3 The Georgia Review Sesquicentennial number, 1951
 
4Programs, envelope, schedule of events, 1951
 
5 Red and black special issues, 1951