University of Georgia photo album, class of 1898

University of Georgia photo album, class of 1898

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: University of Georgia.
Title: University of Georgia photo album, class of 1898
Dates: 1898
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms2312

Biographical/Historical Note

The University of Georgia (UGA) is the oldest, largest, and most comprehensive educational institution in Georgia. Although closed during the Civil War, the school was fully operational by 1898. All students pictured are young white men, almost entirely from the South, especially Georgia. For more information see the article University of Georgia in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an album that contains a group picture and 32 individual pictures of the University of Georgia senior class of 1898. An identical album has been disassembled and placed in the University picture file.

Index Terms

Photograph albums.
University of Georgia. -- Students--Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

University of Georgia photo albums, class of 1898, ms2312, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11898 UGA photo album, 1898