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West Georgia College memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: UA-0009-0019

Scope and Contents

This collection contains West Georgia College memorabilia.

Dates

  • Unknown

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users; no restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Rights held by the University of West Georgia.

Biographical / Historical

The University of West Georgia was first founded in 1906 as the Fourth District Agricultural and Mechanical School with John Holland Melson as the first president. Melson resigned in early 1920 and was succeeded by Irvine Sullivan Ingram. On April 15, 1933, the Fourth District A&M became West Georgia College.

Extent

5.26 Linear Feet (5 boxes)

Language

English

Overview

This collection contains memorabilia related to West Georgia College, 1933-1996.

Arrangement

Additions added by Jennah MacPherson in January 2021.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These items were purchased by Myron House from the college's bookstore for the Irvine Sullivan Ingram Library's Special Collections in 2006.

Title
Guide to the West Georgia College Memorabilia
Status
Completed
Author
MacKenzie Wright and Jennah MacPherson
Date
03/05/2020
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of West Georgia Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections, Ingram Library
University of West Georgia
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton GA 30118-2000 United States