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Finding aids for archival items.

Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Celebration

Finding Aid 60
 College Archives

UC 23.4 Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Celebration

Record Group : 23 (Community and Cultural Events)

Collection : 4

Location : Archive Box

Processing Information : Finding Aid created by Bruce W. Miracle on June 29, 2012

NOTE : The Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Celebration took place May 27 – June 1, 1954

Folder 1:

  • Looking Forward : Union College 1954-1979 – Brochure for 75th Anniversary Celebration
  • Union College: Heir of a Great Tradition by John Owen Gross with an introduction by President Conway Boatman – This was the Founder’s Day address given by Dr. Gross during the 75th Anniversary Celebration, 15 pages – 2 copies in pamphlet form & 1 copy on typed sheets
  • Brochure – Union College – 8 pages –Union College Bulletin v.16, no. 1, February 1954
  • Minutes of the First Meeting of the Diamond Jubilee Committee  March 17,1953
  • Minutes of the Second Meeting of the Diamond Jubilee Committee  September 17,1953
  • Minutes of the Third Meeting of the Diamond Jubilee Committee  February 19, 1954
  • Banquet program for the 75th Anniversary – red with Black diamond with U.C. 75th Ann. Sticker
  • Programs of Diamond Jubilee Celebrations  May 27 – June 1, 1954
  • Towers of Strength – A Pageant – Program (2 copies)
  • Towers of Strength – 21 page typewritten script on long paper
  • Address by E. S. Bradley – Typed speech with corrections for Founders Day 1954
  • Gift form with letter to Faculty and Staff from Dean H. B. Smith
  • Barbourville Advocate  May 27, 1954 – Headline:  “UNION CELEBRATION BEGINS TODAY”
  • Barbourville Advocate front page – June 3, 1954
  • Brochure – “Your Invitation to Participate in Preserving the Quality of Excellence Union College – no date but was stored with 75th Anniversary materials
  • Bumper Sticker for 75th Anniversary – red text on black background, about 17 inches long