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Scope and Contents The collection contains photographs, one contact sheet, and one slide. On October 25, 1964, U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson dedicated Florida Atlantic University. The photos record the activities of the dedication: finding seats, being an attendee, President Johnson’s arrival, President Johnson’s receiving an honorary doctorate, and President Johnson’s speech. On the platform with the President Johnson were the following people: FAU President Kenneth Williams, Florida Governor Farris...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1964; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2007
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Scope and Contents The photographs in this collection document the planning of Florida Atlantic University. The collection includes photographs of the ground breaking by state and local dignitaries, architectural drawings depicting the early concept of campus buildings, and group portraits of the early administrators in planning meetings. The university opened in August 1964.
Dates: Created: 1961 - 1964; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2007