Florida Atlantic University Dedication
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Scope and Contents This collection consists of 224 photographs used by Dr. Donald W. Curl when writing his book, "Florida Atlantic University," Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Press, 2000. This collection of photographs were gathered by Dr. Curl from the University Archives Photograph Collections. The selected photographs represent the period from 1960's through the FAU administration of Dr. Anthony James Catanese. Most photographs have information written by an unknown person on the protective sleeve,...
Dates: Created: 1941 - 2000
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