Washington University 75th Anniversary Collection
This collection includes correspondence and meeting minutes regarding the 75th anniversary of Washington University along with speeches and programs of events of the celebration of the 75th anniversary of Washington University.
- Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.) (Organization)
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1 linear feet
The 75th anniversary of Washington University was celebrated in two different years. On February 22, 1853, Missouri Governor Sterling Price signed into law the Charter incorporating Eliot Seminary, later Washington University. So in 1928, the University had a celebration to commemorate the 75th year since the incorporation. On April 22, 1857, Washington University held its inaugural celebration. So in 1932, The University had a celebration to commemorate the 75th year since the inauguration.
Method of Acquisition
This material was donated to University Archives
Processed by Leela Pandey in November 2005.
- Washington University 75th Anniversary Collection
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- 2020 November 4: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.
Collecting Area Details
Part of the University Archives Collecting Area
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
St. Louis MO 63130 US