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Land-grant Centennial Records

Cover of Land-Grant Fact Book, Centennial Edition, 1962

The University of Arizona Land-Grant Centennial records gives recognition of 100 years of land-grant colleges and universities from 1862 to 1962. As well as recognition of the University of Arizona’s participation in the Centennial Convocation of the American Association of Land-Grant Colleges and State Universities held in Kansas City, MO in 1961.

The collection provides correspondence, administrative papers, photographs, newspaper clippings, publications, records of events, informational and promotional materials, programs and publications from other institutions, and records of the Centennial Convocation of the American Association of Land-Grant Colleges and State Universities. Also includes manuscripts of two projected publications about the University of Arizona: The Story of Research, and Colleges Histories.