Robert C. Krug collection, 1965-1979

Robert C. Krug C0131

Published by George Mason University Libraries

Contact Information:

Fenwick Library (2FL)

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444


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Repository: George Mason University Special Collections & Archives
Creator Krug, Robert C.
Title: Robert C. Krug collection
Dates: 1965-1979
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Abstract The Robert C. Krug collection contains one box of clippings and articles from Krug's time as an administrator at George Mason College and University. Some correspondence and documents were removed and placed with relevant university records.
Identification: C0131
Language: English

Biographical note

Robert C. Krug came to George Mason University in 1965 and served in a variety of positions during his tenure. While at Mason Dr. Krug held the positions of Dean of the College, Dean of the Faculty and Graduate School, Provost, and Vice President for Academic Affairs. From 1977 to 1978 Dr. Krug served as president of the university, during which time he acquired the first computers to be used in the university. Krug Hall on the George Mason University Fairfax Campus is named after him.

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Scope and Contents note

The Robert C. Krug collection contains several newspaper clippings and other documents pertaining to significant university events during Dr. Krug's time as an administrator. Newspaper clippings are taken from regional and campus publications. Clippings were published during the 1960s and 1970s and reference plans for campus expansion, protests held on campus, graduation announcements, and a variety of other events including the participation of Dr. Krug. Some correspondence and personal notes of Dr. Krug's are also included in this collection.

Regional newspaper clippings are taken from newspapers such as the Washington Post, the Northern Virginia Sun and the Alexandria Gazette among others. Articles feature content related to Robert Krug's involvement with school affairs. This collection also includes newspaper clippings, as well as full issues, of George Mason publications the Gunston Ledger and Broadside.

Some miscellaneous correspondence, personal notes and other documents relating to Dr. Krug's tenure at George Mason, are also included.

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Arrangement note

Documents in this collection are arranged by subject.

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Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions on personal use. Permission to publish material from the Robert C. Krug collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

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Related Material

Special Collections and Archives also holds

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Index Terms


Krug, Robert C.

Corporate Names:

George Mason University.

Geographical Names:

Fairfax County (Va.)
Virginia, Northern.


Education, Higher--Virginia.
Universities and colleges--Administration.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert C. Krug collection, C0131, Special Collections and Archives, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Robert C. Krug, April 4, 1997.

Processing Information note

Processed by Special Collections and Archives staff.

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Contents List

Box Folder
1 1 Regional Clippings 1965-1979
2 George Mason University Publications 1965-1979
3 Miscellaneous 1965-1979
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