Guide to the Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition, September 10, 1964

Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition C0372


Published by George Mason University Libraries

Contact Information:

Fenwick Library (2FL)

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444

USA

Phone: (703) 993-2220

Fax: (703) 993-8911

Email: speccoll@gmu.edu

URL: http://sca.gmu.edu

Repository George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center.
Creator Fairfax County Sun Echo.
Title Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition
Date September 10, 1964
Physical Characteristics 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition, published on September 10, 1964.
Collection Number C0372
Language English

Historical Note

George Mason University was founded in 1957 as a branch of the University of Virginia (UVA). Originally called George Mason College, it wouldn't become a full-fledged university until 1972 when it gained independence from UVA.

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Scope and Content

Two copies of the Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition, published on September 10, 1964. The newspaper highlights the building and opening of George Mason College, with ads and articles supporting the endeavour.

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Arrangement

This is a single folder collection.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions on personal use. Permission to publish material from Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

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Related Material

The Special Collections Research Center holds many collections containing local newspapers, such as the Prince William County historic newspapers collection. It also holds the official University Archives for George Mason University, which documents the university from its early days as George Mason College through the present.

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Index Terms

Corporate Names:

George Mason College.

Geographical Names:

Fairfax County (Va.)

Subject:

Universities and colleges.

Document Types:

Newspapers.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition, C0372, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

The donor is unknown.

Processing Information

Reprocessing completed by Amanda Brent in July 2019. EAD markup completed by Amanda Brent in July 2019. This collection used to be a part of the Virginia historical documents collection, C0034.

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Bibliography

"George Mason University." Encyclopaedia Britannica. https://www.britannica.com/topic/George-Mason-University (accessed July 16, 2019).

"Independence: 1972-1978." A History of George Mason University. http://ahistoryofmason.gmu.edu/index (accessed July 16, 2019).

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Contents Lists

Box Folder
2 1 Fairfax County Sun Echo newspaper George Mason College Dedication Edition, September 10, 1964
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