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Using University Archives: What are the University Archives

Getting Started

Georgia College has a rich history. For a better understanding and to help get you started, consider visiting our University History site.

Also, visit the University Archives page on the Special Collections website. This will give you an idea of some of the collections available and the types of materials found in the archive. Not all materials available to researchers maybe listed here. Contact Special Collections for questions related to materials listed or other materials that maybe available.

What are the University Archives

The Georgia College University Archives are the collection of important records that document the history of the university. Records are collected regardless of format.

Type of Material in the University Archive

Georgia College's University Archive houses a variety of material. Some types of material found include:

  • Yearbooks (The Spectrum)
  • Catalogs
  • Student Handbooks
  • Student Publications (Colonnade, Peacocks Feet, and Corinthian)
  • Video
  • Audio
  • Presidential Records
  • Portriats
  • Sports Memorabilia
  • Posters
  • Alumni Collections
  • Faculty Papers
  • University Publications

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