University Archives photographs collection
This digital collection features select images from the BGSU University Archives photographs collection (UA-0114), which contains thousands of photographic prints and negatives documenting myriad aspects of BGSU's history, including the design and construction of the BGSU campus, student groups and movements, faculty and staff members, University administration, athletic and extracurricular programs and organizations, and significant University events.
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This digital collection contains only a selection of items from the University Archives photographs collection. While additional images are being posted on an ongoing basis, this digital collection is not meant to be representative of the entirety of the University Archives photographs collection, and some items will continue to be avaialble for viewing only in their original formats at the Center for Archival Collections. For more information on the University Archives photographs collection, please contact the Center for Archival Collections.
Ellen Wells and Dr. David Marks with the Maxfield Parrish Collection
Ellen B. Wells, chief of special collections at Smithsonian Institution Libraries, with Dr. David Marks, director of BGSU's Browne Popular Culture Library. Wells and Marks are surveying Wells' recent donation of works by artist Maxfield Parrish.
William T. Jerome at Jerome Library groundbreaking ceremony
BGSU President William T. Jerome (second from left) being presented with a check at the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the Jerome Library.
Former Jerome Library directors and deans at the Library's 30th anniversary event
Former Jerome Library directors and deans (left to right) Melville Spence (1971-78), Richard Carpenter (1970-71), Dwight Burlingame (1978-84), Rush Miller (1986-94), and Linda Dobb (1995-1999) at the Library's 30th anniversary celebration.
Ray Bradbury at the Jerome Library
Author Ray Bradbury at the BGSU Jerome Library, photographed in front of a public exhibit of materials from the Ray Bradbury Collection, part of the Rare Books division of the Library's Center for Archival Collections.
William Jerome and William Day with inaugural publicity from the Toledo Blade
BGSU president Dr. William T. Jerome, and William Day, editor at the Toledo Blade, holding inaugural publicity from the Blade at Jerome's inauguration.
BGSU senior class officers Chuck Nelson, Barbara McNutt, David Anderson, and Wayne Bettendorf
BGSU senior class officers Chuck Nelson, Barbara McNutt, David Anderson, and Wayne Bettendorf.
Members of SICSIC, BGSU's secret spirit organization, on the occasion of the unmasking of members Philip Airulla and James Helwig.