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.
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.
Donald Drumm painting the Jerome Library mural
Artist Don Drumm (far right) and others photographed during the creation of Drumm's mural for the Jerome Library building.
BGSU vs. Bowdoin College on College Bowl
Bowling Green State University and Bowdoin College students competing on the student quiz show College Bowl, broadcast on NBC.
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.
BGSU president William T. Jerome at inauguration ceremony
Incoming BGSU president Dr. William T. Jerome (left), and past president Dr. Ralph G. Harshman, in regalia at Dr. Jerome's inauguration.
William F. Nolan at Jerome Library donating the Ray Bradbury Collection
Author William F. Nolan donating the Ray Bradbury Collection to the Rare Books division of the BGSU Center for Archival Collections.
William T. Jerome and Duane E. Tucker at WBGU Television
BGSU president Dr. William T. Jerome and Dr. Duane E. Tucker in the WGBU studio, located in South Hall on the BGSU campus.
Joan Repp and Jane Arnold at a book display at Jerome Library
Jerome Library's Head of Cataloging Joan Repp (left), unidentified, and Library Assistant Jane Arnold (right) browse books at a display at the 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.