commencements_receptions_etc_7_18_1969.pdf 

Historic ceremony conveying land acquired by the Board of Control for George Mason College to the Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, July 18, 1969 (program)

During the winter of 1966 George Mason College's Board of Control began the process of purchasing more than thirty individual parcels of land totaling 421 acres for the expansion of the college from 147 acres to 568 acres, the last of which was officially transferred to the college in a ceremony on July 18, 1968 attended by Virginia Governor, Mills E. Godwin. Item is a printed program for the ceremony. Eight pages.

Creator : George Mason College of the University of Virginia

Date : 18 July 1969

Source : George Mason University Archives: Commencements, Receptions, etc., 18 July 1969

Rights : Copyright George Mason University

Citation: George Mason College of the University of Virginia, “Historic ceremony conveying land acquired by the Board of Control for George Mason College to the Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, July 18, 1969 (program) ,” A History of George Mason University, accessed September 16, 2019, http://ahistoryofmason.gmu.edu/items/show/147.