Sign Raising, Fairfax campus site, May 8, 1962.

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Title

Sign Raising, Fairfax campus site, May 8, 1962.

Subject

University of Virginia--Extension Division
George Mason College
Fairfax (Va.)

Description

Photograph of John Norville Gibson Finley (third from right) along with members of the Fairfax Town Council pose in front of newly raised sign marking the construction site of the Fairfax campus of George Mason College. Sign was placed at the corner of University Drive and Payne Street (Va. Rte. 123). Pictured here, from left to right are: Stacy Sherwood, Daniel Harrison, Roland Clark, John C. Wood, J.N.G. Finley, George Hammill, and Dr. Fred Everly.

A preliminary design sketch of the sign can be seen here:

http://ahistoryofmason.gmu.edu/items/show/92

And documents pertaining to the wording on the sign can be seen here:

http://ahistoryofmason.gmu.edu/items/show/93

Creator

Teachman, A. Ellis

Publisher

George Mason University Libraries

Date

8 May 1962

Rights

Copyright George Mason University

Format

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Language

English

Type

2 jpeg images

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Citation

Teachman, A. Ellis, “Sign Raising, Fairfax campus site, May 8, 1962.,” A History of George Mason University, accessed December 1, 2020, http://ahistoryofmason.gmu.edu/items/show/94.