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Title UA99 Bowling Green Business University 8. Memorabilia
Creator Bowling Green Business University
Description Memorabilia has been donated by and collected from various sources. Many of the earliest artifacts have come into the WKU Archives with no surviving documentation. This record group has not been completely described, and will be added to as more artifacts and items make their way into the WKU Archives. Most of the items in the collection are for exhibit purposes only. Images may be requested from the WKU Archivist. Items may be pulled for researchers by prior appointment.

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Other Creators Bowling Green College of Commerce
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1907
Year Range To 1963
Admin / Biog History 1884 Southern Normal

1892 Cherry boys take over - renamed BGBC & Literary Institute

1894 renamed Southern Normal School & BGBC

1/7/1907 SNS becomes WKU

Cherry sold business section to Joseph Dickey, J.Lewie Harman & W.S. Ashby

1st privately owned business school to get 4 year college status and membership in Association of Kentucky Colleges & Universities

6/1/1963 BGBU merged w/ WKU
Subjects Memorabilia
Search Terms Bowling Green Business University
Related Materials UA51/3 BGBU, Ogden & SNS Publications Index

Bowling Green Business University Bibliography
Catalog Number UA99.8
Dates of Creation 1907-1963
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Extent .25 cu. ft.
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA99
Level of Description Series
Disciplines Higher Education Administration
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Containers Diploma Covers
Diploma Covers
Diploma Envelopes
Blank Diplomas
Blank Diplomas