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Creator Bowling Green Business University
Title UA99 Bowling Green Business University
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1907
Year Range To 1963
Description Records created by and regarding Bowling Green Business University.

Originally, this was an artificial collection made up of records created by Bowling Green Business University, WKU and private individuals. A reworking of the collection has taken place to approximate the original provenance. The collection is arranged in eight series:

Series 1. President
Series 2. Business Manager
Series 3. Registrar
Series 4. Faculty
Series 5. Departmental
Series 6. Student Affairs
Series 7. Alumni Association
Series 8. Memorabilia
Series 9. Publications
Admin / Biog History 1884 Southern Normal

1892 Cherry brothers 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

Joseph S. Dickey 1907-1921
J. Lewie Harman 1921-145
Search Terms Bowling Green Business University
Finding Aids TopScholar - Publication Index
Related Materials Bowling Green Business University Bibliography
Catalog Number UA99
Dates of Creation 1907-1963
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Level of Description Fonds/Coll
Disciplines Higher Education Administration
Child Records Bowling Green Business University
Bowling Green Business University
Bowling Green Business University
Bowling Green Business University
Registrar (BGBU)
Alumni Association (BGBU)
President's Office (BGBU)