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Series VI: Bicentennial

This series contains images of events and activities that either took place during or are associated with Columbia University’s bicentennial celebrations in 1954.

Alumni -- New Delhi, India, October 30, 1954

Box 148

(Notes: B.R. Ambedkar; G.S. Mahjani, Vice Chancellor of Delhi University; Krishnalal Shridhirani, President of Delhi American Alumni; HuMay un Kabir, Secretary and Educational Advisor to the Government of India’s Ministry of Education.)

Alumni -- New Mexico, 1954
Box 148

(Notes: Erna Schroeder; John Milne; Charles Spain, Dean of the College of Education at the Univeristy of New Mexico.)

Alumni -- Seoul, Korea, June 6, 1954
Box 148
Alumni -- Washington D.C., December 2, 1954
Box 148

(Notes: Alumni group presents scroll to Eisenhower for services as C.U. president.)

Alumni Bicentennial Committee, 1953-1954
Box 148

(Notes: Bicentennial Regional Chairmen’s Conference; Time-Life Award for Direct Mail Campaign.)

Bicentennial, Miscellaneous

Box 149
Charter Day, October 30, 1954

Box 148

(Notes: Queen Elizabeth; Waldorf Hotel.)

Commencement, June 1954
Box 148

(Notes: John Foster Dulles, Secretary of State; James A. Van Fleet; Lewis L. Strauss, Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission.)

Convocation, January 1954
Box 148
Convocation, October 31, 1954
Box 148

(Notes: Held at Cathedral of St. John the Divine.)

Convocation, July 1, 1954
Box 148
Exhibit -- Berlin-Charlottenburg Technical University, 1954

Box 149

(Notes: "Man's Right to Knowledge and the Free Use Thereof"; Photo album.)

Exhibit -- Columbia University, New York, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: "Man's Right to Knowledge and the Free Use Thereof".)

Exhibit -- Huntington Library, California, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: Columbia University Bicentennial Exhibit)

Exhibit -- Liege, University of Belgium, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: Columbia University Bicentennial Exhibit.)

Exhibit -- miscellaneous, ca. 1954
Box 149

(Notes: G. Hornwall, J. M. Cabot, Ambassador.)

Exhibit -- Tokyo, University of Japan, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: Columbia University Bicentennial Exhibit; Exhibits by the Faculty of Engineering.)

Exhibit -- Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: Nakashima on "The Growth of the Study of Economics and Columbia University"; Bicentennial Reception.)

Exhibit Panels, 1954

Box 148

(Notes: "Man's Right to Knowledge and the Free Use Thereof"; 2 folders.)

Exhibit Museum of the City of New York, 1954

Box 149
Hamilton (Alexander) Dinner, January 14, 1954
Box 149
Medal, undated
Box 149
Miscellaneous
Box 149
Plaques, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: United States Steel Building: Reenactment of first day of class, King’s College.)

Public Relations, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: Ivy League Group; Bicentennial Public Relations staff; Rea Lubar; David Loth; Images used for bicentennial press.)

Publications, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: New Yorker Book Shop; School Histories; Exhibits; Kirk.)

Schools, Elementary and Secondary, ca. 1954
Box 149

(Notes: "22 Schools in greater New York and Northern New Jersey were honored by Columbia University on June 22 for their efforts in helping to advance the University's theme, 'Man's Right to Knowledge and the Free Use Thereof.'")

Stamp, 1954
Box 149

(Notes: United States Postal Service.)

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