Texas A&M Speeches

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US TxAM-C C000284

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Texas A&M Speeches


  • 1877-1997 (Creation)


3 Boxes

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This collection contains speeches that function as records of prominent speakers and mark the days of Commencement, Muster, and dedications at Texas A&M. This collection covers a range of years as far back as 1877 to 1997. The location of every speech given was at the A&M Campus.

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This collection is arranged into the following series:

  • Series 1, A&M Commencement Speeches. (1877-1997)
  • Series 2, College of Medicine Commencement Speeches. (1981)
  • Series 3, Commissionary Speeches. (1948-1979)
  • Series 4, Valedictory Speeches. (1883-1954)
  • Series 5, Muster Speeches. (1946-1997)
  • Series 6, Miscellaneous A&M Speeches. (1951-1996)

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Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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  • English

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Commencement Speeches found in the President's Office Papers under Convocation Committee [collection? or President's office???]

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As received.


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Archivist's note

Finding Aid Authors: Jori Dale, June 2017.

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© Copyright 2019 Cushing Library. All rights reserved.

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