Graduation on Future Site of Radford Hall (McMurry University)

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A photograph showing a group of McMurry University students in graduation regalia outdoors on a dirt field in front of a stage with a band. On the reverse of the photo is printed "Groundbreaking for Radford? 1951 or Graduation on future site of Radford?"

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1945/1955.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by McMurry University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 41 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

A photograph showing a group of McMurry University students in graduation regalia outdoors on a dirt field in front of a stage with a band. On the reverse of the photo is printed "Groundbreaking for Radford? 1951 or Graduation on future site of Radford?"

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1 photograph : b&w

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

McMurry Photograph Collection

Spanning the college's history from its opening day to the present, these photos depict people, organizations, activities, and campus buildings,

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  • 1945/1955

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  • Feb. 23, 2016, 10:28 p.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2018, 10:04 a.m.

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Graduation on Future Site of Radford Hall (McMurry University), photograph, 1945/1955; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth702432/: accessed July 6, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting McMurry University Library.