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Presentation of 200,000th Volume to Law Library

Format
Online; Visual Materials
Type
Color Photographs
Summary
Accompanying text: The University of Virginia Law Library received its 200,000th volume on November 1, 1969. The book entitled "Criminal Law and its Processes" co-authored by Law School Dean Monrad G. Paulsen [Class of 1938, fifth Dean of the School of Law, 1968-1976] was presented by Dean Paulsen to Law Librarian Frances G. Farmer in ceremonies held in the West Wing of the Law Library's main reading room in Clark Hall -- the same setting where on February 10, 1953 similar ceremonies where [sic] held for the presentation of the 1000,000th volume. The Law Library had doubled its collection in 16 years. Preceding the 200,000th volume ceremonies, Arthur J. Morris '01, the benefactor who provided funds for the Law Library's Morris Catalog Project, was honored at breakfast ceremonies held in the Commonwealth Room of Newcomb Hall.
Date Created
1969-11-01
Description
Original Negative Present
Collection
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Location
Special Collections, Arthur J. Morris Law Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
prints14113
RG 106
Call Number
RG-30/1/10.011