Foundation and Growth: Images of the University's Early Years

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Exhibit Opening Page
  1. Laying the cornerstone of Old Main CN 00836
Exhibit Page 1
  1. 1858 map of Austin CN 09271
  2. Temporary Capitol CN 00717
  3. UT campus as seen from the capitol, ca. 1894 CN 09272
Exhibit Page 2
  1. Old Main Building CN 09259
  2. Classroom in Old Main CN 00409
  3. Office of W.L. Prather CN 09380
Exhibit Page 3
  1. Varsity Band, ca. 1901 CN 09260
  2. University Library, ca. 1898 CN 00792
  3. First Academic Diploma, 1885 CN 09268
Exhibit Page 4
  1. Program of The University's first commencement, 1884 CN 09258
  2. The University's first faculty, 1883/1884 CN 09264
  3. Samuel Clark Red, the first UT graduate, 1885 CN 09262
Exhibit Page 5
  1. Jessie Andrews, UT's first female graduate, 1886 CN 09263
  2. An early UT baseball team, 1898 CN 09267
  3. The University's women's basketball team, 1902 CN 09266
Exhibit Page 6
  1. The first men's basketball team, 1906 CN 09265
  2. University Co-op in Old Main, 1898 CN 09261
  3. Advertising flyer for the Co-op, 1897 CN 09381
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