University of Florida President J. Wayne Reitz Inauguration

Material Information

University of Florida President J. Wayne Reitz Inauguration
Reitz, J. Wayne
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Subjects / Keywords:
Reitz, J. Wayne
University of Florida
University President
Spatial Coverage:
North America -- United States of America -- Florida


This is a short tape with excepts from the inaugural ceremony of J. Wayne Reitz and the installation of him as President of the University of Florida. Fred H. Kent, chair of the Board of Control presides. President Reitz speaks and his address consists of two short excerpts. He mentions the three things a university should undertake and he expands on each of them. The tape concludes with Reitz mentioning the problem of increasing enrollment and that quality should not be sacrificed. He suggests that there is an urgent need to support a sound program of junior colleges.
General Note:
Source Reel #: WRUF 21 (T146) Recording by: WRUF Title: Inauguration of J. Wayne Reitz Dates: February 17, 1955 Duration: 0:12:31 Identification: Tape recording 144 File name: WRUF 21 Originally recorded on reel to reel tape at 7.5 ips Digitally reformatted on February 2008
General Note:
Length: 0:12:31. Speed: 7.5. Quality: Poor - Bad

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida Archives
Rights Management:
All rights reserved, Board of Trustees of the University of Florida


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