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Images and Memories Photograph Collection

Identifier: VAC001

  • Staff Only


The pictorial history, Images and Memories: Georgia Tech, 1885-1985,was one of several projects celebrating Georgia Tech's centennial in 1985. This collection contains copy prints of many of the photographs that appeared in the book.


  • 1983-1985


General Physical Description note

(two document cases)

Restrictions: Access


Restrictions: Use

All photographs in this collection are subject to approval before publication may be permitted. Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.


0.8 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents

The photographs in this collection include the images used in Images and Memories: Georgia Tech, 1885-1985. The book depicts the history of Georgia Tech's first hundred years. Most of the photographs are copy prints.

The photographs are arranged according to page numbers; however, several photographs are missing and are labeled as "missing." See the attached list and the book.

Administrative History of

The publication of Images and Memories: Georgia Tech, 1885-1985 began as an idea proposed by Regents' Professor of Civil Engineering Paul G. Mayer and Vice-President of Development Warren Heeman, who served as co-chairs of Georgia Tech's Centennial Celebration. The project set out to record the history of Georgia Tech in photographs. Co-authored by B. Eugene Griessman, Sarah Evelyn Jackson, and Annibel Jenkins and published by The Georgia Tech Foundation, the book appeared in print in 1985, Tech's centennial year.


Accession #1990.0101 (old number: 90-01-01).

General Physical Description note

(two document cases)

Processing Information

Jody Lloyd Thompson processed these photographs in 2002.
Inventory of the Images and Memories Photograph Collection, 1983-1985
Jody Lloyd Thompson
Copyright 2002.
Description rules
finding aid updated using rlg best practice guidelines for encoded archival description.
Language of description
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology Repository

Georgia Institute of Technology
266 4th Street, NW
Atlanta 30332-0900 USA