Collection ASU0314 - University of Miami Board of Trustees Photograph Collection

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ASU0314

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University of Miami Board of Trustees Photograph Collection

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  • 1925-2014 (Creation)

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2 Boxes

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Founded in 1925, the University of Miami is a private research university with more than 15,000 students from around the world. It comprises 12 schools and colleges serving undergraduate and graduate students in more than 180 majors and programs.

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The University of Miami is governed by a Board of Trustees that includes many of South Florida’s most prominent business and community leaders. Founded in 1925, the University appointed a Board of Regents in 1926; in 1934 the University was reincorporated and the Board of Trustees was established. Today the board has 31 elected members, three alumni representatives, 27 senior members, 6 national members, 6 ex-officio members, 19 emeriti members, and one student representative.

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University of Miami Board of Trustees Photograph Collection contains portrait pictures of the trustees of the University of Miami.  The organization was called Board of Regents from 1925 to 1934.  The pictures were donated by the Board to the University Archives in July 2014.

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Box 1 - A to N

Box 2 - O to Z

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  • English

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University of Miami Board of Trustees' website

Information about related materials is available at http://www6.miami.edu/communications/trustees/index.html

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