Guide to Why the name of the New Hampshire College of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts should be changed to University of New Hampshire, 1910-1911

Collection number: UA 6/5/3
Size: (1 folder) (.10 cu.ft.)

About the Alumni Association

The New Hampshire College of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts was founded in Hanover, NH in 1866. The College moved to Durham, NH in 1893 and became the University of New Hampshire in 1923.

About the Why the name of the New Hampshire College of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts should be changed to University of New Hampshire

This manuscript, written by the Alumni Association Committee, argues for changing the name and status of the New Hampshire College of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts to the University of New Hampshire. The arguments draw heavily on Senator Justin Morrill's philosophy relating to the Land-Grant Act of 1862.

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Preferred Citation

Why the name of the New Hampshire College of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts should be changed to University of New Hampshire, 1910/1911,UA 6/5/3, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

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These records were transferred to the University Library for storage prior to the establishment of the University Archives in 1992.