George Mason University photograph collection, 1950s-2007, #R0120

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George Mason University photograph collection, 1950s-2007, #R0120


The George Mason University photograph collection is a combination of nine series: University Relations, Yearbook Photographs, George Mason University Foundation, Athletic Department, Office of Admissions, Office of the Registrar, photographs from unidentified offices, and Creative Services. The total collection contains over 12,000 color and black and white photographs, including prints, contact sheets, and negatives, taken between the 1950s and 2007. The collection includes images of student life, campus architecture and construction, campus events, faculty and staff, performances, and art.


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Collection Items

Shirley Chisholm 1
Retired U.S. Representative Shirley Chisholm seated, speaking to a group of people at George Mason University. Chisholm was the first Black woman elected to Congress in 1968, and she ran for President in 1972.

Shirley Chisholm 2
Retired U.S. Representative Shirley Chisholm speaking at a podium at George Mason University for Black History Month.

United States Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Portrait of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Ginsburg was the second woman to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court and is well known as a feminist icon for her advocacy for women's rights.
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