Sesquicentennial Steering Committee records

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Sesquicentennial Steering Committee records


  • 2010–2013 (Creation)


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The Sesquicentennial Steering Committee records contain materials related to Kansas State University's celebration of its 150th anniversary. There are records from the planning stage of the celebration such as meeting minutes and marketing plans. Also, this collection has information over the Kickoff Weekend, Wildcat March (auction totals and details), Grand Finale, the Gala 150 (guest list and invitations), and the time capsule. There are two books <emph render='italic'>Wildcat March </emph>and <emph render='italic'>Generations of Success. </emph>Other items in the collection are two anniversary coins, two anniversary pins, promotional posters, and three large sesquicentennial banners for each campus (Manhattan, Salina, and Olathe).

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No access restrictions:  All materials are open for research.

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The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

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  • English

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It recieved the accession number U2013.42

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Acqusition Source: Sesquicentennial Steering Committee
Acqusition Method: Donation.
Acqusition Date: 20141212

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Aquired becuase it documents the Kansas State University Sesquicentennial procedings and celebration.


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Preferred Citation: [Item title], [item date], Sesquicentennial Steering Committee records, Box [number], Folder [number or title], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.

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Finding Aid Author: McKenzie Combes
Processing Info: Student assistant McKenzie Combes processed and described this collection. University archivist Cliff Hight reviewed it, in 2016.
Publication Date: 2016-04-30

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  • Box: Banner (tubes)
  • Box: Box 1
  • Box: Folder F5