University of Georgia Literary Societies papers

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Collection Dates: 1982 – 2005
Scope and Content Note: Includes recordings of several debates.
Biographical Note: The Demosthenian Literary Society was formed in 1803 by the first graduating class of the Franklin College, making it the oldest student organization at the University of Georgia. Demosthenian's rival debate organization, the Phi Kappa Literary Society formed in 1820. Both societies are still active on campus and engage in a lively inter-society debate annually.
Extent: 1 DVD-Video, 1 audiocassette, 7 1/4 inch audio tapes
Related External Collections: University of Georgia Literary Societies papers, UA97-106, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cite Collection As: University of Georgia Literary Societies papers, Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries

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