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New School photograph collectionEvents (NS040101.SVII) ➔ Unveiling of University in Exile Plaque

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Related people/organizations

Peter Moore (photographer)
Alvin Saunders Johnson (subject)
John Rutherford Everett (subject)
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (subject)
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (commissioner)



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photographic prints


9.75 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)


President of the New School for Social Research John Everett and former president and co-founder Alvin Johnson unveil a bronze plaque in the recently opened Graduate Faculty building, located at 65 Fifth Avenue. The year 1969 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the New School's founding and Johnson's 95th birthday. According to the March 31, 1969 edition of the New School Bulletin, the plaque was to be unveiled at a special ceremony on the evening of April 25, preceding a gala open house event.


Dr. John Everett and Alvin S. Johnson/Unveiling University in Exile Plaque/Alvin Johnson's 95th Birthday, 12/69;Peter Moore/351 West 30th Street/N.Y.C., N.Y. 10001/APR 26 1969/A 28/PHONE 564 5989/PLEASE CREDIT [illegible];A. J. 95th birthday;7[?]-75


TEMP box 5, folder 36



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