Creator

Date Original

1919

Description

This collection consists of one report from the Board of Trustees of the Agricultural School, Jonesboro, Arkansas, dated 1919.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arkansas State University is a public research university located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. It was founded as a regional agricultural training school, the First District Agricultural School, in 1909. ASU began offering a two-year college program in 1918; and in 1925, it became the First District Agricultural and Mechanical College. A four-year degree program began in 1930. The name changed again in 1933 to Arkansas State College. In 1967, the Arkansas Legislative elevated the institution from college to university status, and the name was changed to Arkansas State University.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one report from the Board of Trustees of the Agricultural School, Jonesboro, Arkansas, dated 1919.

Geographical Area

Jonesboro, Craighead County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.086.019

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Jonesboro Agricultural School Board of Trustees report, SMC.086.019

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Jonesboro Agricultural School Board of Trustees report, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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