| Share

Georgia, University of

Georgia, University of, at Athens, Ga.; land-grant and state-supported; coeducational; chartered 1785 as the first state-supported university in the United States, opened 1801. The university's library contains the DeRenne and Moore collections of Georgiana and a large mathematics collection.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on University of Georgia from Infoplease:

  • Robert Grier STEPHENS, Jr. - Robert Grier STEPHENS, Jr. (1913-2003) STEPHENS, Robert Grier, Jr., (great-great-nephew of ...
  • Patrick Lynn SWINDALL - Patrick Lynn SWINDALL (1950-Â ) SWINDALL, Patrick Lynn, a Representative from Georgia; born ...
  • Williamson Sylvester STUCKEY, Jr. - Williamson Sylvester STUCKEY, Jr. (1935-Â ) STUCKEY, Williamson Sylvester, Jr., a ...
  • Nathaniel Job HAMMOND - Nathaniel Job HAMMOND (1833-1899) HAMMOND, Nathaniel Job, a Representative from Georgia; born in ...
  • Henry PERSONS - Henry PERSONS (1834-1910) PERSONS, Henry, a Representative from Georgia; born near Smarrs, Monroe ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Colleges, U.S.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring