H. F. Strohecker collection, 1872-1873.


H. F. Strohecker collection, 1872-1873.

The collection consists of a letter written by H. F. Strohecker on his 21st birthday when he was a student at the University of Georgia. The letter gives a very unique picture of life at the University in 1872. Also included are H. F. Strohecker's graduation picture, marked "Class of 1873", his diploma, and his copy of "The Dictionary of Phrase and Fable."

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Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham, 1810-1897

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Epithet: Reverend; author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000567.0x0002b5 ...

University of Georgia. International Student Life Office

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The University of Georgia (UGA) is the largest institution of higher learning in the state of Georgia. Located in Athens, Georgia, approximately 70 miles northeast of Atlanta, it was the first state-chartered university in the United States. In 2005 U.S. News & World Report magazine ranked UGA 19th in its list of the top 50 public universities for a sixth year in a row. UGA also ranks 58th overall (public and private) in the nation. Today, it is the largest university of the University Syste...

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Strohecker, H. F. (Henry Frederick), 1851-1925.

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H. F. Strohecker graduated from the University of Georgia in 1873. After his graduation from the University, he read law with Senator Augustus O. Bacon in Macon, Georgia, and practiced law there until his death in 1925. He was the youngest of three surviving children of wealthy parents. His father, Dr. Edward L. Strohecker was a graduate of the Medical College (University) of South Carolina. He was a physician, and was also elected three times as Mayor of the young city of Macon. He was an orgai...