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First day of classes, students in library, study commons, and cafeteria, UC Irvine, ca. 1965
Date Created: 1965
Description: On October 4, 1965, UC Irvine officially opened to welcome its students, staff and faculty. Originally 1,000 students were to be accepted for the fall opening, but by the spring of 1965 the University had already accepted more than 1,500. The final tally for the first day of classes was 1,589 students, 241 staff members, 119 faculty, and 43 teaching assistants.
Related Item: Is Part Of: University Communications Photographs. AS-061. University Archives, University of California, Irvine. Finding aid for entire collection available at: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c8tt4pp0/
Source: Original: contact sheet of black-and-white negatives, 2x2/120 | Scanned: 12 negatives of 12
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Provenance: University of California, Irvine. University Communications.
Publisher: University of California, Irvine Libraries. Special Collections and Archives. Irvine, California 92623-9557. http://special.lib.uci.edu. email: email@example.com