By Sean Flynt

Samford collage, proven in 1841 as Howard collage, is a precious establishment of upper studying in Alabama, always ranked probably the greatest local universities within the country. popular for the standard of schooling it bargains and for its gorgeous Georgian-Colonial campus, Samford boasts a protracted and interesting historical past, illuminated right here in a
collection of classic images. With photos starting from casual to formal, regimen to striking, tragic to hilarious, this enticing retrospective delves into the guts of the school's heritage--its humans. The aspirations of all who've known as Samford domestic and people who have supported its venture come to lifestyles in picture thoughts of centuries prior. Highlights of the e-book comprise wide insurance of the East Lake campus years; the 1st test in coeducation; the earliest identified images of the Marion campus;
the notorious "liberation" of a rival college's mascot; the braveness of scholar newshounds within the Seventies; the tale of Harry, the slave who gave his lifestyles saving scholars; and Samford University's most recent academic techniques and architectural marvels. hardly ever noticeable images from the university's detailed assortment division, supplemented via informative, enjoyable captions, provide Samford scholars, college, employees, alumni, and buddies an opportunity to relive probably the most memorable moments within the school's history.

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