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Omer A. Heacox collection on UK, circa 1930-1935

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Processed by Alice Wasielewski in December 2006 under the supervision of Deirdre A. Scaggs, University Archivist.; machine-readable finding aid created by Eric Weig

Title

Omer A. Heacox collection on UK

Date

circa 1930-1935

Repository

University of Kentucky Libraries, Special Collections

Arrangement

This collection is arranged at the item level.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

2003UA015: [identification of item], Omer A. Heacox collection on UK, University of Kentucky Archives.

Extent

0.04 cubic feet (1 box):13 items

Abstract

Photographs of the University of Kentucky campus circa 1930-1935.

Biography/History

Omer A. Heacox was originally from Schenectady, New York. He attended the College of Engineering at University of Kentucky from 1930 to 1935 and graduated with a B.S. in Engineering. He was a member of Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity and a Sergeant in Company C of the ROTC, served on the Inter-fraternity council, and ran freshman track. Mr. Heacox went on to serve in World War II. The U.S. Army Combined Arms Research Center Library has a collection of his slides taken during his service in Florida and India called the 2Lt. Omer A. Heacox Slide Collection.

Subjects

  • Heacox, Omer A., 1913-19??.
  • University of Kentucky.
  • Lexington, (Ky.)
  • College buildings -- Kentucky -- Lexington.

Collection Inventory

Universal Service Photograph, University of Kentucky Administration (Main) Building, undated
[box: 1, item: 1] browse
Universal Service Photograph, University of Kentucky Barker Hall / Buell Armory, undated
[box: 1, item: 2] browse
Universal Service Photograph, University of Kentucky Kastle Hall, undated
[box: 1, item: 3] browse
Universal Service Photograph, University of Kentucky Kinkead Hall, undated
[box: 1, item: 4] browse
Universal Service Photograph, University of Kentucky Mechanical Hall, undated
[box: 1, item: 5] browse
Universal Service Photograph, University of Kentucky Memorial Hall, undated
[box: 1, item: 6] browse
Universal Service Photograph, University of Kentucky Tennis Court opposite Kastle Hall / Pence Hall, undated
[box: 1, item: 7] browse
McVey Hall, undated
[box: 1, item: 8] browse
Tennis Court, possibly the one opposite Kastle Hall, undated
[box: 1, item: 9] browse
Administration Building (Main Building), undated
[box: 1, item: 10] browse
Stoll Field in McLean Stadium, undated
[box: 1, item: 11] browse
Wendt Shop, undated
[box: 1, item: 12] browse
Photographic reproduction of and advertisement for "State College of Kentucky," with drawing showing A & M College site and three original UK buildings - College (Main) Building, White Hall, and President's House. Also says, "Session Begins Sept. 11th, 1889", undated
[box: 1, item: 13] browse