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Newspaper clipping from News-Post Newspaper, "Dr. Byrd Tells of University of Maryland's New Studies in 'American Civilization'," February 13, 1945

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Summary:This is a Newspaper clipping called "Dr. Byrd Tells of University of Maryland's New Studies in 'American Civilization" published on February 13, 1945. In the interview Byrd was asked questions about how he plans to incorporate American civilization studies into an official college major at UMD. Byrd also discusses other issues he has and compliments the British on their dominance in world history and the Russian government's perspective on the power music holds. Byrd desired for Maryland students to learn more diversely about national and international events that shaped American civilization.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1945-02-13
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects: Byrd, Harry Clifton, 1889-1970
College administrators
University of Maryland at College Park. Office of the President
Maryland--Politics and government
Civic leaders
World history
ArchivesUM location:Harry Clifton Byrd papers
  • box 1
  • accession 72-15
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Copyright holder:University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
Collection:Digital Collections
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