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News Release (March 11, 1965)


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News Release (March 11, 1965)
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New College News Release, For Immediate Release: Your Area Students and Faculty Hear Eminent Historian
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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March 11, 1965


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History -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
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News release
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United States -- Florida -- Sarasota


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... NEW COLLEGE NEWS RELEASE NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C ARTHUR INFORMATION For Immediate Release: YOUR AREA STUDENTS AND FACULTY HEAR EMINENT HISTORIAN Sarasota, Fla. --A delegation of teachers and students from visited the campus of New College Saturday, March 13, and heard a special lecture by renowned historian Dr. Arnold J. Toynbee. Dr. Toynbee, considered the world's foremost living historian, spoke to approximately 500 students and teachers invited from 180 colleges, universities, and secondary schools in Florida. Topic of the talk, which was given in the open courtyard of the Ringling Museum of Art adjacent to New College, was "Why Study History." Dr. Toynbee is Visiting Professor of History at New College, which opened as a college of the liberal arts and sciences in September with a charter class of 100 students. (more)


page 2 Toynbee lecture After the talk, students lunched on the college campus and toured the college buildings while faculty members lunched with the historian. New College students meet regularly with Dr. Toynbee to hear a series of special lectures on far ranging topics and also in a series of seminars in which they have the opportunity to engage in discussions with the author of the monumental 12-volume "A Study of History." # # #

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