Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Seal

image number:

P0026871

description:

This is the first rendering of the Indiana University seal. It appears on page 97 of the July 21, 1841 manuscript minutes of the Board of Trustees.

Note the mistake of "1830" in the founding date; the founding date of I.U. is 1820.

date taken:

1841 July 21

copyright owner:

Indiana University

corporate name:

Board of Trustees

topic:

Logos, I.U.

topic:

Logos, I.U. (Seal)

topic:

Firsts

topic:

Art

topic:

Drawings

topic:

Renderings

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups