Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

I.U. flag on display in the reading room of the Central Library at the University of Louvain

image number:

P0041232

description:

See also P0026688.

In a March 4, 1930 letter from W. Francklyn Paris to William Lowe Bryan, Paris states he has been "...asked to assist in the decoration of the main reading room..." of the Library at Louvain University, Belgium "...by securing from American Colleges and Universities silk flags reproducing the colors and insignia of these institutions...all are to be the same size - 49" x 67"..."

The above-mentioned correspondece, and other correspondence, along with an account of the ceremony held in the Louvain Univ. Library on June 29th 1930 can be found in the IU Archives' reference folder "Insignia - Flags".

date taken:

1930

accession number:

0752

personal name:

Paris, William Francklyn

personal name:

Van Cauwenbergh, Etienne

building name:

Central Library

corporate name:

Louvain University

corporate name:

Francklyn Paris Collection of University Flags, The

topic:

Flags

topic:

Logos, I.U.

topic:

School spirit

state:

Belgium

series:

Buildings & Grounds