Robert C. Krug collection, 1965-1979 Robert C. Krug C0131

Robert C. Krug collection, 1965-1979

Robert C. Krug


George Mason University Special Collections & Archives

Special Collections & Archives
Fenwick Library (2FL)
George Mason University
Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444
Phone: (703) 993-2220
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Finding aid prepared by Kristen Korfitzen

George Mason University Special Collections & Archives
Robert C. Krug collection1965-1979
0.5 Linear feet, (1 box)
Krug, Robert C.
The Robert C. Krug collection contains one box of clippings and articles from Krug's time as an administrator at George Mason College and University. Some correspondence and documents were removed and placed with relevant university records.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions on personal use. Permission to publish material from the Robert C. Krug collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions.

Preferred Citation

Robert C. Krug collection, C0131, Special Collections and Archives, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Robert C. Krug, April 4, 1997.

Processing Information note

Processed by Special Collections and Archives staff.

Biographical note

Robert C. Krug came to George Mason University in 1965 and served in a variety of positions during his tenure. While at Mason Dr. Krug held the positions of Dean of the College, Dean of the Faculty and Graduate School, Provost, and Vice President for Academic Affairs. From 1977 to 1978 Dr. Krug served as president of the university, during which time he acquired the first computers to be used in the university. Krug Hall on the George Mason University Fairfax Campus is named after him.

Scope and Contents note

The Robert C. Krug collection contains several newspaper clippings and other documents pertaining to significant university events during Dr. Krug's time as an administrator. Newspaper clippings are taken from regional and campus publications. Clippings were published during the 1960s and 1970s and reference plans for campus expansion, protests held on campus, graduation announcements, and a variety of other events including the participation of Dr. Krug. Some correspondence and personal notes of Dr. Krug's are also included in this collection.

Regional newspaper clippings are taken from newspapers such as the Washington Post, the Northern Virginia Sun and the Alexandria Gazette among others. Articles feature content related to Robert Krug's involvement with school affairs. This collection also includes newspaper clippings, as well as full issues, of George Mason publications the Gunston Ledger and Broadside.

Some miscellaneous correspondence, personal notes and other documents relating to Dr. Krug's tenure at George Mason, are also included.

Arrangement note

Documents in this collection are arranged by subject.

Related Material

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Index Terms


  • Krug, Robert C.
  • Corporate Names:

  • George Mason University.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Fairfax County (Va.)
  • Virginia, Northern.
  • Subjects:

  • Education, Higher--Virginia.
  • Universities and colleges--Administration.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Fairfax County (Va.)
  • Virginia, Northern.

Contents List

Mixed materials Box: 1 Folder: 1
Regional Clippings
Mixed materials Box: 1 Folder: 2
George Mason University Publications
Mixed materials Box: 1 Folder: 3