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David G. Hortin Collection

 Collection — Container: 1 box
Identifier: HP 2010-052

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the 1955 freshman Rat Cap, and the 1955-1956 freshman basketball uniform (number 54) belonging to David G. Hortin when he was a member of the team. The freshman basketball team uniforms were the "hand-me-downs" from the varsity team. At the end of the season the players were permitted to keep the uniforms.


  • Created: 1955-1956


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

To request permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from the archives, please contact Heritage & University Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida. Researchers must obtain separate permission from the copyright holders of material held within University Archives collections for which the institution does not hold copyright.

Biographical or Historical Information

St. Petersburg, Florida native David G. Hortin was a Florida State University college student, class of 1959 (BS, Arts and Sciences).  He later went on to earn his Masters in Divinity at Emory University, and after that was awarded an honorary Doctorate in Divinity from Florida Southern College. Dr. Hortin is a retired Methodist minister.


3.00 items

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Source of Acquisition

Donated by David G. Hortin.

Processing Information

Received 6 December 2010. Entered 29 March 2011.

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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US