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Coaching switch at the University of Florida: Gainesville, Florida

Local call number: PR13095

 

Title: Coaching switch at the University of Florida: Gainesville, Florida

 

Date: December 1969

 

General note: The coaching switch involving Ray Graves (left) and Doug Dickey (right) caused controversy in Gainesville. University of Florida President Stephen C. O'Connell announced the appointment of UF alumnus Dickey as head football coach immediately after his University of Tennessee volunteers lost to Ray Graves' Florida Gators, 14-13, in the Gator Bowl in Jacksonville on December 27, 1969.

 

Physical descrip: 1 photograph - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

 

Series Title: Print collections

 

Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850.245.6700. Archives@dos.state.fl.us

 

Persistent URL: www.floridamemory.com/items/show/11495

 

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Taken in December 1969