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Gerald Ford at Florida Technological University
Sometime between 1974 and 1975, President Gerald R. Ford visited the campus of  Florida Technological University (FTU) now University of Central Florida (UCF) to speak to the Society of Professional Journalists. My husband was attending school there and had the...
Events
President Nixon at FTU
ABOVE: President Nixon addressing graduates on 8 June 1973 at Florida Technological University (FTU) now University of Central Florida (UCF).   On June 8, 1973, then President Richard M. Nixon addressed graduates and guests numbering almost 10,000 i...
Events
Florida Technological University
The pond was drained and used as an amphitheater for graduations as in the one where President Richard Nixon spoke in June 1973. ABOVE: This print version of a watercolor original by artist Richard Lewis is Florida Technological University as it...