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Griffith Donates Memorabilia to UNC

September 10, 2005 (1:51 am) GMT
Griffith will donate manuscripts, television and film footage and other memorabilia documenting his 55-year career to his alma mater, UNC

Television and film star has on Friday donated his personal collection of memorabilia chronicling his career to his alma mater, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The collections among others include manuscripts, television and film footage and others, all of which will become part of UNC's Southern Historical Collection, which contains more than 15 million items in 4,900 collections.

"I am proud of my connections to Carolina and pleased to know that some results from a lifetime of work on television, film, stage and recordings will have a permanent home in Chapel Hill," Griffith commented.

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