Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Clarke County - Athens, Georgia
The Small Animal Teaching Hospital
University of Georgia
The University of Georgia is renowned for its college of Veterinary Medicine. The Veterinary School boasts the largest and best collection of scientists working on Avian Problems. And, what more could a college claim than to be one of the top 5 best Vet schools in th Nation.
Chapel, University of Georgia campus, Athens. Local tradition says columsn of the Greek Revivial structure, erected in 1832 at cost ot $15,000, were used for target practice when Athens was occupied by Union troops after the Civil War. Freshmen ring its bell after football victories. It houses George Cook's (1783-1857) massive patting on the interior of St. Peter's Cathedral, Rome, reputed to be the world's largest framed oil painting.