University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Departmental subject file containing announcements, correspondence, lists, movie reels, notices, photographs, publications, reports, sketches and workpapers filed by department heads/directors: Frederick M. Mann (1910-13), Loring H. Provine (1913-48), Turpin C. Bannister (1949-54), Alan K. Laing (1954-61), Granville S. Keith (1961-66), Jack H. Swing (1966-73), Richard L. Tavis, (1973, 80-81), G. Day Ding (1973-80), R. Alan Forrester (1981-1995, 96-98), Hub White (1995-96), Michael Andrejasich (1999-2004) and David M Chasco (2004-). Contents relate to admissions, annual reports (1910-71, 96-2004), alumni, appointments, assistantships, awards, budgets, civil service, committees, competitions, convocations, curriculum, discipline, enrollment, exchange programs, exhibits, faculty meetings, fellowships (Edward E Ryerson, et. al.), festivals, field trips, fire inspection, former students, instructional materials, lecturers, library resources, open houses, organizations, ... Read More
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Letterpress copybooks of Nathan C. Ricker's correspondence with presidents, deans, librarians, faculty and students relating to admissions, transfer of credits, enrollment, graduate program, degree requirements, curriculum, class schedules, textbooks, annual reports, materials testing, engineering research, University building plans, supervising architect, attendance at professional meetings and occasions letters of recommendation, staff appointments, employment, purchase and classification of books, slides, equipment, supplies museum exhibits, publications and related topics.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents The Alice Lauretta Madden Harter Papers (1898-1997), include manuscript music arranged by John W. Arnold, first University of Illinois Chimesmaster, and used in the Altgeld Hall chimes tower from 1920-1922; manuscript music copied and performed by student chimesplayer Alice Madden (ca. 1922-1924); correspondence (1997) from Chimesmaster Sue Wood regarding the provenance of the collection and an alphabetical listing of the music.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Papers of George A. McCammon (B.S. General Engineering '26), including patent material and correspondence relating to patents, and a memoir titled "Memories."
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Mobile School file containing correspondence between Harold Lancour, Assistant Director (1947-60) and Helene H. Rogers, Assistant State Librarian, the Mobile School faculty, prospective students and supply companies about the Mobile School's administration and function. The file includes descriptions of the Mobile School operation, a photograph album, newspaper clippings, faculty reports, student evaluations, course materials, bulletins, class schedules and questionnaires for prospective students.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Papers (1908-48) of Ranney family including Inez Sampson Ranney (attended 1911-1913), Joel Ranney '20, Ralph Ranney '23, and Byron Ranney '48, contain postcard correpondence (1908-11) to Inez from family, including brother Lloyd Sampson '10-13 law ; correspondence (1917-20) to Inez from future husband Joel Ranney '20; and student organization booklets (1944-48), commencement publications (1948), and individual and group photographs of UI students Joel, Ralph, Byron and Inez Sampson Ranney (on UI women's basketball team, 1912), and friends.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Masters File contains originals of Courses of Study, Circular and Catalogue, Announcements, Register, Undergraduate Courses and Undergraduate Study, for which preservations service copies have been made. For preservation service copies of the Catalogs see Record Series 25/3/801. This series also includes CD-ROMs containing the TIFF, TEXT, and PDF files created by Lexicon DS as the basis for the replacement preservation copies and the digital files for the Catalogs.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Papers of Thomas Whitfield Baldwin, professor of English (1925-58), containing correspondence with researchers, students and publishers relating to university and departmental matters, research on the writings of William Shakespeare and student problems and requests (1925-55); attendance rolls, grades and comments by assistants on students' work (1929-41); reports of the Senate Committee on the Library (1927-45) and reprints of articles and reviews (1927-45).
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents General correspondence or subject files of President David Kinley, including correspondence, reports, memoranda, publications and files received from or sent to trustees, deans, other university administrators, faculty and the public concerning admissions policies and enrollment statistics; reports of colleges, schools, departments and bureaus; Council of Administration; alumni activities; curricula; community social and business relations; faculty appointments; patents and research; religious foundations; associations of universities and university administrators; athletic administration, intercollegiate relations and contests; audits and financial reports; building program; Chicago professional colleges; commencement; committees; relations with trustees, provost, comptroller and dean; high school relations; state departments and federal agencies; installations at other institutions invitations and engagements to speak at public meetings; non-academic personnel; ... Read More
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents The Faculty Record (1868-1901) includes bound manuscript records of proceedings of faculty meetings kept by faculty secretaries George W. Atherton (3/13/1868-12/14/1868), Samuel Shattuck (12/25/1868-3/24/1873), Thomas J. Burrill (3/31/1873-9/13/1879), James D. Crawford (9/13/1879-5/29/1893), Samuel W. Parr (6/2/1893-9/6/1895), E.J. Townsend (10/7/1895-9/10/1897), Evarts B. Greene (10/3/1897-6/1/1898), Arthur H. Daniels (9/9/1898-6/9/1899), and George D. Fairfield (9/15/1899-6/3/1901) relating to University policies and procedures, by-laws and rules, Committee reports, faculty attendance of meetings, election of officers, faculty leaves and class assignments, lists of college faculties, resolutions in honor of departing staff, course lectures, curriculum, course substitutions and requests to take additional or fewer courses, student class and activity schedules, labor hours, student absences, tuition revision, scholarships, examination schedules, notification of ... Read More