University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Papers of James Watson Snively (1924-1996), student of Liberal Arts and Sciences (matriculated 1942), and his family, particularly his parents, John Rowe Snively (Pre-Law 1921, Law 1923) and Mabel Ruth (nee Holland) Snively (LAS 1924), including correspondence, medical records, student records and notices, business information, photographs, postcards, books, pamphlets, maps, financial records, personal artifacts, and ephemera relating to time spent as a private in the military and Prisoner of War during World War II (1942-1945); military training at West Point (1916), Fort Benning, Georgia (1943), Camp Wolters, Texas (1943), and the Armory at the University of Illinois (1943); Veterans Administration and military paperwork; student life, events, and university construction at the University of Illinois (1916-1924, 1942-1943); University of Michigan (1916); travels through Canada, Europe, and the American Midwest and West, including Illinois and the Chicago area; the ... Read More
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents These papers are not yet processed, please contact the archives for more information. 8 boxes of papers and one envelope of photographs of Robert W. Bohl (1925-2006), Professor of Metallurgical and Nuclear Engineering (1946-1981), contain color images related to Robert and Marie R. Bohl's retirement travel and leisure (ca. 1993).
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Alumni Tour File for tours scheduled and hosted by the Alumni Association to worldwide tourist destinations and to U.S. cities in connection with University of Illinois athletic events including the 1964 and 1984 Rose Bowls. This series includes commercially produced tour announcements for cruise lines, airlines, and hotels with an indication of the date of the tour, the University of Illinois host/escort, the number of flyers mailed, and the number of tourists attending.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Papers of Blanche H. Larson '16 (1891-1989) and Louis J. "Doc" Larson MS '17 (1891-1983) including 2,985 35mm color slides of travel in the United States and Europe including trips to Norway-463 (1957-69), Germany-301 (1957-63), Switzerland-215 (1960-69), Finland-160 (1963), Belgium-143 (1960-66), Sweden-139 (1962-63), England-112 (1957-60), Denmark-96 (1962-64), Czechoslovakia-88 (1960-64, Austria-87 (1964), Virginia-147 (1947-54), Arizona-fairs, hotels, mountains, railroads, tourists, and street scenes. The papers include slides of family and friends-18 (1947-63) and delegates to International Institute of Welding meetings; trip notes and photographs. There is a 58 page slide index.
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Issuances and Announcements of the University Research Board, including: "Faculty Publications, Instructions to the Author" (1972-74), "Announcment of Deadlines for Applicants" (1979), and "The Scholars' Travel Fund" --announcements and reports (1978, 1982-83), "Disclosure of Inventions", (ca. 1980), "Transferring University Software and Copyrighted Works" (2004), "Finding Commercial Applications for University Innovations" (2004), and the "Conduct of Classified Research", (1968).
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Participants and Staff File composed of correspondence and subject files on foreign staff and students studying at the University of Illinois, including full-time undergraduate and graduate students, participants in special seminars lasting less than one semester, scholars, and short-term visitors. The series includes correspondence on travel arrangements and vouchers, staff files of University faculty serving at Jawaharlal Nehru Agricultural University (1965-72) Uttar Pradesh Agricultural University (1965-72) and general files on participants and staff, and reports by Illinois faculty on executive visits and foreign scholars and government officials visiting the university. Also included are files containing personnel data for visiting Fulbright Senior Scholars (1993-2000) as well as itineraries and information for short-term visitors (1986-1991) For staff files (1952-67) and participant files (1957-66), see Indian Agricultural Projects File (RS 24/2/11).
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Files of University of Illinois administered International Cooperation Administration (Agency for International Development) agricultural assistance projects to Allahabad Agricultural Institute and the North Central Region of India consisting of Campus Coordinator's office files (1955-66), project staff files (1952-67) and Indian student participant files (1957-66) containing monthly and annual reports; memoranda; budgets; contracts; application forms; lists of books and equipment purchased; clippings and photographs and correspondence relating to establishment of the Allahabad and North Central Region projects, contract difficulties and amendments, personnel problems, administration of the projects in India, living and travel expenses of American personnel in India, executive visits and academic problems and progress of Indian students at the University of Illinois. The series also contains an articles on the establishment of agricultural universities in India by ... Read More
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Papers of Upson S. Garrigus (1917-2004), PhD '48, professor of Animal Science (1949-87), contains slides and photographic prints, correspondence, and research publications with particular strength in photographic prints and slides relating to sheep breeding and feed quality, international agriculture, livestock organizations in Illinois, and the University of Illinois's sheep farm people and events (1957-70).
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents YMCA Subject File (1886-2004, 2008-2009) including meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, blueprints, manuals , calendars, conference materials, brochures, constitutions, articles, stock listings, budget summaries and statements, fund raising materials, yearbooks, educational program materials, maps and charts, membership committee materials, personnel records, social and recreational program materials, song books, staff seminar materials, student presidents' reports, wartime services materials, clippings, election materials, lectures, memorials and obituaries, reference publications, and ledgers concerning alumni, students, board members, trustees, cabinet, Camp Howard (1953-54, 1963-64) , Chief Illiniwek (1951, 1987, 1989), Daily Illini (1911-63), Community Chests (1926, 1933, 1945-48, 1955), Camera Club (1949), faculty, fraternities, Geneva Conference, graduate students, Homecoming, insurance, international programs, interracial relations (1928-33, 1951), ... Read More
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Scope and Contents Papers of James Wilford Garner (1871-1938), professor of political science (1904-38), including clippings, correspondence, programs, photographs, diaries (1920-21, 1935-36), notes, manuscripts and reprints of publications relating to Reconstruction in Mississippi (1896-1902), criminal law and political science (1907-14), American and French government and legal systems (1914, 1921, 1929), international law (1914-38), foreign policy and world peace (1922-38), arbitration (1924), Monroe Doctrine and Latin American affairs (1926-30), World Court and League of Nations (1930-32) and Fascism, Nazism and war threats (1926, 1933-38). The papers include notes taken at Chicago (1896-99) and Columbia (1900-03); manuscripts on the Civil War (1900), state government (1908), Lincoln (1909), municipal government (1910) and Americanism (1920); clippings on lectures in France and Great Britain and addresses at conferences, professional meetings and commencements (1907-38); ... Read More