Vernon L. Nickell Papers, 1910-1959
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Brief Description: Papers of Vernon L. Nickell (1891-1969) M.A. '32, trustee and Superintendent of Public Instruction (1943-59), including awards and testimonials (1921-59), certificates (1921-31), correspondence (1942, 1953-59), political files (1942-55), speeches (1943-58), photographs (1910-58), scrapbooks and clippings (1946-58) relating to his political career in the Republican Party, service as State Superintendent of Public Instruction, school aid (1957-58), and segregation (1957-58).
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 1/20/6
Created by: Nickell, Vernon Lewis (1891-1969)
Volume: 6.7 cubic feet
Acquired: 10/22/75
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Arrangement: By type of material and chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Champaign, Illinois
Public Instruction, State Superintendant of
Republican Party
School Administration
Segregation, School
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]