John M. Gregory Papers, 1838-1898
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Brief Description: Correspondence, manuscripts, publications and related papers of John M. Gregory, including early family correspondence (1838-65); manuscripts of lectures, sermons, articles and addresses (1839-67); Union College class notebooks (1845); Michigan State Teacher's Institute notebooks (1859, 1863); announcements of appointment as President of Kalamazoo College (1864); The Sunday School Teacher articles (1866-67); letterbook (1864-69, 1874-77); Regent's correspondence (1870, 1878-79); addresses (1870-80); drafts of inaugural address and letter of resignation (1868, 1880); "chapel talks" and "University Lectures" (1868, 1870, 1875-77); lecture notes for political economy, mental philosophy and constitutional history courses; published University trustees' minutes, announcements, catalogs and advertisements (1867-80); records of trustee Gen. Mason L. Brayman (1867-68); draft bill to establish Illinois Industrial University; clippings, trustees' correspondence and unpublished committee report censuring trustee Matthias L. Dunlap for anonymous attacks against the university (1868); draft Military Committee report on the organization of military training (1867); general correspondence (1880-98); correspondence with Louis Allen Gregory (1881-85), son Grant Gregory (1884-96); and with Dorman B. Eaton and others concerning Civil Service Commission (1883-85); recommendations for diplomatic posts (1881, 1887); letters from Jonathan B. Turner (1892, 1898); manuscripts of articles, addresses and lectures (1880-98); diaries and account books (1880-88); journal of European travels (1885-87, 1889); library inventory (1890); manuscript of dialectical novel Table Talk and page proofs of revised edition of Gregory's Political Economy.
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] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 2/1/1
Created by: Gregory, John Milton (1822-1898)
Volume: 3.0 cubic feet
Acquired: September 1963
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/0201001.pdf
Arrangement: Chronological
Subject Index
Afghanistan - Education
Civil Service
Civil Service Commission, United States
Constitutional History
Kalamazoo College
Library
Michigan State Teachers Institutes
Military Training
Political Economy
Socialism
Travel
Union College
University Administration
Women
Languages of Materials
English [eng]