Centennial Committee Records, 1955-68
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Brief Description: Centennial Committee Records, including correspondence, minutes, resolutions, reports, programs, calendars, special publications, newspapers, scrapbooks and related documents concerning the February 28, 1967 - March 11, 1968 observance of the University's Centennial. The series includes records of the Centennial Committee under the chairmanship of Dean Fred H. Turner; reports and correspondence from related committees; correspondence with staff concerning centennial events, symposia and ceremonies; congratulatory resolutions from Illinois municipalities; documents on the Illinois Sesquicentennial; scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs and programs concerning the centennial year; buttons, medals, posters and promotional items; programs for symposia and special events; "Hosts of Earnest Men" - a 16mm color movie; centennial and sesquicentennial flags; special editions of newspapers and supplements and files on anniversary observances at other institutions.
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: 4/5/7
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Centennial Committee
Volume: 10.3 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/25/69
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/0405007.pdf
Arrangement: By type of material and chronologically thereunder
Subject Index
Centennial, University
Events, Commemorative
Motion Pictures
Public Relations
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]