Committee on the History of the Participation of the University in WWI File, 1915-23
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Brief Description: Files of the Committee on the History of the Participation of the University in World War I, including correspondence, publications, reports, scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, index cards, transcripts and manuscript histories including President's Office files (1916-19), War Committee and subcommittee files (1917-19), and files of the Committee on the History of the Participation of the University in World War I (1920-21), School of Military Aeronautics records (1917-19), Students Army Training Corps records (1918-19), war publications (1917-21), card indexes of faculty and students and source material for and manuscript copies of George Chapin's 1158-page "The Military History of the University of Illinois, 1868-1923". The series includes a comprehensive record of war programs from pre-war military activities, departmental participation, negotiations with the War Department, military instruction programs, faculty contributions to war literature and the activities of specific military units composed of university personnel.
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: 4/5/50
Created by: University of Illinois at U-C. Committee on History of the Participation of the University in WWI
Volume: 20.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/63
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/0405050.pdf
Arrangement: By type of material and chronologically thereunder
Subject Index
Military Aeronautics
Military History
Military Training
Public Relations
Stadium
Student Army Training Corps
Students
War Department
World War I
World War I - Intelligence, Morale and Propaganda
World War I - Scientific Research and Development
World War I - Service and Training
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]