James N. Matthews Papers, 1868-1872, 1966-1968
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Brief Description: Papers of James N. Matthews, Class of 1872 (1852-1910), including copies of correspondence (September 15, 1868-March 4, 1872) concerning student life, faculty, courses, John M. Gregory, political campaigns, weather, dedication of University Hall, and financial matters; poetry by Matthews and James Whitcomb Riley; correspondence (1892) with Robert E. McCloy regarding a reunion celebrating the founding of the Philomathean Society and J. W. Buel; newspaper clippings concerning Matthews (1966-1968); a photograph of his tombstone and related correspondence (1968).
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: 41/20/26
Created by: Matthews, James Newton (1852-1910)
Volume: 0.2 cubic feet
Acquired: 7/22/1968
Arrangement: By type of material
Subject Index
Curriculum
Faculty
Philomathean
Poetry
Politics
Student Life
Students
Weather
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]