Harrison E. Cunningham Papers, 1891-1963
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Brief Description: Papers of Harrison Edward Cunningham (1877-1966), director of the University Press (1918-47) and Secretary of the Board of Trustees (1914-50), including correspondence, reports, manuscripts, minutes, financial records, diaries, scrapbooks, albums, clippings, photographs, publications, art works and related material concerning the functions, agenda, actions and minutes of the Board of Trustees; management and publications of the University Press; the University of Vermont; newspaper work (1904-06); social life in Urbana (1912-50); university administration; selection of a president (1944-45); securing increased retirement benefits (1949-58); vacations (1921-61); travel; brother-in-law's U.S. Consular service in Mexico, Spain, Venezuela, Australia, England and the Bahamas (1918-44); genealogy; art; drama; languages; financial affairs and related subjects; concerning the Urbana Coke Corporation: its correspondence, patent applications, letters patent and assignment of patent applications, company ledger, contracts, stock certificate book.
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: 38/1/20
Created by: Cunningham, Harrison Edward (1877-1966)
Volume: 12.6 cubic feet
Acquired: ca. 6/65; 9/3/82
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/3801020.pdf
Arrangement: By type of material and chronologically thereunder
Subject Index
Art
Bahamas - History and Geography
Coal
Coke
Consular Service
Drama
England - History and Geography
Faculty Social Life
Genealogy
Music -- Australia - History and Geography
Music -- Mexico - History and Geography
Music -- Spain - History and Geography
Newspaper Work
Patents
President, Selection of
Presidents, University
Retirement Benefits
Travel
Trustees, Board of
University of Vermont
Urbana, Illinois
Urbana Coke Corporation
Venezuela - History and Geography
World War II - Diplomacy and Politics
World War II - Military Operations
World War II - Service and Training
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]