Daily Illini Photographs Subject Index, 1971-1978
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Brief Description: Daily Illini Photographs Subject Index includes 3 x 5 index cards for news, portrait, and feature photographs taken for publication in the Daily Illini, Illio and Technograph.  Subjects photographed include students; student life; trustees; faculty; staff; speakers and visitors; local, state, Chicago and national politicians; entertainers; campus buildings and grounds; Champaign-Urbana athletic events; campus businesses, weather and campus events.  Negatives for these photos are in RS 41/8/12, prints are in RS 41/8/11.
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: 41/8/13
Created by: Illini Publishing Company
Volume: 3.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 5/17/1982
Arrangement: Alphabetical by subject
Biographical Note for Illini Publishing Company :

In 1911, the Board of Control of the Illini received a state charter of incorporation as the Illini Publishing Company.1 The original charter provided for a non-profit, quasi-official organization authorized to publish the Illini.2 In 1920, the charter was amended to provide for the publishing of other newspapers and magazines.3

In addition to the Daily Illini, the company has subsequently had administrative responsibility for publishing the Siren (1911-34, 1936-39), the Illio (1895- ), the Technograph (1885- ), the Enterpriser (1920-30), the Illinois Agriculturalist (1897-1950), the Illini Rural Observer (1950-54), Chaff (1957-62), Spectator (May-September 1961), Tom-Tom (1945-46) and Shaft (1947-54).

1. The Illini Publishing Company Charter Provisions and By-Laws, May 1, 1921, footnote p. 1.

2. Ibid.

3. Ibid.

Subject Index
Campus Scenes
Champaign, Illinois
Champaign County, Illinois
Daily Illini
Entertainers
Photography
Politicians
Student Life
Urbana, Illinois
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]