Paul Bresee Papers, 1900 - 1923
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Brief Description: Papers of Paul Kirk Bresse AGR1923 include his student scrapbook (1918-23) and photographic postcards of campus and student events (1900). Scrapbook contains invitations, directories, programs, correspondence, photographs, membership cards, receipts, dance programs, buttons, newsletters, and newspaper clippings concerning Alpha Gamma Rho, the Agriculture Club, Urbana Golf & Country Club, dances, banquets, concerts, student government elections, commencement (1923), and other campus activities and events. Postcards depict UI sporting events, portraits of students, and buildings on campus. Bresee served as President of the UI Alumni Association in 1968 and was the public address announcer at UI sporting events from 1935-1975.
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]
Record Series Number: 41/20/272
Volume: 0.5 cubic feet
Acquired: 05/17/2018.
Arrangement: Alphabetical and chonological thereunder
Subject Index
Agricultural Club
Alpha Gamma Rho
Student Government
Student Life
Acquisition Notes: Joanne Bresee Foley (daughter)