Joseph A. Russell Papers, 1920-90
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Brief Description: Papers of Joseph Albert Russell (1910-1999), Head of the Department of Geography (1949-1966), Professor of Geography (1949-1972); contains articles, awards, journal entries, newspapers clippings, photographs, publications, a scrapbook, and travel writing; including materials related to Russell's 1920 automobile trip in the American West and Mrs. Dorian Russell (mother of Joseph A. Russell), Karafuto Japan, Korea, Manchuria, Malay Peninsula, Shanghai, Hong Kong, the Suez Canal, Nikko, Nara and its Vicinity, a picture pamphlet of the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo (Frank L. Wright, architect), the Joseph A. Russell Seminar Room dedication, and Russell's recollection of meeting Mohandas Gandhi.
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: 15/10/15
Created by: Russell, Joseph A.
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 8/15/1977, 4/5/2013
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Arrangement: Alphabetical by subject and chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Faculty Papers
Hong Kong
Malaysia - History and Geography
Music -- Japan - History and Geography
Music -- Korea - History and Geography
Suez Canal
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]