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  1. Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences Photograph File (Born Digital Records), -2015
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    Born Digital Records from the Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences Photograph File, includes born digital photographs and digitized images, concerning the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences faculty, alumni, students, awards, research projects, conferences and meetings, social activities, research equipment and infrastructure. A repre...
  2. American Popular Entertainment
    Collection

    The American Popular Entertainment Collection is a project of the History, Philosophy and Newspaper Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The collection is a repository of digital facsimiles of newspapers and trade journals published for the entertainment industry in the U.S. between 1853 and 1922. Using digital imaging technology, we have converted m...
  3. Cairo Bulletin
    Collection

    The Cairo Bulletin began publication in Cairo, Illinois, on December 21, 1868. Founded by John H. Oberly and Company (as the Cairo Evening Bulletin), it was one of only a few newspapers being published in Southern Illinois during its early run. Oberly meant for the newspaper to be “a new organ of Democratic sentiment,” and covered news, politics, and literature for the whole...
  4. Clarendon Van Norman Jr. Collection
    Collection

    Clarendon Van Norman Jr. Collection broadsides and printed ephemera contains material from 1828 to the 1930s collected by Clarendon Van Norman Jr. This series includes a variety of works such as prospectuses, periodicals, advertisements, newspaper clippings, tax lists, government documents, and financial records. Divided into subject categories, the items cover topics in Ill...
  5. Farm, Field, and Fireside
    Collection

    Together with the introduction of rural mail delivery, the telephone, and the automobile, farm newspapers played a key role in the modernization of rural America. The Farm, Field and Fireside collection contains historically significant U.S. farm weeklies published in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. These titles document a time of transition in American ag...
  6. Great Lakes Bulletin
    Collection

    The Great Lakes Bulletin is a daily newspaper written by and for naval officers. This collection provides a record of official communication between naval officers at the United State Naval Training Station at Great Lakes, Illinois. Each issue featured official orders from the navy Commandant, events on base and news of ongoing military campaigns. The newspaper also featured...
  7. LGBT at UIUC
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    "The Gay Illini organization was formed in 1975 and Illini Pride was founded in 1977, both growing out of the work of the Gay Liberation Front. Gay Illini was announced in the Daily Illini on January 29, 1975. By April 1975, the group was holding Gay Forums, offering panels discussing topics related to gay students and queer life. The group also hosted a number of social eve...
  8. Motley Collection of Theatre and Costume Design
    Collection

    The Motley Collection of Theatre and Costume Design is a valuable source of documentation on the history of theatre and is housed in The Rare Book and Manuscript Library. It is a rare collection of original materials on the theatre comprising over 5000 items from more than 150 productions in England and the United States. These materials include costume and set designs, sket...
  9. Project Unica
    Collection

    Project Unica is an initiative of The Rare Book & Manuscript Library of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to produce high quality digital facsimiles of printed books that exist in only one copy. The concept of a "unicum" is difficult for the average library user to understand, since printed books, by their very nature, exist in more than one copy—that's the geni...
  10. Sousa Archives Music Instrument Digital Image and 3D Model Collection
    Collection

    The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music (SACAM) acquires and preserves significant archival records and historical artifacts in multiple formats that document America's diverse music heritage. The Center’s collection of historical music instruments, dating between 1810-1972, include rare cornets and trumpets, early boxwood clarinets and flutes, unique double-reed sa...
  11. The Broad Ax
    Collection

    The Broad Ax began as a weekly publication founded, published and edited by former Virginia slave Julius F. Taylor. The newspaper began in Salt Lake City in 1895 but disputes with the Latter-Day Saints led Taylor to move his publication to Chicago in 1899, where he continued his focus on being "Democratic in politics, advocating the immortal principles of Jefferson and Jacks...
  12. The Day Book
    Collection

    The Day Book was conceived by newspaper mogul Edward Willis Scripps as an experiment in advertisement-free newspaper publishing. This Chicago publication was published for a "working-class readership" Mondays through Saturdays from September 28th, 1911 to July 6th, 1917. Scripps envisioned that this digest-sized publication would report on issues of concern for the vast majo...
  13. The Rock Island Argus
    Collection

    The Rock Island Argus is one of Illinois' oldest newspapers, having been in continuous publication since 1851 when F. S. Nichols founded The Rock Island Republican. In 1854, Colonel J. B. Danforth purchased the paper and changed the name to The Rock Island Argus, as he was an avid Democrat who wanted to avoid any perceived affiliation with the opposing party. In 1882, John W...
  14. Third Armored Division Association Records and Audiovisuals (Digital Surrogates), 1941-1945, 1993
    Collection

    Digital Surrogates of Third Armored Division Association Records and Audiovisuals (1941 - 1945, 1993) contain digitized copies of pictures, newsletters, newspaper clippings and newspapers' typewritten transcriptions, concerning the 3rd Armored Division's history, members, military campaigns and accomplishments, recreational activities, and cartoons about soldier's daily situ...
  15. University Honors — the Bronze Tablets
    Collection

    The University of Illinois began the tradition of inscribing the Bronze Tablets with the names of students receiving University Honors in 1925. A new tablet is hung in the Main Library each year. Inscription on the Bronze Tablets recognizes sustained academic achievement by undergraduate students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. According to the Student Cod...
  16. William R. Schowalter Papers (Born Digital Records), 1985-2002
    Collection

    Born Digital Records from the William R. Schowalter Papers contains William R. Schowalter's correspondence, reports, meeting minutes and agendas, spreadsheets, and PowerPoint presentations documenting his tenure as Dean of the College of Engineering (1988-2001), including his involvement in various committees, faculty research, the establishment of partnerships between the C...
  17. Peotone, Will County, Illinois, March 1914
    Multi-Page Item | 5 pages | 1914

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  18. Insurance maps of Granite City, including Madison and Venice, Illinois, 1907
    Multi-Page Item | 66 pages | 1907

    Symbol key on map index sheet.
  19. Teutopolis, Effingham Co., Ill., Dec. 1893
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1893

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  20. Toledo, Cumberland County, Illinois, April 1906
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1906

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  21. Oneida, Knox Co., Ill's., March 1901
    Image | 1901

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  22. Streator, La Salle County, Illinois, Feby. 1892
    Multi-Page Item | 11 pages | 1892

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  23. Streator, Illinois, May 1888
    Multi-Page Item | 6 pages | 1888

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  24. Lena, Stephenson Co., Ill., April 1893
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1893

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  25. Lena, Stephenson Co., Ill., July 1889
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1889

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  26. Lena, Stephenson Co., Illinois, November 1904
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1904

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  27. Toledo, Cumberland Co., Ill., May 1898
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1898

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  28. Toledo, Cumberland County, Illinois, December 1911
    Multi-Page Item | 3 pages | 1912

    Also shows factories, commercial occupancy of buildings, property boundaries and house and block numbers.
  29. 1981 University Honors
    Image | 1981

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  30. 1982 University Honors
    Image | 1982

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.