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University of Chicago

 Organization

Administrative History

The University of Chicago (est. 1890) is an educational institution in Chicago, Illinois.

Citation

İstanbul ve Chicago Üniversiteleri karma projesi güneydoğu Anadolu tar. araş, 1980: v. 1, p. 1 (Chicago Üniversitesi)

Goodspeed, T. A history of the University of Chicago, 1972: p. 13 (in January 1857, the institution was incorporated as The University of Chicago) p. 31, etc. ("on October 1, 1886, three months after the closing of the Old University ...")

The University of Chicago WWW site, viewed Oct. 12, 2012: home page (The University of Chicago; 5801 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637; 773.702.1234)

Minutes of the Board of Trustees, Old University of Chicago, 9-8-1890 ("Resolution A. Resolved, that the corporate name of this University be and the same is hereby changed from 'The University of Chicago' to 'The Old University,' and that from and after the adoption of this resolution, the corporate name of this University shall be 'The Old University')

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Chicago University Branch collection of Sunday School speeches

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2140
Scope and Contents 24 talks presented to the University Branch Sunday School. Subjects of talks are direction and control of recreation by the Mormon church; Salvation for the dead and genealogy; teachers training; the Mormons and the printing industry; Mormon poetry; Mormon history; Need of temples in this dispensation; Education among the Mormons; Brief genealogical history of the LDS Church; Patriotism; LDS Literature; Missionary work; Customs of the south seas and the missionary work among the people; Mormon...
Dates: 1925-1926

J. Wyley Sessions papers on education, 1911-1934

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 156 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains papers regarding his education at the Agricultural College, and summer school at Brigham Young University and the University of Chicago.
Dates: 1911-1934