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Winton Solberg

Winton Solberg, professor emeritus in the Department of History, has written numerous articles and published multiple books on the University of Illinois’s history. After serving in World War…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 8)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 7)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 6)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 5)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 4)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 3)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 2)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 1)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Victor E. Shelford Oral History

Victor E. Shelford was a professor of Zoology at the University of Illinois from 1914 to 1946. In this interview, conducted by Maynard Brichford on March 24, 1965, Shelford discusses his work at West…

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Joseph T. Tykociner Oral History

Joseph T. Tykociner was a professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Illinois from 1921 to 1949 and a professor emeritus from 1949 to 1969. In this interview, conducted on March 9,…

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2017 Research Live! Finalist: Jenny Peruski (Art History) - Sandals & Culture

"People were always imaging themselves as much more." Jenny studies the spread of Islam in East Africa by looking at how sandals operate as product of social interaction, expression and…

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Marcus S. Goldman Oral History

Marcus Goldman was a professor of English at the University of Illinois from 1936 to 1962. He comments on growing up in Ohio, his experiences at the University, his service World War I and World …

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William Cumming Rose Oral History

William Rose was a professor of chemistry at the University of Illinois from 1922 to 1955. He speaks about his youth, amino acid research, work on pepsin and creatine, krebiozen, World Wars I and II,…

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William F. Schaller Oral History

William Schaller completed his undergraduate (1910) and masters degrees (1912) in the electrical engineering department of the University of Illinois. He discusses electrical engineering at Illinois,…

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Leslie A. Bryan Oral History

Leslie Aulls Bryan was the Director of the Institute of Aviation at the University of Illinois from 1946 to 1968. In this interview, he discusses the Institute of Aviation, the development of the…

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Klara Nahrstedt Oral History (Part 2)

Women in Computing and Information Technology Oral History Project, 2017-18, 35/3/96 Klara Nahrstedt is the Ralph M. and Catherine V. Fisher Professor as well as the Director of the Coordinated…

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Klara Nahrstedt Oral History (Part 1)

Women in Computing and Information Technology Oral History Project, 2017-18, 35/3/96. Klara Nahrstedt is the Ralph M. and Catherine V. Fisher Professor as well as the Director of the Coordinated…

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Ramona Borders Oral History (Part 2)

Women in Computing and Information Technology Oral History Project, 2017-18, 35/3/96 Born and raised in Decatur, Illinois, Ramona (Russell) Pogue Borders received her bachelor of science degree in…

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Ramona Borders Oral History (Part 1)

Women in Computing and Information Technology Oral History Project, 2017-18, 35/3/96 Born and raised in Decatur, Illinois, Ramona (Russell) Pogue Borders received her bachelor of science degree in…

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Quad Day Alumni & Administrator Oral History

A group of men who were students and administrators in the late 1960s and early 1970s recall violence and political turmoil surrounding the Vietnam War, the assassination of Martin Luther…

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Fred Turner WILL Interview

In this 1967 interview with WILL reporter Jennifer Johnson, Fred Turner talked about his first years working for longtime Dean of Men, Thomas Arkle Clark culminating with his replacement of Clark…

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Fred Turner Illini Centennial Program Interview

Fred Turner had a fifty year career at the University of Illinois. He began in 1918 as a student and retired in 1968 as the Dean of Students. He talks about his career and the people he worked…

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Fred Turner Daily Illini Interview

In this 1975 interview with Daily Illini reporter, Greg Miller, Fred Turner discusses Thomas Arkle Clark's personal style of managing students, as well as how this approach changed during…

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