University Land Records, 1868-72, 1884-1901 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 1/3/4
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
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|19 Library, 1408 W. Gregory Drive||1-|
|19 Library, 1408 W. Gregory Drive||original land grant|
Description: University land records including correspondence (1884-1901); surveyor's notebooks; maps, plats, and field notes; advertisements; purchase proposals and land contracts; and patents for land in Kandiyohi (Greenleaf) and Pope (St. Cloud) counties, Minnesota and Gage County (Beatrice), Nebraska patented to the State of Illinois and assigned to the University in accordance with the Morrill Act of 1862.Â The series includes a certified copy of the Land Grant Act of 1890.