Evelyn Burrill Lewis Papers, 1849, 1853-1854, 1869, 1877, 1881-1885, 1891-1912 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 41/20/28
Acquired: 3/17/1969; 8/27/1982
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
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Description: Papers of Evelyn Burrill Lewis, Class of 1902 (1876-1966) niece of Thomas J. Burrill, including correspondence; Phi Beta Kappa charter, constitution, by-laws and members (1912); University of Illinois Official List of the Instructional Force (1902-1902); Rockford High School Annual (1892); newspaper clippings, photographs of relatives; a temperance society handbook and Sons of Temperance certificate (1853-1854); autograph album (1881-1885); commencement program of William Burrill (1895); three poems by T. J. Burrill; tea receipts (1849, 1869, 1877, 1891); a 25-page paper on "French Missions in Illinois" (1899), a 28-page paper on "William Pitt's Attitude toward the French Revolution" and a 110-page paper on "The Hudson's Bay Company"; and biographical sketches of Thomas J. Burrill (ca. 1898) and Evelyn Burrill Lewis (1966).