Departmental Letterbooks, 1896-1906 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/5/2
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
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Description: Letterpress copybooks containing letters sent by Arthur W. Palmer (Aug. 28, 1896 - January, 1904), Professor of Chemistry and Department head, and Harry S. Grindley (Feb. 3, 1904 - August 18, 1906), Director of Chemical Laboratory and Professor of General Chemistry, to the public, administrators, faculty, chemical suppliers about the State Water Survey, laboratory analyses, the results of chemical tests, poisons, milk supplies, coal tests, students, course offerings, legislation and publications.ÃÂ For earlier correspondence, see RS 15/5/20 for Prof. Palmer's May 1893 - Aug. 1895 and July 1896 - Aug. 1899 letterbooks.