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  • University of Illinois Professors Collection

This photo album contains portraits of students and professors at the Illinois Industrial University (now the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). The album belonged to Charles Perry Jeffers, an 1874 Illinois Industrial University graduate. Jeffers majored in chemistry while attending the university.

The photographs in this album feature students graduating from the university between 1872 and 1877. The album also features portraits of several professors, many of whom became administrators at Illinois Industrial University including acting University President Thomas J. Burrill and Comptroller Samuel W. Shattuck.

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