The University of Illinois, 1894-1904 THE SHAPING OF THE UNIVERSITY by Winton U. Solberg

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  • Organization & management of education,
  • Social history,
  • Universities / polytechnics,
  • Universities,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Higher,
  • History,
  • History / United States / State & Local / Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI),
  • Organizations & Institutions,
  • University of Illinois (Urbana,
  • University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)

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Number of Pages424
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ISBN 100252025792
ISBN 109780252025792

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A sharply delineated and detailed picture of a university in transition, The University of Illinois, traces the school's shift from an institution known primarily as a training ground for engineers to a full-fledged university poised to compete on the national level.

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