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Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898



  • Existence: 1810-04-14 - 1898-12-28

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Justin S. Morrill collection

Identifier: LG-2
Scope and Contents The collection consists of microfilm containing approximately eighty-five letters to Morrill and a few written by him, Congressional bills, acts, and speeches (some in the form of hand-corrected proof), notes, clippings, and pamphlets made or retained by Morrill, and contemporary clippings about him and his work, together with scattered manuscripts relating to his personal life in Vermont.The period covered is predominately that of his public life (1855-1898), with emphasis on his...
Dates: 1858 - 1898; Majority of material found within 1867 - 1898

Justin S. Morrill papers

Identifier: LG-1
Scope and Contents The 10,600 items in the papers of Justin Smith Morrill (1810-1898) cover a period of almost a century, 1825-1923. The bulk (1854-1898) of the collection was generated during Morrill’s long legislative career as U.S. representative and senator during which tenures he served on many important congressional committees.This collection on microfilm includes the 50 bound volumes of correspondence and 28 containers of miscellaneous papers such as correspondence, Senate and House...
Dates: 1825 - 1923; Majority of material found within 1854 - 1898

Justin Smith Morrill collection

Identifier: c-00432
Scope and Contents

The collection contains three articles, "News and Notes", "After 100 Years" and "Justin Smith Morrill - Centenary Exercises", that relate various aspects of Morrill's life and efforts to enact the Land Grant College concept.

Dates: 1910 - 1962

Land-grant research collection

Identifier: LG-44
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of publications, pamphlets, and monographs relating to the land-grant college movement, Justin Morrill, and the modern land-grant university. There is also a photocopy of the Morrill Act.

Dates: 1910, 1962, 1963, 1966, 1968, undated

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Microfilms 2
State universities and colleges -- United States 2
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century 2
Vermont -- Politics and government -- 19th century 2
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1