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Campus History Book Series

The Campus History Book Series includes digitized version of the nine works that have been written about the history of Illinois State University since it's founding in 1857. This list includes links to the digital versions of each book. These books can also be found at Milner Library's institutional repository, ISUReD.

A History of the Illinois State Normal University

by John Williston Cook and James V. McHugh, 1882.

Semi-Centennial History of the Illinois State Normal University: 1857-1907

by David Felmley, 1907.

Development of the Teachers College in the United States with Special Reference to the Illinois State Normal University

by Charles A. Harper, 1935.

Grandest of Enterprises: Illinois State Normal University, 1857-1957

by Helen E. Marshall, 1956.

The Eleventh Decade

by Helen E. Marshal, 1967.

A Place for Education, Illinois State University, 1967-1977

by Roger J. Champagne, 1978.

The Thirteenth Decade: Illinois State University, 1977-1987

by Roger J. Champagne, 1989.

The Fourteenth Decade: Illinois State University, 1987-1997

by Mark Wyman, 1999.

Educating Illinois: Illinois State University, 1857-2007

by John B. Freed, 2009.

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