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Dr. William T. Collins Papers, 1863-1956

Collection Overview

Title: Dr. William T. Collins Papers, 1863-1956

ID: OGLMC/1017

Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 04/00/1985

Languages: English [eng]


1838-1906; first President of the UND Board of Regents

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Dr. William T. Collins Papers contain one file of biographical materials, and one file of photocopied Civil War pension records. The biographical materials were collected by Professor Louis Geiger, University of North Dakota history professor, as research for his book University on the Northern Plains: A History of the University of North Dakota, 1883-1958. The original pension records are from the National Archives.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Method: Transferred from the University of North Dakota Administration Records; 85-1375.

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Dr. William T. Collins Papers. OGLMC 1017. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid added to Archon in May 2016.

Box and Folder Listing

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Folder 1: Biographical Information, 1906, 1924, 1956Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Civil War Pension Records, 1863, 1898, 1907Add to your cart.