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Writing by Dean David Banta

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Publication Citation

James A. Woodburn, HISTORY OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY. Bloomington: Indiana University, 1940 (Chapter 5, pp. 98-110)


The new professors - two factions in Bloomington - Mrs. Elliott's diplomacy - cholera - effort to make Indiana College a labor institute - growth of the College - funds - Indiana College becomes Indiana University.


Speech delivered as the Foundation Day address, on January 20, 1893, in the Walnut Street Presbyterian Church in Bloomington.

Later published, 2 Indiana University Alumni Quarterly 5 (April 1015) and then reprinted in History of Indiana University, 1940

The digitized copy contained here is from the above 1940 publication.