Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Funds and scholarships
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Abstract This series consists of eighteen post-bound gift ledgers recording gifts received by the University ca. 1850-1945. The information in volumes 1-17 is arranged alphabetically by donor's surname and chronologically by date of gift under each donor's account. Information recorded includes the amount of individual gifts, dates the gifts were received and the intended purpose of the gifts. A single entry format is used. Volume 18 includes trial balances predominately for June 30, 1926 with...
Abstract Due to the induction of students into the armed forces during World War I, the Northwestern University School of Law projected a drop in student enrollment and a concomitant loss of significant tuition revenue. To offset this loss, the School of Law formed a committee to solicit alumni donations to make up an anticipated 1917-1918 revenue shortfall of $10,000. The Committee of Alumni to Co-operate with the Faculty and the Trustees of the University in Advancing the Interests of the Law School,...