Orrin Leslie Elliott correspondence, 1892-1914.

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Elliott, Orrin Leslie. Orrin Leslie Elliott correspondence, 1892-1914.

Orrin Leslie Elliott correspondence, 1892-1914.

Incoming and outgoing correspondence of Elliott as registrar, 1892-1914, regarding admissions, curriculum matters, fee structures, appointments, leaves, and administrative business; and general correspondence received by the University, 1891-1892, concerning academic and staff positions, business matters, and appointments. Correspondents include David Starr Jordan, John C. Branner, George E. Crothers, and George A. Clark.

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