PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
[Kent Chemical Laboratory and theater, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill.]

[Kent Chemical Laboratory and theater, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill.]

 
 
description

Summary

The University of Chicago was incorporated in 1890: the University was founded by the American Baptist Education Society with a donation from John D. Rockefeller. William Rainey Harper became the university's first president in 1891, and the first classes were held in 1892. The University of Chicago also became one of the 14 founding members of the Association of American Universities, an international organization of leading research universities, in 1900.

Chicago or: Chi-Town or Chitown, Chicagoland, The White City, City by the Lake, City of the Big Shoulders, City of Broad Shoulders, City of the Century, The 312, City on the Make, The City That Works, The Big Onion, City in a Garden, Hog-Butcher to the World, Beirut by the Lake, New York Done Right, Illville, I Will City, Paris on the Prairie, Sweet Home, Heart of America, The 773, The Alley Capital of America

date_range

Date

01/01/1900
person

Contributors

Behm, Hans, photographer
Detroit Publishing Co., publisher
place

Location

create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

No known restrictions on publication.

Explorelaboratories