Hays, James Wellen (b. 1848). Notebooks, Record Book, Photograph, 1865-1900 | Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
Scope and Contents: James Wellen Hays served as superintendent of schools, Urbana, Ill., 1872-1907. This collection contains a record book of Urbana school disbursements and receipts, 1881-83; six notebooks containing essays, lectures, and speeches; and a notebook used by Hays when he was a student at the State Normal University, 1865-66.