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The University of Delaware: A History

Chapter 8 Notes

1. Henry Ridgely to A. W. Knight, May 25, 1920, Knight Papers, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee.

2. Ridgely to Sharp, May 12, 1920, in Sharp Papers.

3. Ridgely to Hullihen, May 8, 1920; C. A. McCue to Charles M. Curtis, May 25, 1920; Ernest M. R. Lamkey to Curtis, May 14, 1920; Ridgely to Sharp, May 21, 1920, all in Sharp Papers.

4. Wilmington Morning News, June 2, 1920; trustees' minutes, June 12, 1920; Curtis to Hullihen, June 9, 13, 1920, in Dill Collection, folder 6; W. Lloyd Bevan to Hullihen, April 29, 1921, in ibid, folder 5; Ridgely to Hullihen, May 8, 1920, and Hullihen to Ridgely, May 13, 1920, in Sharp Papers.

5. Trustees' minutes, June 12, 1920.

6. Hullihen to Ridgely, May 13, 1920, in Sharp Papers.

7. Hullihen to A. O. H. Grier, June 10, 1920, in Dill Collection, folder 6.

8. Hullihen to Ridgely, May 13, 1920, in Sharp Papers.

9. Vallandigham to Hullihen, June 15, 1920, Hullihen Papers.

10. Vallandigham to Hullihen [June 25], 1920, in Dill Collection, folder 6.

11. Hullihen to Vallandigham, June 30, 1920, in ibid, folder 7.

12. Every Evening, June 14, 1920; Vallandigham to Hullihen, [June 25], 1920, in Dill Collection, folder 6; Mitchell to Glenn V. Brown, June 17, 1920, in ibid., folder 11.

13. Mitchell to Hullihen, June 17, 1920; Winifred Robinson to Hullihen, June 16, 1920; Hullihen to Robinson, June 23, 1920, in Dill Collection, folder 6; summer school lecture-concert program, July 1920, in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1920-18.

14. Hullihen to John S. Fletcher, August 13, 1920, in Dill Collection, folder 10.

15. Hullihen to S. M. Barton, July 24, 1920, in Dill Collection, folder 8; Lewis, University of Delaware, 138.

16. President's Report, June 11, 1921; Hullihen to Charles B. Evans, November 17, 1920, in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1920-38a.

17. Hullihen to Charles B. Evans, February 3, 1921, in ibid., item 1921-6; to H. Rodney Sharp, same date, in Sharp Papers.

18. E. Laurence Smith to Charles B. Evans, February 14, 1921, in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1921-9; trustees' minutes, February 19, 1921; Laws of Delaware, 32:552.

19. 1921 House Journal, 231, 333, 346, 526-27, 593, 680; 1921 Senate Journal, 560.

20. Hullihen, comments on conditions in 1920, typescript in Delaware Miscellany, 1:79-80, Morris Library.

21. F. Taylor Jones, "Accreditation in the Middle States Region," in Accreditation in Higher Education, ed. Lloyd E. Blauch (Washington, 1959), 42; William K. Selden, Accreditation: A Struggle over Standards in Higher Education (New York, 1960), 35, 37.

22. Trustees' minutes, November 25, 1919; March 6 and June 12, 1920.

23. Selden, Accreditation, 36, 69.

24. Charles W. Hunt, "Report on University of Delaware," April 1921, manuscript in Carnegie Foundation for Advancement of Teaching Archives, file 278, Carnegie Corporation of New York.

25. 1921 and 1922 President's Reports; Alice Tanberg, History and Background of the Wilmington AAUW, 35.

26. Trustees' minutes, February 19, 1921; June 5, 1926; organization chart, 1922, in Hullihen Papers, 1:692.

27. Trustees' minutes, November 23, 1920.

28. Ibid., June 11, 1921.

29. Ibid., February 18, 1922.

30. 1922 President's Report; trustees'minutes, November 29, 1922.

31. Trustees' minutes, February 17 and June 9, 1923.

32. Newark Post, February 1, 1922.

33. Trustees' minutes, June 8, 1918.

34. Hullihen to E. E. Olp, February 4, 1922, in Hullihen Papers.

35. Catalogues, 1920-26.

36. President's Report, November 23, 1920.

37. President's Report, June 11, 1921.

38. Trustees' minutes, June 10, 1922; 1922 and 1925 catalogues; Alumni News 1, (September 1922): 28-29; Review, October 12, 1921.

39. Hullihen, comments on conditions in 1920, in Delaware Miscellany, 1:82.

40. There is a volume 34 of Delaware Notes, but no volume 33.

41. Minutes, executive committee, University of Delaware Press, March 26, 1923; Hullihen to H. B. Thompson, July 3, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

42. Hullihen to Henry P. Scott, May 9, 1922, in Hullihen Papers; 1922 President's Report, 20-21.

43. Robinson to Hullihen, July 10, 1922; minutes of meeting, May 12, July 13, 1922; Sharp to Hullihen, July 14, 1922, in Hullihen Papers; J. P. Truss, "The University of Delaware Press," Alumni News, (September 1922): 23-25.

44. Executive committee minutes, University of Delaware Press, February 2, 1923; Joseph H. Odell to Otis Caldwell, March 13, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

45. Hullihen, comments on conditions in 1920, Delaware Miscellany, 1:87; Townsend's message of January 6, 1921, in 1921 House Journal, 64; President's Report, June 11, 1921; Wilmington Morning News, June 13,

1921; Hullihen to Sharp, August 2, 1921 in Sharp Papers.

46. Hullihen to Sharp, August 2, 1921, in Sharp Papers; contract in Hullihen Papers; report of campaign committee, September 14, 1922, in Sharp Papers, folder 4, and also in Lewis, Delaware University

Archives, item 1922-38. The name of the firm is given as Ward, Pierce,

and Wells in the last named source.

47. Report of library campaign committee, September 14, 1922; President's Report to trustees, February 17, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

48. President's Report, February 17, 1923; "Library and War Memorial Campaign, University of Delaware, 1922," printed folder in Sharp Papers, folder 4.

49. Correspondence in Sharp Papers, folder 4.

50. Program of dinner, Oct. 20, 1922; Josiah Marvel to campaign workers, October 21, 1922; Edith McDougle to alumnae, October 23, 1922, in ibid.

51. Data in Sharp Papers.

52. Frank W. Pierson to Hullihen, Oct. 25, 1922; H. W. Stark to Hullihen, November 1, 1922, in Hullihen Papers; Rodney Sharp to fellow workers, October 28, 1922, in Sharp Papers, folder 2.

53. Thompson to Hullihen, November 9, 1922; President's Report, February 17, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

54. Hullihen to Sharp, November 3, 1922, in Sharp Papers.

55. P. S. du Pont to Hullihen, November 6, 1922, in Hullihen Papers.

56. List of subscribers, 1922, in Hullihen Papers, 1:669-70; 1922-23 Blue Hen, 164.

57. Day and Klauder to Sharp, April 12, 1923, in Sharp Papers, folder 4; 1923 President's Report, 12.

58. Sharp to H. B. Thompson and library committee, April 18, 1923; to Day and Klauder, April 18, 1923, in Sharp Papers, folder 4.

59. Sypherd to Sharp, April 20, 1923, ibid.

60. 1923 President's Report, 12; Pierre S. du Pont to Sharp, October 22, 1923, in Sharp Papers, folder 4.

61. A. J. Taylor to Day and Klauder, November 12, 1923; Hullihen to Joseph Odell, November 22, 1923; Day and Klauder to Sharp and Hullihen, October 6, 1923; minutes of library committee, November 19,

1923, in Sharp Papers, folder 4; Lewis, University of Delaware, 190;

memo of preliminary considerations, in erection of library, Lewis,

Delaware University Archives, item 1923-72.

62. Lewis, University of Delaware, 190; commencement program, June 9, 1924, in Warner Scrapbook 2; Dorothy Hawkins, "The New University Library," Equitable Trust Company Monthly 5 (June 1925);

Wilmington Evening Journal, January 5, 1925; Review, December 14,

1923.

63. Trustees' minutes, February 21, 1925; dedication program in Warner Scrapbook 2, and in Sharp Papers; report of Dorothy Hawkins, librarian, May-September 1925, in Hullihen Papers; 1925 President's

Report, 22-25.

64. 1925 President's Report, 12, 22.

65. Lewis, University of Delaware, 166-67.

66. 1922 President's Report, 17-18; Alumni News 1 (September 1922): 18-20.

67. Trustees' minutes, February 17, 1923; Alumni News 1 (September 1922): 18-20; Hullihen to Herbert Hoover, March 5, 1923; Joseph H. Odell to Hullihen, April 2, 1923; Sharp to Hullihen, June 19,

1923, all in Hullihen Papers.

68. P. S. du Pont to Hullihen, July 11, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

69. Ibid., August 14, 1922.

70. Hullihen to French Ambassador [Jusserand], May 8, 1923, in ibid.

71. Christian Science Monitor, July 2 and 26, 1923; New York Times, July 7 and 9, 1923; prospectus for Foreign Study Plan [July 1923], in Hullihen Papers, 1:636-49; Hullihen to Adolph Ochs, July 12, 1923, in Hullihen

Papers.

72. Trustees' minutes, November 27, 1923.

73. 1925 President's Report, 28-33; 1926 President's Report, 21; The Detaware Bulletin, October 1924, 3-4.

74. Trustees' minutes, February 20, 1926; Brinton to Hullihen, February 16, 1926, and to R. J. Leonard, March 10, 1926; P. S. du Pont to Hullihen, April 2, 1926; Hullihen to W. H. P. Faunce, May 11,

1926, all in Hullihen Papers.

75. 1926 President's Report, 22-23; A. G. Wilkinson, report on Foreign Study Program, September 20, 1926; W. J. Robinson to H. V. Holloway, February 16, 1926, in Hullihen Papers.

76. 1928 President's Report, 11-13; Hullihen to P. S. du Pont, December 14, 1926, April 11, 1927; Hullihen typescript, "The University of Delaware: Its Progress and Its Needs" [December 31,

1928]; to T. Coleman du Pont, May 21, 1926; R. W. Kirkbride to

Hullihen, June 10, 1927, in Hullihen Papers; list of donors and amounts

of scholarships, 1923-39, ibid., Foreign Study correspondence, 1922-37,

AR 330.

77. Hullihen to Kirkbride, December 8, 1926, June 18, 1927, in Hullihen Papers.

78. 1929 President's Report, 7; trustees' minutes, June 10 and December 14, 1929; printed announcement of Kirkbride Memorial Library, May 23, 1929, in Hullihen Papers.

79. Memo, January 17, 1921, by R. W. Kirkbride, in Kirkbride Papers, University Archives.

80. H. R. Sharp to Hullihen, January 15, 1923; P. S. du Pont to Hullihen, February 23, 1923, in Hullihen Papers; Sharp to Hullihen, March 3, 1923, in Sharp Papers; 1925 President's Report, 39.

81. T. C. du Pont to Hullihen, April 20, 1926; Hullihen to T. C. du Pont, April 27 and May 6, 1926; Hullihen to S. J. Wright, May 17, 1926; S. J. Wright to Hullihen, May 17, 1926, in Hullihen Papers; 1925

President's Report, 38-39.

82. Hullihen to Ralph Coursey, January 10, 1923, in Hullihen Papers; trustees' minutes, June 12, 1920; June 11 and July 22, 1921; Nov. 12, 1927; June 18, 1929; report of committee on grounds and

buildings [July 1921], in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item

1921-30; W. T. Homewood to H. R. Sharp, March 13, 1929, in Sharp

Papers, folder 2.

83. Blue Hen Messenger, 7 (March 1983): 7.

84. Sharp to Hullihen, June 19, 1923; Hullihen to Sharp, June 21, 1923, in Hullihen Papers; trustees' minutes, February 19 and November 12, 1927; 1925 President's Report, 54.

85. 1923 summer lecture program, in Lewis, Delaware University Archives, item 1923-21; Hullihen to Leon Metzinger, July 12, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

86. 1931 President's Report, 31-32; Hullihen to G. F. Alderson, May 30, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

87. Every Evening, March 19, 1925; 1927-28 catalogue; "A Book of Memories," University Archives; 1927 President's Report, 11-12; 1925 President's Report, 33, 46, 49; Hullihen to Alice P. Smyth,

December 22, 1925, in Hullihen Papers; (Wilmington) Sunday Star,

January 23, 1927.

88. Hullihen to H. B. Thompson, September 17 and 28, 1925; Joseph H. Odell to Hullihen, September 22, 1925; Hullihen to Louis Jallade, August 29 and October 18, 1929, in Hullihen Papers; 1930

President's Report (typescript), 28; 1931 President's Report, 32.

89. 1931 President's Report, 8, 9, 32.

90. Victoria V. Worden, A History of the Delaware State Board of Health, 1879-1958 (1958), 14; 1925 President's Report, 39-40; 1927 President's Report, 26; 1928 President's Report, 27; trustees' minutes,

June 7, 1924.

91. 1924 catalogue; trustees' minutes, November 23, 1926; June 8, 1929; 1928 President's Report, 27-28.

92. The Delaware Bulletin, October 1924; 1925 President's Report, 34, 46; trustees' minutes, November 25, 1924.

93. Form letter from student committee, June 6, 1927; Hullihen to Louis A. Drexler, August 16, 1927; student council president and swimming team captain to P. S. du Pont, October 1, 1927; F. A.

McHugh to Hullihen, October 13, 1927; James E. Wilson to Hullihen,

October 22, 1927; Hullihen to H. R. Sharp, February 15, 1928; student

council to board of trustees, February 24, 1928, in Hullihen Papers;

1927 President's Report, 23-25; 1928 President's Report, 6-8.

94. Hullihen to legislators, January 25, 1928; Hullihen to T. C. du Pont, February 2, 1927; T. C. du Pont to Hullihen, February 5, 1927; Hullihen to Joseph N. Reeves, April 7, 1927, in Hullihen Papers.

95. Trustees' minutes, June 11, 1927; February 25, June 9, 1928; 1928 President's Report, 18-21; 1929 President's Report, 29; 1930 President's Report (typescript), 27-28; P. S. du Pont to Hullihen, September 27, 1929; Hullihen to P. S. du Pont, September 28, 1929, in Hullihen Papers.

96. Charles M. Curtis to Hullihen, January 23, 1929; Hullihen to Curtis, January 24, 1925; Hullihen, remarks at Mitchell Hall dedication [May 24], 1930, in Hullihen Papers.

97. Hullihen to G. P. Baker, December 18, 1928; Baker to Hullihen, Decemher 27, 1928; Hullihen to Sharp, February 15, 1929; A. G. Wilkinson to Sharp, March 29, 1929, in Hullihen Papers; Charles Z. Klauder to Sharp, April 11 and November 11, 1929, in Sharp Papers; program, convocation, September 23, 1929, Warner Scrapbook 2.

98. 1929 President's Report, 29; trustees' minutes, June 8, 1929; principal account, Mitchell Hall, May 31, 1930; donations, University of Delaware, 1930, in Sharp Papers, folder 3.

99. Unidentified clipping, May 25, 1930; program, May 24, 1930, both in Warner Scrapbook 2, 64-65; Hullihen, remarks at dedication, 1930 [May 24]; Hullihen to S. C. Mitchell, May 19, 1930, in Hullihen Papers; 1930 President's Report (typescript), 25-26.

100. University News, 1 (November 1935); Hullihen to Charles Z. Klauder, January 11, 1927; minutes of meeting of Hullihen, Sharp, and Klauder, January 6, 1928; Hullihen to Frederick E. Lee, October 31, 1925, in Hullihen Papers.

101. Sypherd to Hullihen, October 30, 1925, in Hullihen Papers.

102. Bulletin of the AAUP, 9 (March 1923): 48; ibid. (May 1923): 72.

103. AAUP Chapter, report to president and board of trustees, May 16, 1930, in Hullihen Papers.

104. Hullihen to alumni and alumnae, January 27, 1923, in Hullihen Papers.

105. 1928 President's Report, 15-23.

106. Ibid., 23-24; H. B. Thompson to Hullihen, May 14, 1928; Pierre du Pont to Thompson, May 26, 1928; J. J. Raskob to C. B. Evans, June 22, 1928; Marian E. Pinder to Helen L. Steele, with enclosure, August 3, 1928, in Hullihen Papers; list of subscribers, U. of D. Emergency Fund, September 1928 and 1929, in Sharp Papers, folder 2.

107. Trustees' minutes, December 15, 1928; June 8, 1929; 1928 President's Report, 25.

108. 1931 President's Report, 13; Report of AAUP committee on living costs and salary scales (M. M. Daugherty, chairman) [1933], in Hullihen Papers, 643-52.

109. 1934 President's Report, 26-28.

110. Hullihen to John E. Hallen, February 21, 1930, in Hullihen Papers.

111. Trustees' minutes, June 9 and December 8, 1934; 1935 President's Report, 10-11.

112. 1930 President's Report (typescript), 23-24; 1931 President's Report, 36-37; executive committee records, December 12, 1935; Hullihen to Buck, October 13, 1930, in Hullihen Papers.

113. J. S. Gould to Hullihen, March 30, 1933; Hullihen to Earl Hudelson, December 15, 1934; data (compiled by Hullihen and Sypherd), in Hullihen Papers, 6:9-21; trustees' minutes, December 9, 1933.

114. 1934 President's Report, 17-19; 1935 President's Report, 29-30, 36; trustees' minutes, December 8, 1934; June 8, 1935.

115. Trustees' minutes, December 14, 1935; 1936 President's Report, 11-12; executive committee records, December 12, 1935, in Hullihen Papers.

116. Hullihen to D. O. W. Holmes, February 21, 1936, in Hullihen Papers.

117. Hullihen, "Education, Knowledge, and Life," paper read before faculty [1922?], in Hullihen Papers 1:714-25.

118. Hullihen to faculty, March 29, 1928; Hullihen to Everett W. Stiles, January 20, 1932, in Hullihen Papers; 1932 President's Report, 12-14.

119. 1935 President's Report, 14; 1936 President's Report, 13.

120. 1933 President's Report, 19-24; 1938 President's Report, 11-13, 22-24.

121. 1939 President's Report, 21-26; H. Fletcher Brown to Hullihen, March 24, 1931; Hullihen to P. S. du Pont, March 21, 1934; G. E. Dutton to H. B. Thompson, September 26, 1935; notice from W. O. Sypherd [December 1, 1935], 8:90-91, Hullihen Papers.

122. 1928 President's Report, 5; 1929 President's Report, 4; 1934 President's Report, 7.

123. AAUP report, May 16, 1930, in Hullihen Papers.

124. Jeannette Graustein to Hullihen and trustees, December 8, 1932, in Hullihen Papers.

125. Winifred Robinson to Hullihen, March 21, 1933, in Hullihen Papers; interview with Harriet Baily, March 15, 1981.

126. Hullihen to Robinson, July 10 and 15, 1933; H. L. Cannon to Hullihen, August 17, 1934; Hullihen to Cannon, same date, in Hullihen Papers.

127. Robinson to Mrs. R. W. Claiborne, January 30, 1930, in Hullihen Papers.