100 Years of T.H.E. Conference History

1925 - 1934

Short Course in Highway Engineering "Adequate Highways"

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Illinois’ 1925 Highway Program, Len Small, Governor of Illinois

Elements Necessary for Highest Success, Address delivered by Professor Ira O. Baker, February 20, 1925

Afternoon session opened with “Organ Prelude” by H.F. Clemmer, Engineer of Materials, Illinois Division of Highways

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Basketball, Illinois vs. Chicago – Monday, 7:30 (Illinois won, 24-16)

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The Central Illinois Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers will meet Wednesday at 6:30 at the Inman Hotel. All visiting members of A.S.C.E. are invited. Dinner $1.00. Mr. C.B. Burdick, Consulting Engineer, Chicago, will talk on “The Chicago Lake Michigan Diversion Problem.”

Basketball, Illinois vs. Michigan – Friday, 7:25, New Gymnasium. Tickets $1.00. (Illinois lost, 26-30)

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Between Halves in the Highway Game, Robert Zuppke, Football Coach, University of Illinois

Basketball, Illinois vs. Iowa – Friday, 7:25, New Gymnasium. Tickets $1.00. (Illinois lost, 27-41)

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Entrance to Starved Rock State Park - an image from the 1929 program

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Eighteenth Annual Short Course in Highway Engineering

Between Halves in the Highway Game, Robert Zuppke, Football Coach, University of Illinois

Evening Program included Dinner, Program, and a sing-along.

Basketball, Illinois vs. Iowa – Friday, 7:25, New Gymnasium. Tickets $1.00. (Illinois lost, 27-41)

Thursday Evening Dinner at the Urbana-Lincoln Hotel, With Byrd in the Antarctic, T.J. Hart, Springfield, Illinois, Member of Admiral Byrd’s South Polar Expedition (Secure Tickets when registering. Price $1.50)

George Washington the Engineer, Professor George W. Pickels

Use Your Head, C.C. Wiley, Associate Professor of Highway Engineering, University of Illinois