Papers of James R. Miller
James R. Miller (1891-1978) was appointed Secretary to the State Board of Agriculture in 1939 and served Colorado State University in that capacity for eighteen years. During his more than twenty year affiliation with the school, Miller became an amateur historian of the University. Materials in the collection predate and postdate Miller due to his research activities and legacy inventories of the collection. This collection includes some of the oldest known documents of Colorado State University. The collection consists of reports, financial papers, correspondence, manuscripts, diary typescripts, notes, clippings, cassette tapes, photographs, negatives, slides, and legacy inventories.
Scrapbook contains letters on behalf of the candidacy of Dr. E. E. Edwards for the presidency of Colorado Agricultural College, certificates of commission and discharge relating to Edwards' service as chaplain of the Seventh ...