Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

COVID-19 Update

Yale libraries will be closed Nov. 25 – Jan. 5. Online services and access to library materials will continue. See COVID-19 Library updates.

Yale College (1718-1887)

 Organization

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Images of Yale individuals

 Collection
Call Number: RU 684
Overview: The materials consists of pictures of individuals associated with Yale, including students, faculty, officers, and visitors. Includes portrait photographs, and prints of drawings and paintings.
Dates: circa 1750-2001

Office of Public Affairs, Yale University, photographs of individuals

 Collection
Call Number: RU 686
Overview: The majority of the photographs in this collection were created for publicity purposes by the Office of Public Affairs.
Dates: 1870-2005

Ellsworth Eliot photographs used in the publication Yale in the Civil War

 Collection
Call Number: RU 659
Overview: The collection consists of portraits used as illustrations for Ellsworth Eliot's book Yale in the Civil War (1932).
Dates: circa 1932

Student life at Yale photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 736
Overview: The materials consist of photographs and drawings documenting various aspects of student life and activities at Yale. Included are pictures of commencement ceremonies, class day activities, parties and dances, sports, protests, theatrical performances, classroom and other interior scenes, and Yale during wartime.
Dates: circa 1779-1988

Student unrest at Yale collection

 Collection
Call Number: RU 83
Overview: The materials consist of petitions, correspondence, photographs, notes, and clippings documenting various student riots and protests at Yale.
Dates: circa 1774-2007

Edward J. Tytus, Class of 1868, Yale College, photograph collection documenting buildings and grounds at Yale

 Collection
Call Number: RU 637
Overview: The materials consist of photographs from the class album for 1868. Most of the photographs are of Yale buildings and grounds, but there are a few pictures of classmates.
Dates: circa 1868

Yale athletics photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 691
Overview: The materials consist of photographs of Yale athletic events, associations and facilities. Included are shots of practices, teams, individual athletes, cheerleaders, and games. Also included are posters, lithographs and engravings from nineteenth-century magazines. Baseball, crew, football, swimming, and track are particularly well documented.
Dates: circa 1850-2007

Yale classes photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 779
Overview: The materials consist of formal portraits, group portraits, and reunion photographs of students and graduates of Yale College, Yale School of Law, Yale School of Divinity, Yale School of Medicine and the Sheffield Scientific School.
Dates: 1806-1971

Yale photograph and photograph album collection

 Collection
Call Number: RU 1076
Overview: These intentionally assembled materials consist of eighty-eight albumen prints of Yale students, faculty, staff, and buildings and grounds, circa 1869-1870.
Dates: circa 1869-1870

Yale University buildings and grounds architectural documentation

 Collection
Call Number: RU 2
Overview: The materials consist of correspondence, memoranda, specifications, articles, reports, sketches, photographs, floor plans, notes, booklets, and related materials documenting the planning, construction, renovation, and use of Yale buildings.
Dates: Circa 1747-2006