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Yale College (1718-1887). Linonian Society

 Organization

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Edwin Kimball papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1008
Overview: Correspondence, minutes of meetings, essays, and printed matter chiefly related to Kimball's experiences as a member of the Yale College Class of 1858. Among the groups with which Kimball was associated are the Linonian Society, as its president, the Society of Inquiry, the Wooden Spoon, and the DeForest Prize Orations. Letters to his family after his graduation describe his experiences as a teacher in Massachusetts, Kentucky, and Chicago, Illinois. Letters from Kentucky in 1860 describe the...
Dates: 1850-1878

Linonian Society, Yale College, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 206
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, secretary's records, treasurer's records, and librarian's records documenting society activities, membership, financial affairs, the society's founding, book collections, and other relevant activities.
Dates: 1753-1870