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Hillhouse, James, 1754-1832

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1754 - 1832

James Hillhouse (1754-1832), American lawyer, real estate developer, and politician from New Haven, Connecticut.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

 

Hillhouse family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 282
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, deeds, account books, estate records, architectural drawings, legal papers, notebooks, commonplace books, letterbooks, scrapbooks, daybooks, and miscellaneous papers documenting the personal lives and professional careers of three generations of the Hillhouse family of New Haven, Connecticut and New York. Major figures represented in the papers include: James Hillhouse (1754-1832), Mary Lucas Hillhouse (1785-1871), James Abraham Hillhouse (1789-1841),...
Dates: 1707-1943

Letter : New Haven, Connecticut, to Samuel Huntington, 1792 Jun 28

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 2167, Folder: F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS with address leaf regarding Yale College.
Dates: 1792 Jun 28

Treasurer, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 151
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, minutes, memoranda, reports, audits, ledgers, cash journals, student accounts and bills, estate files, investment accounts, and construction records of the treasurer documenting every aspect of Yale's financial history up to 1971.
Dates: 1700-1973

Eli Whitney papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 554
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence and business papers relating to Eli Whitney's interests in developing the cotton gin and the manufacture of firearms employing a system of interchangeable parts. The papers include land records relating to the acquisition of property for the mill site, patents on inventions, account books and other financial records, and contracts and drawings concerning firearms production. Also included in the papers are records of Eli Whitney's estate, papers of Eli...
Dates: 1716-1959, bulk 1785-1881