Dana, Richard Henry, Jr., 1815-1882
- Existence: 1815-08-01 - 1882-01-06
Richard Henry Dana, Jr. (1815-188), American author, lawyer, and politician
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Call Number: MS 562
Overview: The papers document three generations of the Woolsey family. The most prominent figures in the collection are William Walton Woolsey (1766-1839), land owner and merchant in New York City; his son, Theodore Dwight Woolsey (1801-1889), Greek scholar, political theorist and president of Yale College; and Theodore Salisbury Woolsey (1852-1929), professor of international law at Yale Law School, son of Theodore Dwight Woolsey. The papers of William Walton Woolsey contain extensive business...
Dates: 1750-1969, bulk 1811-1921