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Whitaker, Epher, 1820-1916



  • Existence: 1820 - 1916

Epher Whitaker (1820-1916), Presbyterian minister born in Fairfield, Cumberland County, New Jersey.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letters : Southold, N.Y., to Wilson Smith, 1896-1903

 Part of Collection — Box: 57, Folder: GROUP 2150, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS, Jan 7, 1896, about Samuel Tilden; ALS, with envelope, Jun 16, 1902, about Edgar Allan Poe, with three newspaper clippings relating to Poe and Rufus Wilmot Griswold; and ALS, with envelope, Feb 10, 1903, about James Monroe.

Letters are accompanied by brief notes of a former owner.
Dates: 1896-1903

Woolsey family papers

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