Thacher, Thomas Anthony, 1815-1886
- Existence: 1815 - 1886
Thomas Anthony Thacher (1815-1886), American classicist and college administrator.
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence, writings, sermons, diaries, account books, poems, and notes of George Colton of West Hartford, Connecticut and four of his sons. The principal figure in the papers is Henry Martyn Colton, who graduated from Yale College in 1848 and established schools in Middletown, Connecticut and New York City. Included in his papers are college lecture notes, sermons together with outlines and notes, poems, diaries, and travel writings.
Correspondence, writings, lectures, and other papers of Daniel Coit Gilman, educator, university president, and author. Included are papers regarding Gilman's career at Yale, the University of California, and Johns Hopkins University. Important correspondents include Charles M. Andrews, James Dwight Dana, William Henry Brewer, Timothy Dwight, Benjamin Silliman, Theodore Dwight Woolsey, and Andrew Dickson White.
The papers consist of correspondence, legal and financial documents, minutes of meetings, and memorabilia related to Thomas Anthony Thacher's personal life and family, his academic career at Yale College, and his interest in public higher education. Other papers in the collection consist of correspondence, legal and financial documents, church records, and a family tree that are related to other Thacher family members.
- Collection 9
- Archival Object 1
- Families 7
- Clergy 5
- Educators 4
- Diaries 3
- Sermons 3
- United States -- Foreign relations 3
- Brothers and sisters 2
- Business 2
- Death 2
- Education 2
- Europe 2
- Europe -- Description and travel 2
- Law 2
- Legislators 2
- New Haven (Conn.) 2
- New Haven (Conn.) -- Social life and customs 2
- Politicians 2
- Shipping 2
- United States -- Commerce 2
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2 ∧ less