Street, Augustus Russell, 1791-1866
- Existence: 1791 - 1866
Augustus Russell Street (1791-1866), American philanthropist.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Silliman family papers
Call Number: MS 450
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, lectures, notebooks, diaries, journals, and other material documenting the personal lives and professional careers of the Silliman family, including Benjamin Silliman (1779-1864) and Benjamin Silliman, Jr. (1816-1885). Personal material details family life, relationships, social activities, and cultural pursuits. Professional material details the academic and literary interests of the Sillimans, particularly in chemistry, physics, and geology. The...
Dates: 1717-1977, bulk 1717-1911
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Silliman family papers
John Ferguson Weir papers
Call Number: MS 550
Correspondence, addresses and writings, papers relating to the Yale School of the Fine Arts, and other papers of John F. Weir, artist, painter and first director of the Yale School of the Fine Arts, serving from 1869-1913. Correspondents include many persons prominent in the art world between 1870 and 1920. There is also much material on the origins and development of art education in this country and at Yale.
Dates: 1838-1957, bulk 1861-1928
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > John Ferguson Weir papers
- Subject: Educators X
- Account books 1
- American Journal of Science 1
- Art -- Study and teaching 1
- Artists 1
- Chemistry 1