Gibbs, Josiah W. (Josiah Willard), 1790-1861
Found in 7 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, financial papers and memorabilia of members of the Gibbs family. Of principal interest are thirteen letters (1783-1796) from Roger Sherman to his brother-in-law, Henry Gibbs, of which five (1789-1790) discuss the deliberations of the first Congress of the United States. Other figures represented in the papers are two Josiah Willard Gibbses (father and son) and Addison Van Name.
The collection consists of the papers of Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839-1903), which include correspondence, scientific papers, lecture notes taken by one of Gibbs' students, photographs, scientific illustrations, and honors and awards, as well as correspondence of his father, J. Willard Gibbs (1790-1861).
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.
- Educators 5
- Families 4
- Science 3
- Clergy 2
- Diaries 2
- Education 2
- New Haven (Conn.) 2
- United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
- Account books 1
- American Journal of Science 1
- Art 1
- Brothers and sisters 1
- Chemistry 1
- Chemists 1
- Childbirth 1
- College presidents 1
- College students -- Biography 1
- Connecticut -- Politics and government 1
- Connecticut -- Social conditions 1
- Courtship 1 ∧ less