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Sumner, William Graham, 1840-1910

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1840 - 1910

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Maurice Rea Davie Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1359
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence of Maurice Rea Davie, primarily with Albert G. Keller, writings, subject files, and photographs.
Dates: 1914-1975

William Graham Sumner papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 291
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, notes and research materials, clippings, memorabilia, photographs and financial records of William Graham Sumner, a sociologist, professor at Yale University, and advocate of free trade and the gold standard. The correspondence (over 13,000 items) documents many of Sumner's interests including the Yale College curriculum and economic and political issues. It also includes substantive accounts from friends in the South about Reconstruction, the...
Dates: 1863-1946