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Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940



  • Existence: October 19, 1863 - March 7, 1940


John H. Finley (1863-1940), Professor of Polities at Princeton University from 1900 to 1903 and President of the City College of New York from 1903 until 1913; later President of the University of the State of New York and Commissioner of Education of the State of New York.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Edward Mandell House papers

Call Number: MS 466
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, memoirs, writings, photographs, memorabilia, and other papers documenting Edward M. House's personal life and political career. The diary details his childhood experiences and also notes political observations (1912-1924). Materials relating to the Paris Peace Conference include minutes of meetings of the Supreme Council and memoranda from various countries presenting claims. Writings include essays, reviews, novels, and other works....
Dates: 1860-2007, bulk 1885-1938

Letter : New York, to Robert Sedgwick, 1905 Mar 27

 Part of Collection — Box 51: [Barcode: 39002137225265], Folder: GROUP 1791, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS with envelope.

Removed from Defense of Fisherman by Grover Cleveland (Princeton, 1902).

Dates: 1905 Mar 27

Harold Phelps Stokes papers

Call Number: MS 645

The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, memoranda, notes, writings, clippings, and subject files documenting the personal life and professional career of Harold Phelps Stokes. His interests in United States foreign policy and domestic politics, the Alger Hiss case, the Paris Peace Conference, New York City politics and government, prison reform, and journalism are documented. Stokes corresponded with many prominent American political and social figures.

Dates: 1908-1969

Charles-Edward Amory Winslow papers

Call Number: MS 749
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, organization and subject files, teaching materials, manuscripts, photographs, and other materials documenting the professional career and personal life of C.-E.A. Winslow, a prominent figure in the public health movement. Correspondence focuses on health and social welfare issues with several notable educators, doctors, and social policy advocates. Organization files include material relating to the United States Public Health Service and the...
Dates: 1874-1977, bulk 1915-1945