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Frank C. and Delia L. Porter papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 404
Scope and Contents
The papers consist primarily of the correspondence of Frank C. Porter (1859-1946), Yale theology professor, 1891-1927, and his wife Delia Wood Lyman Porter (1858-1933), author. The papers also include notes and research material on the Yale seal and Hebrew words by Frank Porter; manuscripts; printed matter, memorabilia, and correspondence concerning the writings of Delia Porter; the autobiography of Chester Smith Lyman; and correspondence of William Porter.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by Delia Wood Lyman Porter are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for materials authored or otherwise produced by Frank Chamberlin Porter is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Quincy Porter, 1946, and of the Yale Divinity School, 1953.
Arrangement
Arranged in three series: I. Frank C. Porter Papers. II. Delia L. Porter Papers. III. Miscellaneous Papers.
Dates
1864-1945
Extent
4.5 Linear Feet (17 boxes)
Related Names
Porter, Frank Chamberlin, 1859-1946
Language of Materials
English