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Arthur Howe Jr. papers

Call Number: MS 1755
Scope and Contents

The papers consist of correspondence, writings, and general files that document Arthur Howe Jr.'s service as Yale College admissions dean, tenure on the board of trustees of Hampton Institute, and family history. The collection includes an unpublished history of Hampton Institute by Edward Kidder Graham, articles and student papers on the history of Yale College admissions, and unpublished autobiographical writings and correspondence by Howe's grandfather, Samuel Chapman Armstrong.

Conditions Governing Access

The bulk of the materials are open for research. Accession 2018-M-0015 contains two student papers which are restricted until 1 January 2087 as established by Yale Corporation regulations

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for collection materials 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 Arthur Howe Jr., 1999 and 2017.

9.17 Linear Feet (22 Boxes)
Related Names
Howe, Arthur Jr.
Language of Materials