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Reuben A. Holden, secretary of Yale University, records

Call Number: RU 19
Abstract: The records primarily document the ongoing functions of the Yale secretary's office, 1953-1971, during Reuben A. Holden's tenure as secretary. Series III includes the materials most closely associated with these functions, such as comprehensive files of annual and special reports, as well as documentation on Yale commencement ceremonies, honorary degree recipients, lectureships, prizes and scholarships, the university council committee, buildings dedication and use, and special events at...
Dates: 1901-1972

David Hummel photograph collection documenting Yale and Wrexham, Wales

Call Number: RU 706

The materails consist of photographic slides of David Hummel documenting Yale science buildings and commencements and a commemorative trip to Elihu Yale's ancestral home in Wrexham, Wales.

Dates: 1948-1968

Secretary's office, Yale University, records

Call Number: RU 49

The records consist of correspondence, subject files, reports, and related materials concerning alumni relations, Corporation affairs, the dedication and use of Yale buildings, commemorations and memorials, commencement activities, Yale traditions, honorary degrees, lectures, prizes, and war activities. Also included are records of the Council Committee on Publications, and annual reports from schools, departments, and offices.

Dates: 1899-1953

Yale College commencement orations and poems

Call Number: RU 140

The records consist of orations and poems given at Yale commencement exercises.

Dates: 1742-1930

Yale College Diplomae examinatorium

Call Number: RU 489

The materials consist of diplomae examinatorium of Yale College. The diplomae were read at commencement and include a formal greeting from the president of the college and a list of candidates for degrees. The diplomae are written in Latin and signed by the president.

Dates: circa 1753-1860

Yale College theses and quaestiones

Call Number: RU 146

The materials consist of graduation examinations given to students of Yale College.

Dates: 1743-1819