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- Yale University 29
- Yale University. President's Office 18
- Brewster, Kingman, Jr., 1919-1988 7
- Yale Corporation 7
- Giamatti, A. Bartlett, 1938-1989 5
- Levin, Richard C., 1947- 4
- Schmidt, Benno C., 1942- 4
- Griswold, Alfred Whitney, 1906-1963 3
- Angell, James Rowland, 1869-1949 2
- Dwight, Timothy, 1828-1916 2
- Lamar, Howard Roberts 2
- Porter, Noah, 1811-1892 2
- Woolsey, Theodore Dwight, 1801-1889 2
- Yale College (1718-1887) 2
- Yale College (1718-1887). President's Office 2
- Abbot, Samuel 1
- Adams, George Burton, 1851-1925 1
- Alden, Roger, 1754-1836 1
- Allen, Stephen M. (Stephen Merrill), 1819-1894 1
- Alston, Theodosia Burr, 1783-1813 1 ∧ less
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James Rowland Angell, president of Yale University, records
Call Number: RU 24
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, annual reports, memoranda, and subject files documenting James Rowland Angell's activities as president of Yale University. The records contain substantive documentation on virtually every aspect of the university's administration, its schools, departments, and other major units. The files pertaining to the founding of the School of Nursing, the Institute of Human Relations, and the residential colleges are particularly significant.
Kingman Brewster, Jr., president of Yale University, inauguration records
Call Number: RU 13
Overview: Kingman Brewster, Jr., was inaugurated the seventeenth president of Yale University on 11 April 1964. The records document the planning and management of the inauguration and include press materials, such as clippings, releases, and the Yale Daily News special inauguration edition; invitations, tickets, and the ceremony program; congratulation messages; invitation and attendance lists; and records detailing ceremonial order and logistics. The records also include congratulation messages on...
Kingman Brewster, Jr., president of Yale University, records
Call Number: RU 11
Overview: The records of Kingman Brewster, Jr., as president of Yale University, provide extensive documentation on the policies, programs, and operations of Yale, from 1963 to 1977. Of particular significance are Brewster's administrative materials, which comprise Series I-III. Maintained by Brewster's office staff, these comprehensive files contain six general types of documentation: files on Yale academic departments, professional schools, and offices; files on Yale programs and issues; daily...
Dates: 1941-1983, bulk 1961-1977
Kingman Brewster, Jr., president of Yale University, resignation records
Call Number: RU 14
Overview: On 17 May 1977 the academic year closed with Kingman Brewster, Jr.'s, resignation from office to become ambassador to the Court of St. James under President Jimmy Carter. The records consist of Brewster's handwritten resignation letter, as well as other writings in his honor.
Kingman Brewster personal papers
Call Number: MS 572
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, subject files, teaching and research materials, speeches, interviews, photographs, and printed material documenting the career of Kingman Brewster Jr.
Dates: 1866-2008, bulk 1950-1988
Burr family papers
Call Number: MS 303
Overview: Correspondence and other papers relating to members of the Burr family of Fairfield, Conn. Principal figures represented in the papers include Aaron Burr (1756-1836), soldier, politician and third vice-president of the United States; and his father, the Reverend Aaron Burr (1716-1757), scholar, clergyman, and second president of the College of New Jersey (later Princeton). These papers were formerly part of the Annie Burr Jennings Memorial Collection (MS 687). See also the Bidwell Family Papers...
Thomas Clap, president of Yale College, records
Call Number: RU 130
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, memoirs, notes, observations, and other writings of Thomas Clap concerning Yale College.
Dates: circa 1720-1765
Conversation for Bart, recorded by friends of A. Bartlett Giamatti
Call Number: RU 411
Overview: The material consists of a sound recording of friends reminiscing about A. Bartlett Giamatti, former president of Yale.
Dwight family papers
Call Number: MS 187
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, financial records, addresses, sermons, writings, photographs, and other memorabilia of Yale President Timothy Dwight (1752-1817) and his family. Relatives in the Edwards, Hooker, Lyman, Strong, Woodbridge, and Woolsey families are represented. The largest quantity of correspondence documents the family life of John William Dwight, a fertilizer manufacturer. Papers of Timothy Dwight (1752-1817) and Timothy Dwight (1828-1916) concern Yale University. The...
Frost Family Papers
Call Number: MS 226
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, account books, and other material documenting the personal lives and professional careers of members of the Frost family. Correspondence of William Frost details his political activity in the Maine Territory, Jeffersonian politics in Massachusetts, and the Embargo Act. Material relating to Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain's Civil War duties is scarce. His years as Bowdoin College president and his role in the election riot of 1880 are documented more fully. Other...
A. Bartlett Giamatti, president of Yale University, records
Call Number: RU 276
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, annual reports, memoranda, subject files, and gifts documenting A. Bartlett Giamatti's tenure as president of Yale.
Angelo Bartlett Giamatti, president of Yale University, inauguration records
Call Number: RU 373
Overview: The records consist of invitation responses documenting those who attended, declined, did not respond, or were platform speakers at the inauguration of A. Bartlett Giamatti as president of Yale.
Daniel Coit Gilman papers
Call Number: MS 582
Overview: Correspondence, writings, lectures, and other papers of Daniel Coit Gilman, educator, university president, and author. Included are papers regarding Gilman's career at Yale, the University of California, and Johns Hopkins University. Important correspondents include Charles M. Andrews, James Dwight Dana, William Henry Brewer, Timothy Dwight, Benjamin Silliman, Theodore Dwight Woolsey, and Andrew Dickson White.
Hanna Holborn Gray, president of Yale University, records
Call Number: RU 581
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, subject files, planning memoranda, annual reports, and working papers documenting Hanna Holborn Gray's tenure as acting president of Yale University.
Alfred Whitney Griswold personal papers
Call Number: MS 255
Overview: The papers consist of student material from Hotchkiss and Yale College, including clippings of Griswold's column in the Yale Daily News and other publications; copies of articles and books; notes from courses at Yale Graduate School; lecture notes on political science and history; and student papers. Also included is correspondence of Alfred Whitney Griswold with family and friends, letters of congratulation on being elected president of Yale, and letters of condolences to Mrs. Griswold....
Alfred Whitney Griswold, president of Yale University, records
Call Number: RU 22
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, subject files, reports, planning memoranda, and miscellaneous biographical material documenting A. Whitney Griswold's activities as president of Yale University. Included are materials concerning alumni relations; academic freedom and Communism; funds, gifts, trusts, and other development activities; Yale committees; athletics and the Ivy League; admissions; Yale commencements; relations with the city of New Haven; the Association of American Universities;...
Griswold-Brewster Oral History Project, Yale University
Call Number: RU 217
Overview: The records consist of audiotapes and transcripts of the Yale Griswold-Brewster Oral History Project.
Arthur Twining Hadley, president of Yale University, records
Call Number: RU 25
Overview: The records contain the official correspondence of Arthur Twining Hadley during his tenure as president of Yale University. The papers document the rapid change and expansion which occurred at Yale during Hadley's presidency. The incoming correspondence contains letters with members of the Yale faculty and administration; requests for personal appearances and speeches and articles; inquiries from educational administrators; and correspondence with alumni relating to fund-raising and class...
Johnson family papers
Call Number: MS 305
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, papers, volumes, deeds, and other material documenting several generations of the Johnson family of Connecticut and New York. Samuel Johnson (1696-1772), William Samuel Johnson (1727-1819), William Samuel Johnson (1795-1883), and Samuel William Johnson (1828-1895) are prominent figures in the papers. The correspondence of William Livingston (1723-1790) and Noah Welles (1718-1776) is also arranged in the papers. In addition to extensive correspondence...
Dates: 1631-2017, bulk 1631-1918
Richard C. Levin papers
Call Number: MS 1995
Overview: This collection comprises the papers of economist, professor, and former President of Yale University, Richard C. Levin. The papers document Levin's life and career prior to his presidency of Yale, including research that he performed, expert testimony based on his research, and resulting articles written for scholarly publications. Topics Levin focused on in these activities include deregulation, research and development, vertical integration in the oil industry, and transportation. The...