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Root, Elihu, 1845-1937



  • Existence: 1845-02-15 - 1937-02-07



Languages Used

  • English

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Bas-relief Plaque of Elihu Root

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-250

Case for Elihu Root's Nobel Peace Prize

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2009-017
Dates: 1912

Elihu Root Bank Books

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2007-022
Dates: 1904 - 1919

Elihu Root documents and artifacts from Root House

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2007-013
Dates: Majority of material found within 1912 - 1959

Elihu Root documents from Molly Root House

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2019-014
Dates: 1909 - 1936

Elihu Root on Cover of Puck Building, NY Periodical, 1903

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-338
Dates: 1903

Elihu Root Papers

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-014
Dates: 1904 - 1930

Elihu Root's wooden shipping trunk

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2019-026
Dates: 1900

Letter from Elihu Root detailing his government service

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2013-029
Dates: 1912

Letters to Henry R. Barrows, class of 1906, from alumni Root, Sherman, Bristol, and North

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2017-037
Dates: 1912-05-20 - 1912-05-31

Photograph Collection

Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-092
Content Description

Photographs in a variety of formats depicting Hamilton and Kirkland College students, faculty, buildings, activities, athletics, and alumni from the 19th century to the present. Researchers accessing this collection will gain insight into a visual history of Hamilton and Kirkland College.

Dates: 1850-2020; Majority of material found in 1890-1990

Photographic portrait of Elihu Root, class of 1864

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2017-040
Dates: Circa 1915

Root Family Papers

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-188
Dates: Majority of material found in 1833-1950s

Root family photographs from the estate of Julia Grant Dietz

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2015-013

Saunders Family Papers

Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-061

The Saunders Family Papers contain correspondence, journals, business records, biographical information, and documentation of the interests and daily lives of the Saunders family of Clinton, New York. Researchers examining the papers will gain insight into the family of a beloved Hamilton College faculty member and a world-reknowned peony hybridist.

Dates: 1877-1985