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President of Hamilton College Biographical Material Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-095

Content Description

Hamilton Presidents: biographical material, personal papers, mss, of the presidents of Hamilton College, 1812-present. Includes 1815 letter (and photostats of many more letters) from Azel Backus to his son Frederick at Yale. Includes letter, stampless, 18 Nov. 1818, from Hamilton College President Henry Davis to Caleb Alexander, with traces of sealing wax (2015.019).

Acquisition Type

In the Archives since time immemorial


Collected over the years by the college and the Archives

Restrictions Apply



  • 1812 - 2018


6 Linear Feet (2 shelves)