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Elihu Root, Jr., collection

 Unprocessed
Identifier: yhm-arc-2005-014

Content Description

Contains items related to Elihu Root, Jr., class of 1903; Elihu Root III, class of 1936, and their families (Alida Stryker Root and Nancy Root, 1st and 2nd wives of Elihu Root, Jr.; Molly Bidwell Root, wife of Elihu Root III).

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

donated by Alice Root; collected from the attic of the Elihu Root, Jr., house on College Hill Road after the death of Molly Root (the house now called the Molly Root House)

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1890 - 1966

Extent

30 Linear Feet (30 boxes)