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Edward H. Stone photograph collection, M2010

Identifier: M2010
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of glass plate negatives and various sized photographic prints created by E.H. Stone, a prominent local photographer in Hamilton, New York.

Dates: circa 1890s-1950s

Colgate University Student Handbooks collection, A1049

Identifier: A1049
Scope and Contents Colgate University's Student Handbooks contain information for students such as University policies, calendars, customs and traditions, listings of student activities, and overviews of University governance and organization. Early handbooks (1898-1930s) were published by the Young Men’s Christian Association of Colgate or the Colgate Christian Association, and later volumes were published by the University. The collection, which dates from 1898 to 2009, is not all-inclusive; refer to the...
Dates: 1898-2009

Howard Williams collection on student life at Colgate University, A1347

Identifier: A1347
Scope and Contents The Howard Williams collection on student life at Colgate University contains miscellaneous clippings, programs, fliers, charters and correspondence relating to student life at Colgate. Topics covered include fraternities, Colgate's rivalry with Syracuse, dormitory life, fall and winter parties, cane rush, and general information on student organizations. The collection appears to have been at least partially assembled by former Colgate University Archivist Howard Williams. It is not a...
Dates: 1850 - 1980

Taggart family papers, A1056

Identifier: A1056
Scope and Contents While attending the Hamilton Theological Seminary, Joseph W. Taggart received letters from his father and siblings that kept him informed about what was going on at home while he was at school. Reading these letters reveals a little of the family dynamics in the Taggart household, as well as some of their family relationships. While not included in the collection, Taggart's own letters home are sometimes referenced in the letters that he received from his family. A combination of letters,...
Dates: 1733 - 1892; Majority of material found within 1826 - 1832

George B. Terry papers, M2015

Identifier: M2015
Scope and Contents

Includes letters written home by Terry during his time in the service. The letters are mainly to his uncle, aunt, and cousin, and describe his wartime experiences. The collection also includes twentieth century material relating to the custodial history of the collection itself.

Dates: 1861-1976; Majority of material found within 1861-1862

Tesseract, A1199

Identifier: A1199

The Lampoon, A1149

Identifier: A1149

The Michael Lassell '69 Postcard Collection

Identifier: A1369
Content Description

The collection of postcards was assembled by Michael Lassel ‘69. The postcards within the collection all consist of photos of the Colgate Campus and the town of Hamilton with an emphasis on the buildings and landscapes of those two areas. Additionally, although there is a wide range of dates for the postcards, a large quantity of the postcards date from the 1910’s through 1960’s.

Dates: 1900 - 1990

Colgate University Department of Theater records, A1300

Identifier: A1300
Scope and Contents

This collection contains production files (which often include programs), publicity materials, audiovisual materials, student scripts, and posters for university-sponsored theater and drama productions at Colgate University, including Summer Theater and the Children's Theater Workshop. Also included are paintings of set designs and costumes by long-time director Atlee Sproul and production records for a 2014 University Theater production, Dreamplay.

Dates: 1960 - 2021

Maria C. Todd diary, M2056

Identifier: M2056
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a diary written by Maria C. Todd from 1840-1841. It includes discussions of her daily life, religious activities, and family, which included sons studying in Hamilton, New York. The diary is dedicated to her son Theodore W. Todd and offers advice to him as he leaves home.

Dates: 1840 - 1841

W.R.H. Treadway letterbook, M2001

Identifier: M2001
Scope and Contents

According to a note from former University Archivist Howard Williams, the letterbook contains "copies of letters relating to such topics as hiring of printers, buying paper and the sale of law books," as well as "receipts, for payments to printers, workmen, and suppliers."

Dates: 1831-1835, 1977

Colgate University Undergraduate Research Program collection, A1346

Identifier: A1346
Scope and Contents

The Summer Undergraduate Research directories contain summaries of projects completed by participants in Colgate University's summer research program. They also include information on each student's faculty sponsor and funding source.

Dates: 1999 - 2017

Institute for the Creative and Performing Arts records

Identifier: A1358
Content Description

Correspondence, meeting minutes, annual reports, and proposal for the creation and eventual dissolution of the Upstate Institute for the Creative and Performing Arts

Dates: 2006 - 2010

Colgate University Coordinator of Veterans' Affairs records, A1356

Identifier: A1356
Scope and Contents Colgate University's Coordinator of Veterans' Affairs records contain administrative correspondence and related material, lists of veterans, vouchers, and student records from veterans who attended Colgate. The student records are arranged alphabetically by surname of the veteran and contain completed forms for the VA and Colgate, photographs, and brief correspondence. Much of the correspondence in both series is to or from George Estabrooks, a Colgate professor who served as Coordinator of...
Dates: 1944 - 1966