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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 36 Collections and/or Records:

Isaac K. Brownson papers, A1065

Identifier: A1065
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a diary that covers part of Brownson's time as a student at Hamilton Literary and Theological Seminary. The diary contains descriptions of abolitionist meetings in Peterboro, N.Y. attended by Gerrit Smith. The collection also includes essays, poems, and notes on Christian theology written over the course of Isaac Brownson's life.

Dates: 1837-1895

Eliza Eaton diaries, A1137

Identifier: A1137
Scope and Contents

This collection contains twenty-three diaries written by Eliza Eaton between 1860 and 1888. It also contains a photograph of Eliza and three undated photographs taken by C.W. Palmer of the Eaton home in Hamilton.

Dates: 1860 - 1888

Colgate Founders collection, A1136

Identifier: A1136
Scope and Contents

This is an artificial collection containing documents created by seven of the thirteen founders of Hamilton Literary and Theological Institution (later Colgate University). It includes correspondence, deeds, Robert Powell's autobiography, and Elisha Payne's will. Also included is a letter from Orrin B. Judd, an 1841 graduate of the institution.

Dates: 1809-1871

John L. Heffron diary, A1350

Identifier: A1350
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a diary kept by John L. Heffron while he was a student at Madison University and a letter from former University Archivist Howard Williams discussing the diary.

Dates: 1870 - 1967

Peter E. McGuire and Joseph L. Kelly papers, M2057

Identifier: M2057
Scope and Contents

The Peter E. McGuire and Joseph L. Kelly papers contain diaries and letters written by Peter McGuire and his brother-in-law Joseph Kelly. The letters are addressed to family members and date from during and after the Civil War. Also included are official military papers, a photograph of Joseph Kelly, a veteran's reunion booklet, and Kelly's obituary.

Dates: 1862 - 1924

Rhoades family diary, 1834 - 1856, bulk: 1845 - 1853

 File — Volume 1
Scope and Contents Volume begins with statement dated March 3, 1853, by William Rhoades, giving land to his children, J.W., G.M., B.A., C.F., B.T., and F. Christian (husband of Anzalette), with a description of the plots each will receive. Includes notes about his wife Betsy's land, and how it will be distributed at her death. Ledger pages begin in 1834 and appear to record purchases and other transactions. Diary of days is interspersed with ledger notes. Note dated January 1856, on fourth to last pages of...
Dates: 1834 - 1856; Majority of material found within 1845 - 1853

Rhoades family diary, 1864 - 1870, bulk: 1864

 File — Box 2, Volume: 5
Dates: 1864 - 1870; Majority of material found within 1864