Charles Henry Hull Papers

Collection Number: 14-17-249

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Charles Henry Hull papers, 1850-1945.
Collection Number:
14-17-249
Creator:
Charles Henry Hull, b. 1864.
Quantity:
5.1 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, manuscripts, printed materials, financial and legal records, and lantern slides.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, manuscripts, printed materials, regarding his professional career and financial accounts pertaining to Ithaca, N.Y. organizations. Additional records include deeds, mortgage and survey (1733-1803) on lands in Albany and Montgomery Counties and newspaper clippings and handwritten notes about the early Ithaca "Moral Society". One box of lantern slides.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Professor of American History, Cornell University. Hull died in 1936.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence of Hull relating to his studies in Germany in the 1890's, to his work as professor and dean at Cornell University, to his research as an historian, and to the professional organizations to which he belonged, particularly the American Historical Association; also manuscript and printed materials, correspondence and financial accounts pertaining to Ithaca, N.Y. organizations such as the Cornell Public Library, the Cornell Heights Land Company, the Fall Creek Milling Company, the Ithaca Children's Home, the Ithaca Band, and the Ladies Union Benevolent Society. Additional records include deeds, mortgage and survey (1733-1803) on lands in Albany and Montgomery Counties and newspaper clippings and handwritten notes about the early Ithaca "Moral Society"; a few letters and other papers of Miss Mary J. Hull, sister of Professor Hull; English documents(1607-1725). Also included is correspondence of William A. Dunning, Max Farrand, Charles Homer Haskins, J. Franklin Jameson, Waldo G. Leland, Andrew C. McLaughlin, Isaac P. Roberts, Henry Morse Stephens, Willard Straight, James Sullivan, Hendrik Willem Van Loon. One box of lantern slides.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Hull, Charles Henry, b. 1864.
Dunning, William Archibald, 1857-1922.
Farrand, Max, 1869-1945.
Haskins, Charles Homer, 1870-1937.
Hull, Mary J.
Jameson, J. Franklin(John Franklin), 1859-1937.
Leland, Waldo Gifford, 1879-1966.
McLaughlin, Andrew Cunningham, 1861-1947.
Roberts, Isaac Phillips, 1833-1928.
Stephens, H. Morse(Henry Morse), 1857-1919.
Straight, Willard Dickerman, 1880-1918.
Sullivan, James.
Van Loon, Hendrik Willem, 1882-1944.
Cornell Heights Land Company (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Cornell Public Library (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Cornell University--Faculty.
Fall Creek Milling Company (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Ithaca Band (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Ithaca Children's Home (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Ladies Union Benevolent Society (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Moral Society (Ithaca, N.Y.)

Subjects:
History--Research.
History--Societies, etc.
History--Study and teaching.

Places:
Ithaca (N.Y.)--Social life and customs.
Tompkins County (N.Y.)--Social life and customs.

Form and Genre Terms:
Clippings.
Lantern slides.
Deeds.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Charles Henry Hull papers, #14-17-249. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

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