Albert Hazen Wright Research Materials,1779-1960.

Collection Number: 1692

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Albert Hazen Wright research materials, 1779-1960.
Collection Number:
1692
Creator:
Wright, Albert Hazen,
Quantity:
2.4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, research materials, legal documents, photographs, newspapers.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, notes, outlines, typewritten and photo copies of newspaper articles, directories, court and census records, clippings, photographic prints and negatives, and other items used in the writing of Wright's histories of the New York State Agricultural College at Ovid, New York, the New York Central College at McGraw, New York, and the People's College at Havana (now Montour Falls) New York, as they pertained to the early history of Cornell University. Also sources pertaining to Wright's study of Sullivan's Expedition in New York State.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence, notes, outlines, typewritten and photo copies of newspaper articles, directories, court and census records, clippings, photographic prints and negatives, and other items used in the writing of Wright's histories of the New York State Agricultural College at Ovid, New York, the New York Central College at McGraw, New York, and the People's College at Havana (now Montour Falls) New York, as they pertained to the early history of Cornell University. Also, notes, transcripts from contemporary journals, narratives, autobiographies, orderly books, muster rolls, and other sources pertaining to Wright's study of Sullivan's Expedition in New York State, 1779.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Wright, Albert Hazen, 1879-1970,
Cornell University -- History.
Cornell University
New York Central College (McGraw, N.Y.)
New York State Agricultural College (Ovid, N.Y.)
People's College (Montour Falls, N.Y.)
American Revolution (1775-1783)
Sullivan's Indian Campaign (1779)

Subjects:
Sullivan's indian campaign, 1779.
Education (Higher) -- New York (State) -- McGraw.
Education (Higher) -- New York (State) -- Ovid.
Education (Higher) -- New York (State) -- Montour Falls.
Education, Higher

Places:
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
New York (State) -- McGraw
New York (State) -- Montour Falls
New York (State) -- Ovid
United States

Form and Genre Terms:
Legal documents.
Autobiographies.
History


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Albert Hazen Wright research materials, #1692. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

NOTES

Includes collections #1784, 1894, 1914, and 1998.

CONTAINER LIST

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