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Francis Lynde Stetson Correspondence

Identifier: MC-76

Scope and Contents

The collection contains letters to and from Stetson from 1862 to 1920. Topics discussed range from everyday college matters to legislative affairs such as the territorial limits of the United States. As a trustee of the college, Stetson was consulted on financial, curricular, and adminstrative matters by various members of the college community.


  • 1862 - 1920

Conditions Governing Access

The Francis Lynde Stetson Papers are open for research. Researchers are encouraged to contact Special Collections staff prior to a visit.

Conditions Governing Use

In consultation with Special Collections staff, reproductions may be made upon request. Some material in this collection may be subject to copyright.


7 Linear Feet (14 manuscript boxes)

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Physical Location

L2, F4b.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Allen Wardwell of David, Folk, Wardwell, Sunderland, and Kiendle, 1950-1951.
Francis Lynde Stetson Correspondence
Aramis Sanchez
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Repository Details

Part of the Williams College Archives & Special Collections Repository

Sawyer Library
26 Hopkins Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267