Matthew Vassar Papers

to Daniel H. Herr, 1 Aug 1861
Letter responding to request
to Dickerson, 13 Feb 1863
Letter responding to application
to E.H. Hubbard, 14 Oct 1862
Letter responding to inquiry about the school
to E.L. Magoon, 19 Aug 1864
From ""Springside."" Describin a boat race: ""All safe-the steamer arrived 1/4 4 O'ck..."
to Eastman, 29 Sep 1865
Regrets sent in reply to invitation to attend opening of their Business College.
to Eliza L. May, 28 Mar 1862
Letter responding to inquiry and Mrs. Vassar's health
to Ellen M. Davis, 3 Feb 1864
Response to applicant
to Emilie S. Lawton, 19 Dec 1862
Letter responding to application enclosing a pamphlet of the first meeting of the Board of Directors
to Emily Williams, 18 Mar 1862
Letter responding to application
to F. B. Wheeler, 1866
Printed admission ticket to ""Vassar College G. L."" written to ""F. B. Wheeler or Friends"" dated 1866
to F.A. Gray, 27 Dec 1862
Letter responding to application enclosing a pamphlet of the first meeting of the Board of Directors and an article by Moses Tyler
to Florence H. Condit, 23 Feb 1863
Letter responding to application
to G.E. Smith, 06 Dec. 1862
Letter responding to application
to George D. Goodrich, 16 Jan 1863
Letter responding to circular request enclosing pamphlet of the first meeting of the Board of Trustees and article by Rev. M. Tyler
to Grace Hoyle, 20 Jun 1861
Letter responding to application
to Helen M. Tidd, 31 Dec 1862
Letter responding that buildings are under construction, anticipated occupancy Fall 1864. President M.P.Jewett returned from Europe and is organizing college departments. Enclosed copy of Proceedings of the Board of Trustees 1861, and article by Rev.M. Tyler.
to Henry A. Ward, 31 Jul 1861
Praising Professor Ward's geological cabinets. Notes progress of the ""College Edifice."" Constat copy. Original letter in University of Rochester Library.
to Hiram Veltman, undated
Response to application
to Hon. Ira Harris, 1 Sep 1860
Making an appointment for a conference on his will with relation to the College
to Hon. Ira Harris, 24 Jan 1861
You will perceive from a copy of the charter herewith... Announces the first meeting of the trustees.
to Hon. William Kelly, 23 Jan 1861
You will perceive from a copy of the charter herewith...
to Ida P. Whitman, 3 Apr 1861
Letter responding to application for employment
to James Grant Wilson, 27 Jun 1861
Asking to have the ""Chicago Record,"" an Episcopalian periodical, sent to Miss Amanda Germond, care of M. Vassar
to John H. Raymond), 17 Jun 1864
Congratulates Raymond becoming president.
to John H. Raymond, 10 Jun 1868
College affairs; value of ""advertising"".
to John H. Raymond, 12 Aug 1864
Friendly and encouraging letter to Mr. Raymond, who was vacationing at Angelica while waiting to begin his duties at Vassar College. Comment on everyday happenings.
to John H. Raymond, 14 Feb 1868
Concerning the ""Marble Bust"" of Matthew Vassar.
to John H. Raymond, 14 Jan 1865
Proffesorships, college furnishings, proposed restraint in advertising the College, etc.
to John H. Raymond, 2 Jun 1864
Regarding Raymond's presidency.
to John H. Raymond, 22 Dec 1864
Comments on Civil War meetings and business connected with College
to John H. Raymond, 24 Jan 1861
Appointment of Raymond as trustee; first meeting for trustees.
to John H. Raymond, 29 Nov 1866
Message to be given the students in his absence on Thanksgiving DAY, 1866.
to John H. Raymond, 5 Feb 1867
Regarding a sum set aside by his will to encourage public speaking---a quarterly debate by he ""Vassar College Offhand Speaking Society."" Also chnage in name of the College.
to John H. Raymond, 7 Nov 1865
Unable to accept invitation on account of health.
to Jon. S. Mann, Esq., 12 Jul1864
Brief note concerning date of openinf of the college.
to Julius [C.] Clarke, 22 Mar 1864
Response to request for information
to Kate Dinehart, 25 Mar 1861
Letter responding to application
to Laura E. Harris, 28 Jun 1862
Letter responding to application
to Lizzie Thomas, 07 Jan 1863
Letter responding to application
to M.L. Dickinson, E.L. Talbot, 2 Oct 1866
Temporary illness has prevened... Concerns honorary membership in a college organization.
to Maria Mitchell, 9 Jul 1867
Letter from ""Springside"" commenting on country life, the health of Jeremiah, Miss Mitchell's cat, etc.
to Martin Brewer Anderson, 10 Jul 1856
Comments on University of Rochester Commencement. Paying for Rev. A. M. Mann's diploma.
to Martin Brewer Anderson, 18 Jun 1866
Urging his attendance at meeting of Board of Trustees of Vassar College.
to Martin Brewer Anderson, 19 Jan 1864
On college organization, professors, etc.
to Martin Brewer Anderson, 19 Jul 1856
Relative to an honorary degree for Rev. Alexander M. Mann.

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