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   Abram Stevens Hewitt Papers, n.d.

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Abram Stevens Hewitt Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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At a Glance

Bib ID:4078891 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903.
Title:Abram Stevens Hewitt Papers, n.d.
Physical description:2 file boxes, 14 v.
Language(s):In English
Access: Colection is shelved off-site and requires advance notice of intent to use.  More information »

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Description

Scope and Content

This a collection of the surviving undergraduate papers, notebooks, and memorabilia of Hewitt, including a group of college themes and exercises, the manuscript of Hewitt's Greek Salutatory Address (4 October 1842), three volumes of lecture notes, eight volumes of translations from Greek authors, and three volumes of lecture notes made by Hewitt's brother-in-law and business partner, Edward Cooper (1824-1905). Also, a group of various commemorative medals.

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Using the Collection

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Access Restrictions

 Colection is shelved off-site and requires advance notice of intent to use.

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Preferred Citation

Abram Stevens Hewitt Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 07/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Columbia University--Students.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cooper, Edward, 1804-1905.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Greek language--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Greek literature--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Hewitt graduated from Columbia in the class of 1842 and became, in turn, an attorney in New York City, a manufacturer of iron and steel, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1875-1879, 1881-1886, and Mayor of New York, 1887-1888.

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