Hughes Family

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Hughes Family

Items in the Hughes Family Collection

Water for Commencement
Transcription of a request published in The Collegian, June 1876 asking to have water freely available at Commencement.

1921 Handwritten Letter from William Fletcher King to Miss Fairbanks (librarian)
A handwritten letter by William Fletcher King to the librarian, Miss Fairbanks, discussing the value of the reminiscences of Julian Hubbell. He suggests other people to contact and asks her to consider writing a history of the college.

Hubbell's letter to Pres. King for his 90th birthday
This letter of reminiscences about people from Cornell College while Julian B. Hubbell was attending from 1873-1876. Some mentions of people after they left Cornell College are there, also. Written on the occasion of William Fletcher King's 90th…

Note From Librarian May F. Fairbanks about Hubbell's recollections
The letter concerns the filing of Hubbell's recollections in the library archives in 1921.

Famous Iowa School
History of Cornell College

Early Years of Cornell College (Part 1)
Part 1 of a book on the early days of Cornell College, written by John O. Foster who was a student at Cornell from 1855-1860. President Harlan of Cornell College requested that John write this book.

The First Faculty and beyond (Part 2)
Part 2 of a book on the early days of Cornell College, written by John O. Foster who was a student at Cornell from 1855-1860. President Harlan of Cornell College requested that John write this book.