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RECORDS: 102601 - 102610 of 106925

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on a dancing ban at Harvard,, 1760 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 15
Scope and Content: The collection contains official handwritten and later typewritten records of votes and resolutions enacted during the meetings of the Harvard Board of Overseers, and maintained by the Secretaries of the Board of Overseers, between circa 1700 and 1892. Chiefly consisting of recorded votes, the records also include a small number of printed Board of Overseers meeting announcements, clippings of votes and resolutions, and letters from board members regarding recent votes. The records document the...

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on Committee to examine the state of the College,, 1809 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 26
Scope and Content: The collection contains official handwritten and later typewritten records of votes and resolutions enacted during the meetings of the Harvard Board of Overseers, and maintained by the Secretaries of the Board of Overseers, between circa 1700 and 1892. Chiefly consisting of recorded votes, the records also include a small number of printed Board of Overseers meeting announcements, clippings of votes and resolutions, and letters from board members regarding recent votes. The records document the...

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on confirming degrees, appointing proctors, and lecturers,, 1883 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 2, Folder 6
Scope and Content: The collection contains official handwritten and later typewritten records of votes and resolutions enacted during the meetings of the Harvard Board of Overseers, and maintained by the Secretaries of the Board of Overseers, between circa 1700 and 1892. Chiefly consisting of recorded votes, the records also include a small number of printed Board of Overseers meeting announcements, clippings of votes and resolutions, and letters from board members regarding recent votes. The records document the...

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on confirming proctors, professors, and tutors,, 1861 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 48
Scope and Content: The collection contains official handwritten and later typewritten records of votes and resolutions enacted during the meetings of the Harvard Board of Overseers, and maintained by the Secretaries of the Board of Overseers, between circa 1700 and 1892. Chiefly consisting of recorded votes, the records also include a small number of printed Board of Overseers meeting announcements, clippings of votes and resolutions, and letters from board members regarding recent votes. The records document the...

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on Dr. Wigglesworth, library books, and establishment of a divinity system,, 1759 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 14
Scope and Contents: Documents the issue of attendance at Dr. Wigglesworth's lectures, and the neglect of the books in the library. It was voted that undergraduates were to preform oral public exercises. The issue of religion at Harvard was proposed to the Corporation, and the idea of establishing a divinity or ethics system was raised. The record also indicates that a law prohibiting drinking of punch at Commencement was appealed.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on educating women in medicine,, 1872 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 60
Scope and Contents: Documents the question of educating women at Harvard. The Board found it "expedient" to have examinations for women in regards to medicine at the university.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on examination, charges, and judgement of Nathan Prince,, 1741 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 9
Scope and Contents: Documents the issue of Tutor Nathan Prince (1698-1748), surrounding his alleged intemperance, slanderous comments about his colleagues, and other misdeeds. Prince was educated at Harvard College and employed as one of its Tutors for almost twenty years, and believed by many to be the most significant scholar of mathematics and natural philosophy in the American colonies of his time. The Board of Overseers filed the series of complaints against Prince and found him guilty, which is evident in...

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on funds of Mary Saltonstall,, 1814 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 30
Scope and Contents: Includes signature of President John Thornton Kirkland.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on funds of Mary Saltonstall,, 1813 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 29
Scope and Contents: Includes signature of President John Thornton Kirkland.

Votes and resolutions of the Board of Overseers on funds of Mary Saltonstall and the Treasurer,, 1736 Digital

Item Identifier: UAII 5.7, UAII 5.7 Box 1, Folder 6
Scope and Content: The collection contains official handwritten and later typewritten records of votes and resolutions enacted during the meetings of the Harvard Board of Overseers, and maintained by the Secretaries of the Board of Overseers, between circa 1700 and 1892. Chiefly consisting of recorded votes, the records also include a small number of printed Board of Overseers meeting announcements, clippings of votes and resolutions, and letters from board members regarding recent votes. The records document the...