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SERIES Identifier: UAI 20.799

Memorial and drafts of legislation, [1797]-1799

Scope and Contents

This series contains a copy of the July 15, 1797 Harvard Corporation memorial to the General Court requesting an increased real estate exemption and four handwritten extracts from drafts of legislation related to the College's tax exemptions.


  • [1797]-1799

Physical Description

.05 cubic feet (5 folders)

Researcher Access

The records of the Corporation relating to College tax exemptions are open for research.


.26 cubic feet (1 half legal document box)


Repository Details

Part of the Harvard University Archives Repository

Holding nearly four centuries of materials, the Harvard University Archives is the principal repository for the institutional records of Harvard University and the personal archives of Harvard faculty, as well as collections related to students, alumni, Harvard-affiliates and other associated topics. The collections document the intellectual, cultural, administrative and social life of Harvard and the influence of the University as it emerged across the globe.

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