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ITEM — Box: 1, Volume: 10 Identifier: UAIII 15.5.8

[Admittatur of Richard Waldron (Harvard AB 1738)], 1735 Digital

Scope and Contents

Notebook pages preserved in a modern hardcover binding, containing a handwritten copy of the 1692 College laws copied in English by Harvard undergraduate Richard Waldron and signed by President Benjamin Wadsworth, Fellow Henry Flynt, and Tutor Daniel Rogers on April 22, 1735. The "College Customs" are copied onto the last pages of the notebook.

Waldron's copy of the "College Customs" is oldest known extant copy.

Dates

  • 1735

Conditions Governing Access

Due to its physical condition, this item is unavailable for research use. Contact reference staff for details.

Extent

1.63 cubic feet (4 document boxes, 1 half size document box, and 2 volumes)

Creator

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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