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ITEM — Box: 1, Volume: 4 Identifier: UAIII 15.5.8

[Admittatur of Jonathan Townsend (Harvard AB 1741)], 1737 Digital

Scope and Contents

Notebook, in modern hardcover binding, with a handwritten copy of the 1734 College laws in English prepared by Harvard undergraduate Jonathan Townsend and signed by President Edward Holyoke and Fellow Nathan Prince on October 6, 1737.


  • 1737

Researcher Access

The admittaturs are open for research.

Due to its physical condition, the Admittatur of Richard Waldron (Harvard AB 1738), 1735 (UAIII 15.5.8 Box 1, Volume 10) is unavailable for research use. Contact reference staff for details.


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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received in the Harvard College Library on December 8, 1923 from the President's Office.


Repository Details

Part of the Harvard University Archives Repository

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