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COLLECTION Identifier: UAI 15.876

Papers of Joseph Willard

On the power of love, 1764, 1764 Digital

Scope and Contents Poem written by President Willard as an undergraduate at Harvard. It is unclear whether the poem was written in response to an academic assignment or as a personal expression.
On the power of love, 1764 Digital Object
On the power of love, 1764 Digital Object

Problems in spherical geometry and trigonometry, astronomical calculations, 1765, 1765 Digital

Scope and Contents Seventy-seven numbered pages with problems, rules, tables, calculations, and drawings in spherical geometry, trigonometry, and astronomy.
Problems in spherical geometry and trigonometry, astronomical calculations, 1765 Digital Object
Problems in spherical geometry and trigonometry, astronomical calculations, 1765 Digital Object

Letter from Joseph Willard to his parishioners, 1781 November 19, [typewritten transcript, October 1909], October 1909] Digital

Scope and Contents Letter from Joseph Willard to his parishioners in Beverly, Massachusetts, offering his resignation as minister on being appointed president of Harvard.
Letter from Joseph Willard to his parishioners, 1781 November 19, [typewritten transcript, October 1909] Digital Object
Letter from Joseph Willard to his parishioners, 1781 November 19, [typewritten transcript, October 1909] Digital Object

Letter from Joseph Willard to Loammi Baldwin, 1782 October 2, 1782 October 2 Digital

Scope and Contents Letter regarding the repair of the college pump.
Letter from Joseph Willard to Loammi Baldwin, 1782 October 2 Digital Object
Letter from Joseph Willard to Loammi Baldwin, 1782 October 2 Digital Object

Letter from William Scales to Joseph Willard, [1785?], [1785?] Digital

Scope and Contents Letter addresses contributions of Locke and Newton to scientific and philosophical advances.
Letter from William Scales to Joseph Willard, [1785?] Digital Object
Letter from William Scales to Joseph Willard, [1785?] Digital Object

Letter from Joseph Willard to John Hancock, 1785 February 19 [typewritten transcription, October 1909], October 1909] Digital

Scope and Contents Letter regarding seating precedence at a dinner given in honor of Marquis de Lafayette at Harvard College. Willard gives specific details on proper seating etiquette and offers his condolences over Hancock’s poor health and resignation from the governorship.
Letter from Joseph Willard to John Hancock, 1785 February 19 [typewritten transcription, October 1909] Digital Object
Letter from Joseph Willard to John Hancock, 1785 February 19 [typewritten transcription, October 1909] Digital Object

Letter from Joseph Willard to John Hancock, 1786 May 6, 1786 May 6 Digital

Scope and Contents Letter from Joseph Willard to John Hancock asking Hancock to renew his membership in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Letter from Joseph Willard to John Hancock, 1786 May 6 Digital Object
Letter from Joseph Willard to John Hancock, 1786 May 6 Digital Object

Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Willard, 1791 May 20, [twentieth-century photocopy] Digital

Scope and Contents Letter regarding a delivery of books to Harvard University from Thomas Jefferson.
Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Willard, 1791 May 20, [twentieth-century photocopy] Digital Object
Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Willard, 1791 May 20, [twentieth-century photocopy] Digital Object

Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Willard, 1791 May 20 [twentieth-century typewritten transcription] Digital

Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Willard, 1791 May 20 [twentieth-century typewritten transcription] Digital Object
Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Willard, 1791 May 20 [twentieth-century typewritten transcription] Digital Object

Letter from Joseph Willard to Reverend William Walter, 1796 November 23, 1796 November 23 Digital

Scope and Contents Letter asking Walter to present the Dudleian Lecture at Harvard in 1796.
Letter from Joseph Willard to Reverend William Walter, 1796 November 23 Digital Object
Letter from Joseph Willard to Reverend William Walter, 1796 November 23 Digital Object