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RECORD GROUP Identifier: HUD 237

Records of the Harvard College Class of 1837


  • 1837-1900



0.5 cubic feet (1 box, 2 volumes, and 3 folders)

The Class of 1837

The Harvard College Class of 1837 included notable authors Henry David Thoreau and Richard Henry Dana.

Related Materials

  1. Biographical folders of members of the Class of 1837 (HUG 300)
  2. Class Reports (HUD 237.xx)
  3. Official confirmation of the matriculation or degree status of members of the Class is in University records (e.g. admissions records).
  4. Cameron. Thoreau and his Harvard classmates (HUD 237.11)
  5. Weiss, J. Poem read at annual dinner, 1874 (HUD 237.37.93)
  6. Memorials prepared for the fiftieth anniversary by H. Williams (HUD 237.50)
  7. Wheeler, C. S. Biographical Notices of Mr. Charles Hayward, Jr. and Mr. Samuel T. Hildreth (HUD 237.50)

Processing Information

Inventory originally comprised just the class book. Expanded in August 2019 by Kate Bowers to include other series in the Records of the Class of 1837.
Link to catalog
Harvard College (1780- ). Class of 1837. Records of the Harvard College Class of 1837, 1837-1900 : an inventory
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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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