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COLLECTION Identifier: UAIII 15.21.6

Records of the Faculty relating to disorders

Testimonies of Students, Number 1-5, 1768 April, 1768 April Digital

Scope and Contents Handwritten testimonies of students regarding their actions during the rebellion. Each student's statement was numbered, and groups of statements were also assigned a number, as indicated in the list below. Number 1: Testimonies of Ward Chipman (No. 1, Class of 1770), Thomas Edwards (No. 2, Class of 1771), Jonathan Williams Austin (No. 2a, Class of 1769), and David Parsons (No. 3, Class of 1771). ...

Testimonies of Students, Number 6-10, 1768 April, 1768 April Digital

Scope and Contents Handwritten testimonies of students regarding the rebellion. Each student's statement was numbered, and sheets of paper were also assigned a number, as indicated in the list below. Number 6: Benjamin Bradshaw (No. 31, Class of 1769), Thomas Kast (No. 32 ad 33, Class of 1769), Samuel Osgood (No. 34, Class of 1770), and Nathaniel Harrington (No. 35, Class of 1769). Number 7: Jonathan Newell (No....

Testimonies of Students, Number 11-16, 1768 April, 1768 April Digital

Scope and Contents Handwritten testimonies of students regarding the rebellion. Each student's statement was numbered, and sheets of paper were also assigned a number, as indicated in the list below. Number 11: Isaac Bangs (No. 49, Class of 1771). Number 12: Nathaniel Tracy (No. 50, Class of 1769). Number 13: Benjamin Hasey (No. 51, Class of 1771) and Jacob Jewett (No. 52, Class of 1769). ...

Evidences vs Tudor, [1768 April], [1768 April] Digital

Scope and Contents 2-page handwritten account of William Tudor's actions on April 2 and 3, 1768.

Evidences against Austin, [1768 April], [1768 April] Digital

Scope and Contents 4-page handwritten list of evidence summarizing the testimony provided by individual students against Jonathan William Austin.

Evidences against Peabody, [1768 April], [1768 April] Digital

Scope and Contents 2-page handwritten list of evidence summarizing the testimony provided by individual students against Stephen Peabody.

Evidences against Tudor, [1768 April], [1768 April] Digital

Scope and Contents 3-page handwritten list of evidence summarizing the testimony provided by individual students against William Tudor.

Copy of resolves of the Overseers relative to the Disturbances at the Coll. ye beginning of Apr 1768, 1768 April 12, 1768 April 12 Digital

Scope and Contents Handwritten copy of six resolves and one vote passed by the Board of Overseers regarding the behavior of undergraduates, copied by Andrew Eliot, secretary to the Board of Overseers, and entered into the College Book No. 7, page 177. The resolves reflected on the insubordination of Harvard students, declared the support of the Overseers towards the efforts of the College government to maintain order, and proclaimed the expulsion of guilty students a "just punishment." The Overseers voted to have...

[List of students involved in rebellion], 1768 May 4, 1768 May 4 Digital

Scope and Contents Handwritten lists "To the Presid. Holyoke" of students consisting of "those who have been recd according to vote," and "Those ye remain to be admitted," and a record of the vote to remove waiters involved in the rebellion of their positions.

Austin's Confession, [1768 May], [1768 May] Digital

Scope and Contents One-page undated handwritten confession by Jonathan William Austin to the Harvard faculty.