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National Recovery Administration Records
Creator: United States. National Recovery Administration.
Dates:  1932-1934
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of files for each industry, which contain Codes of Fair Competition, proposals, notices, approvals, and some correspondence.
Architectural Collection, Miscellaneous
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1896-1977
Extent:  30.2 Linear feet7 map case drawers, computed as 7 cartons + 7 boxes (roughly equivalent cubic inches).
Abstract: The miscellaneous architectural collection includes an eclectic group of about ninety different projects. Most are located in Vermont, primarily in northern and central Vermont, and the greatest concentration is in Burlington. The dates range from 1896-1977, though over half are from 1910-1917.
Oversize Photograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1860-1970
Extent:  7.0 map file drawers
Abstract: The oversize photograph collection contains miscellaneous photographs too large for the picturae files and oversize photographs removed from manuscript collections. Many are identified only by subject.
Vermont Large Bound Manuscripts
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1756-1983
Extent:  100.0 Linear feet
Abstract: This collection consists of over 800 large (over 28 cm.) bound manuscript volumes documenting Vermont. The volumes were created by individuals and organizations and include account books, record books, photo albums, scrapbooks, and docket books.
Vermont Photograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1860-2005
Extent:  12.0 Linear feet6 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: A wide-ranging picture collection organized alphabetically by place-name and subject, primarily Vermont towns, places and subjects.
Vermont Stereograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1860-1930
Extent:  4.0 Linear feet4 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: A collection of 3,000 Vermont stereographs, most of which are landscapes. The stereographs are arranged in two series, town/place and subject.
Burlington, Vermont Photograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1860-2005
Extent:  4.0 Linear feet2 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: The collection includes more than one thousand photographic prints and negatives of Burlington, Vermont. Photographs are classified by subject, including streets, buildings, buses and trolleys, waterfront, parks, stores, factories, parades, and specific buildings such as the Queen City Cotton Company factory and St. Paul's Cathedral.
Vermont Portraits Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1860-1990
Extent:  2.0 filing cabinets
Abstract: A collection of 1,400 portraits of Vermont individuals and groups. The portraits are mainly photographs, but include some engravings.
Vermont Manuscript Files
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1663-2005
Extent:  26.0 Linear feet13 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: This collection consists of over 1000 file folders of manuscripts documenting Vermont. Documents on a topic or by a creator range from single items to a few folders and are too small to form their own individual collections. The materials were created by individuals and organizations and are primarily correspondence, governement records, and business records.
Vermont Postcard Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1890-1970
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: This collection of postcards, which includes some photographs and photoengravings, is mostly landscapes and cityscapes. The postcards are arranged in metal drawers by town/place with subject subdivisions. Most date from the 1890s to the 1940s.
Vermont Small Bound Manuscript Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1780-1988
Extent:  18.0 Linear feet
Abstract: This collection consists of over 300 small (under 28 cm.) bound manuscript volumes documenting Vermont. The volumes were created by individuals and organizations and include diaries, account books, record books, autograph books, photo albums, scrapbooks, survey books, and docket books.
Vietnam Ephemera Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1962-1974
Extent:  12.0 boxes
Abstract: A collection of letters, brochures, newsletters, clippings, and other ephemera on the Vietnam War.
Burlington, Vermont Reference Files
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1880-
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: A collection of clippings, brochures, and other ephemera on Burlington, Vermont topics.
Office of the President (Willard Preston) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1815-1825
Extent:  0.1 ft.
Abstract: Preston served as president of the University of Vermont from 1825-1826. The collection includes a farewell sermon at St. Albans, VT, September 10, 1815; an acceptance letter, appointment as president, July 6, 1825; and an 1825 letter from future president Worthington Smith, declining the presidency at that time.
Office of the President (Daniel Haskel) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1819-1823
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Haskel served as president of the University of Vermont from 1821-1824. The collecion includes correspondence on becoming president and on dismissal as pastor of the Church of Christ in Burlington, 1821. Also letters concerning the discipline of a student, and on mending the by-laws, 1823 and n.d.; a bound volume of his "Notes on a Systematic Divinity."
Office of the President (Guy Potter Benton) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1911-1921
Extent:  5.42 Linear feet
Abstract: Benton served as President of the University of Vermont from 1911-1919. Benton's papers are considerably more voluminous and well organized than any of his predecessors, arranged chronologically and alphetically by correspondent/subject within years. In addition, there are university financial records and administrative documents; inaugural correspondence and other materials; addresses by Benton to the Faculty Senate, at commencements, and other venues.
Office of the President (William S. Carlson) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1950-1952
Extent:  4.59 Linear feet
Abstract: Carlson served as president of the University of Vermont from 1950-1952. The collection is arranged chronologically and then alaphabetically within academic year, and contains correspondence, memos, reports, and other administrative materials. There is also material related to the 1950 self-study, performed every decade for re-accreditation.
Office of the President (Joseph Torrey) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1801-1975
Extent:  0.834 Linear feet
Abstract: Torrey was appointed professor of Greek and Latin at UVM in 1827. In 1842, after the death of James Marsh, he became professor of moral philosophy. He served as President of the University from 1862-1866. The ecords document a number of historically important developments at the university, including the effort to raise funds in support of it. The correspondence files contain letters over the duaration of Torrey's long association with the university as faculty and then president. Much of this collection is not related to Torrey's tenure at the University of Vermont as professor and president, but to his personal life.
Office of the President (Shannon McCune) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1965-1966
Extent:  3.8 Linear feet
Abstract: McCune served as president of the University of Vermont from 1965-1966. The collection consists of two alpha series of files, one for 1965 and one for 1966, which included correspondence, articles, memos, etc., as well as a box of correspondence of congratulations on the occasion of his inauguration.
Office of the President (Guy Bailey) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1920-1940
Extent:  54.836 Linear feet
Abstract: Guy Winfred Bailey (1876-1940), born in Hardwick, Vermont, atttended UVM, graduating in 1900 and was admitted to the Vermont bar in 1904. A member of the Vermont Legislature from 1904 to 1906, he was elected Vermont Secretary of State in 1908 until he resigned in 1917 to join the university administration as comptroller. Already a Trustee since 1914 and acting president from August 1919, he was elected in 1920 to the presidency and remained in office until his death in 1940. Most of the records are arranged chronologically by year and then alphabetically by author/subject within years, plus a number of series on special topics such as the Bailey Memorial Project and the James B. Wilbur correspondence.
Office of the President (Worthington Smith) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1839-1856
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: Worthington Smith served as president of the University of Vermont from 1849-1855. Much of Worthington Smith's papers consist of sermons dating during his years as president. The remainder of the collection contains his acceptance of the presidency, inaugural address, and resignation.
Office of the President (Carl W. Borgmann) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1952-1958
Extent:  18.055 Linear feet
Abstract: Borgmann served as president of the University of Vermont from 1952-1958. The collection is arranged by academic year and alphabetically within years, being mostly university business correspondence and memos. Among the interesting topics are folders on the U.S. House Un-American Activities policy and security speeches (1952-1953), the Negro Land-Grant Committee (1953-1954), and a WCAX proposal for the establishment of a television station, 1954.
Office of the President (John Millis) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1941-1950
Extent:  21.576 Linear feet
Abstract: Millis served as president of the University of Vermont from 1941-1949. Included are correspondence, memos, reports, appointment calendars, and planning documents. Notable correspondents include local and state leaders Warren Austin, Deane Davis, Dean of Women Mary Jean Simpson, College of Agriculture Dean Carrigan, and Proctor Page. There are several boxes of correspondence and other materials on UVM's war effort and training programs, both for the Army Air Force and ASTP, the Army Specialized Training Program.
Office of the President (James B. Angell) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1866-1916
Extent:  0.417 Linear feet
Abstract: James B. Angell served as president of the University of Vermont from 1866-1871. Angell's papers contain a small amount of correspondence relating to his presidency at UVM, including his acceptance and resignation and his inaugural address, August 1, 1866. The collection also includes personal correspondence, lecture notes, published writings, a memorial to his wife Sarah Swoope Casell Angell, and his obituary.
Office of the President (Matthew Buckham) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1808-1910
Extent:  1.83 Linear feet1 carton, 2 boxes
Abstract: Matthew Buckham, a UVM graduate, taught Greek, rhetoric, and English literature at UVM, before becoming president in 1871, he would serve until 1910, the longest tenure of any president.The collection consists of University of Vermont related correspondence dealing with such matters as the Agricultural Experimental Station, faculty appointments, and the donation of the Rush Hawkins Civil War book collection and sale of the Marsh book collection to the University of Vermont. Also included in the collection are a number of Buckham family papers, and a large collection of President Buckham’s baccalaureate sermons, lectures, and addresses.
Office of the President (Calvin Pease) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1829-1866
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: The first alumnus of the university to be elected president, Pease served as president from 1855 to 1861. The collection contains a small amount of correspondence, as well as UVM receipts and his resignation to the Corporation, Dec. 2, 1861. It also contains a number of addresses, sermons, and essays written by Pease. The bulk of the collection, however, is personal and family correspondence, family documents, and personal journals and notes.
Office of the President (James Marsh) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1806-1883
Extent:  0.088 Linear feet
Abstract: James Marsh was President of the University of Vermont from 1826-1833. The collection contains correspondence relating to university business, Marsh's inaugural address, reports to the Trustees, Marsh's accounts with the university, a copy of "An Exposition of the System of Instruction and Discipline Pursued in the University of Vermont," by the Faculty; and of UVM faculty views on reforming instruction at the university.
Office of the President (Daniel Clark Sanders) Records
Creator: University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Dates:  1799-2009
Extent:  0.834 Linear feetTwo 5" document boxes
Abstract: Daniel Clark Sanders (1768-1850) was the first President of the University of Vermont, 1800-1814. The collection consists of early records of the University of Vermont, including accounts, subscriptions, correspondence to individuals and members of the Corporation.
Vermont Reference Files
Creator: University of Vermont. University Libraries. Special Collections.
Dates:  1880-
Extent:  45.0 Linear feet
Abstract: A collection of clippings, brochures, and other ephemera on Vermont topics.
William Hazlett Upson Papers
Creator: Upson, William Hazlett, 1891-
Dates:  1913-1987
Extent:  28.42 Linear feet21 cartons, 2 boxes, 1 oversized box
Abstract: William Hazlett Upson was an author. Collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, drafts, notes, lectures, outlines, articles, poems, plays, scripts, fan mail, tapes, photos, and miscellaneous material, relating to Upson’s published and unpublished writings on Army life in World War I, his fictional character, Alexander Botts, tractor salesman, and on Vermont, arrangements with his New York Agents, Brandt & Brandt, his lecture agents, W. Colston Leigh, inc., and his presidency of the Middlebury Maternal Health Clinic, affiliated with the Birth Control League.

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