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University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Matthew Buckham) Records
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.