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Sanders, Daniel Clarke, 1768-1850
Title: Office of the President (Daniel Clark Sanders) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Calvin Pease) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (James B. Angell) Records
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.
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Willard Preston) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Worthington Smith) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (John Millis) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (William S. Carlson) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Carl W. Borgmann) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Shannon McCune) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Joseph Torrey) Records
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.
University of Vermont. Office of the President.
Title: Office of the President (Guy Bailey) Records
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.