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Guide to the George E. Eldred notebook



Descriptive Summary

Identification: A1072

Title: George E. Eldred notebook

Dates: undated

Extent: 0.05 cubic feet

Language: English

Collection is open for research.

Biographical Note

George Everett Eldred was born in Clayville, on February 17, 1876, and attended preparatory school at Colgate Academy, graduating in 1895. He graduated from Colgate University with a Bachelor's of Philosophy in 1899.

Eldred held positions with the testing department of General Electric in Schenectady (1900); as a rodman in the Department of Yards and Docks at New York Navy Yard (1901); as an inspector with the Pressed Steel Car Company of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (1902); in the testing department of General Electric in Lynn, Massachusetts (1902-1903); as a statistician at Yale Gymnasium (1904-1906); with the Isthmian Canal Commission of New York (summer 1905); as a graduate student in statistics at Harvard University (1906-1907); and as a statistician in Schenectady beginning in 1907. He died in Schenectady on August 8, 1947.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains one undated notebook with a handwritten record of Yale College graduates who died between 1860 and 1868. The notebook belonged to George Eldred, but the author is unclear.


Eldred, George E.
Yale College. (1718-1887)

Contents List

Box 1 Volume 1
Obituary record of graduates of Yale College who died from 1860-1868


Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries


Finding aid prepared by Mary Cordaro and Allyson Smally, April 29, 2014.

Preferred Citation note

Identification of item (Author, Title, and Date of item if known), A1072, George E. Eldred notebook, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.

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