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W.R.H. Treadway letterbook

M2001

1831-1835, 1977


Descriptive Summary

Identification: M2001


Creator :Treadway, W.R.H.


Title: W.R.H. Treadway letterbook


Dates: 1831-1835, 1977


Extent: .2 Cubic Feet


Language: English



Collection is open for research.


Biographical note

According to a note from former University Archivist Howard Williams, Treadway lived from 1795-1836 and was a printer and publisher of law books in Hamilton, New York. He built a house in 1833 that Madison University bought in 1868 as a house for Ebenezer Dodge.

Scope and Contents

According to a note from former University Archivist Howard Williams, the letterbook contains "copies of letters relating to such topics as hiring of printers, buying paper and the sale of law books," as well as "receipts, for payments to printers, workmen, and suppliers."

Subjects

Hamilton (N.Y.) -- History.
Treadway, W.R.H.
Treadway, W.R.H.
Colgate University--Buildings

Contents List

Box 1 Volume 1
1831-1835
Letterbook
Box 1 Folder 1
1977 May 9
Note from Howard Williams describing letterbook

Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries

Processing

Allyson Smally, July 13, 2016.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item (Author, Title, and Date of item if known)], M2001, W.R.H. Treadway letterbook, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.



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