Webb, Alexander S. (Alexander Stewart), 1835-1911

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President of City College, 1870-1903.

From the description of Papers, 1855-1917. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155504204

President of the College of the City of New York.

From the description of Typed letter signed : New York, to Ida B. Forbes, 1897 Jan. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270589007

Alexander S. Webb: joined U.S. Army in 1855; served in Minnesota and Florida, and in 1857 became professor of mathematics at West Point; served in Civil War, attaining rank of major-general, and retiring in 1866; returned to teaching at West Point; left the army in 1870; in 1869 became president of College of the City of New York.

From the description of Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702168760

From the guide to the Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 26: Office Of The Secretary, Incoming Corres..
referencedIn Folwell, William Watts, 1833-1929. William Watts Folwell papers, ca. 1856-1929. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Webb, Alexander S. (Alexander Stewart), 1835-1911. Letter : New York, to Silas W. Bush, New York, 1879 May 13. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Philip Case Lockwood memorial collection of Civil War portraits and autographs, 1862-ca. 1886. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Webb, Alexander Stewart, 1835-1911. Letter, Riverdale on Hudson, 1903 March 8 [to] Larned. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Webb, Alexander Stewart, 1835-1911. Letter, 1909 October 2, Rosedale on Hudson [to] C.W. Larned. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Webb, Bailey Daniel. Bailey Daniel Webb photographic collection, circa 1885-1973 (bulk 1937-1940s). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Watts" to "Willamov". Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Webb, Alexander Stewart, 1835-1911. Typed letter signed : New York, to Ida B. Forbes, 1897 Jan. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Henry Villard papers, 1604-1948 (inclusive), 1863-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Webb, Alexander Stewart, 1835-1911. Papers, 1855-1917. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Evarts family papers, 1753-1960, 1798-1901 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Cornell University Library. Collection of Regional History. Regional history miscellany, 1786-1901. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Webb, Alexander S. (Alexander Stewart), 1835-1911. Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Evarts family. Evarts family papers, 1753-1960 (inclusive), 1798-1901 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn John L. (John Lawrence) LeConte papers, 1812-1897, 1812-1897 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Webb, Alexander Stewart, 1835-1911. Autograph note : New York, 1896 Apr. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part III: The Civil War: The Union, 1804-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Eugnio de Barral Barral death notice, 1868 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Levi P. Morton Correspondence, 1860-1912 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Adams, Dan Weiseger, 1820-1872,. Autographs of Civil War officers and U.S. Statesmen. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Holliday, B. T. Account of my capture / by B.T. Holliday ; 1913. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Webb, Alexander S. (Alexander Stewart), 1835-1911. Letter : New York, to Silas W. Bush, New York, 1879 May 13. University of Chicago Library
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associatedWith Webb, Bailey Daniel. person
associatedWith Webb, William Seward, 1851-1926. person
associatedWith Wheeler, Joseph, 1836-1906. person
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Birth 1835-02-15

Death 1911-02-12

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