Appleton, William Sumner, -1947

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Founder and Secretary of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities (1910); Vice President of the Massachusetts Society of Sons of the Revolution; life member of the New England Historic Genealogical Society (elected Nov. 7, 1903); Secretary of the Paul Revere Memorial Association; Director of the Bunker Hill Monument Association; member of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Born in Boston, Mass. Graduated from Harvard, 1896. Died in Lawrence, Mass., 1947.

From the description of William Sumner Appleton scrapbook of material issued by or relating to the Massachusetts Society of Sons of the Revolution, 1905-1947. (Concord Public Library). WorldCat record id: 34898320

Appleton graduated from Harvard in 1896.

From the description of Examination in Semitic 12, November 9, 1895. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074084

From the description of Midyear examination in Latin 10, February 1, 1896. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074081

From the description of Three examinations in Philosophy 1, 1894-1895. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074023

From the description of Hour exam in Gov. and Law 1, November 7, 1893. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073943

From the description of Blue books for Geology 4, 1892-1893. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073860

From the description of Hour exam in History 12, November 2, 1893. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073939

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creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. Examination in Semitic 12, November 9, 1895. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Curtis family. Papers, 1797-1991 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. Midyear examination in Latin 10, February 1, 1896. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. Hour exam in Gov. and Law 1, November 7, 1893. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Records of the Assistants to the Directors, 1913-1999 (inclusive), 1927-1943 (bulk) Harvard Art Museum Archives, Harvard University
creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. Drawings in Architecture 7a, 1907. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Nichols family. Papers of the Nichols-Shurtleff family, 1780-1953 (inclusive), 1850-1940 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. William Sumner Appleton scrapbook of material issued by or relating to the Massachusetts Society of Sons of the Revolution, 1905-1947. Concord Free Public Library, Special Collection
creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. Three examinations in Philosophy 1, 1894-1895. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. Blue books for Geology 4, 1892-1893. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Park, Lawrence, 1873-1924. Papers, 1910-1924. Gadsden Public Library
creatorOf Appleton, William Sumner, d. 1947. Hour exam in History 12, November 2, 1893. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Curtis family. family
associatedWith Harvard Art Museum. Director's Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
correspondedWith Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Nichols family. family
associatedWith Park, Lawrence, 1873-1924. person
correspondedWith Society of the Sons of the Revolution in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts corporateBody
associatedWith Sons of the Revolution. corporateBody
correspondedWith Wendell family. family
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Birth 1874

Death 1947

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