Alice Percy papers, 1888-1901.


Percy, Alice, 1871-1920. Alice Percy papers, 1888-1901.

Alice Percy papers, 1888-1901.

Includes one letter from Jacob Gould Schurman (1893) denying Miss Percy (later Mrs. Alton Winslow Leighton) permission to leave Sage College at the beginning of the spring term, and letters from Moses Coit Tyler, Samuel Gardner Williams, Oliver Farrer Emerson, Waterman Thomas Hewett, and George Lincoln Burr recommending her for a teaching position; also, photographs, programs, and other Cornelliana.

.2 cubic ft.

Related Entities

There are 10 Entities related to this resource.

Hewett, Waterman Thomas, 1846-1921 (person)

Professor of German language and literature. From the description of Waterman Thomas Hewett papers, 1857-1920, 1870-1905 (bulk). (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64075180 From the guide to the Waterman Thomas Hewett papers, 1857-1920, 1870-1905 (bulk), (Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library) Editor and educator. From the description of Report of Waterman Thomas Hewett, 1914-1915. (Unknown). WorldCat reco...

Percy, Alice, 1871-1920. (person)

Cornell University Class of 1893. From the description of Alice Percy papers, 1888-1901. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64074857 ...

Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938 (person)

Historian and librarian. From the description of Letter, 1910 Nov. 11, Ithaca, N.Y., to Jos. A. Labadie, Detroit, Michigan. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34368242 Professor of medieval history, librarian of the Andrew Dickson White Library at Cornell University. From the description of George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-1942. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64075187 From the guide to the George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-19...

Williams, Samuel Gardner. (person)

Emerson, Oliver Farrar 1860-1927 (person)

Teacher; appointed Oviatt Professor of English at Case Western Reserve University in 1906. International Chaucer scholar, President of the MLA and authority in the fields of old and middle English. From the description of Oliver Farrar Emerson letter to S. S. McClure [manuscript], 1892 Apr 4. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 191119067 ...

Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900 (person)

Professor of English Literature at University of Michigan. Editor of The Christian Union. From the description of Postcard, 1899, December 10, to "Dear Sir". (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122384204 Professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan. From the description of Moses Coit Tyler papers, 1864-1897 and 1920-1921. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419205 American author. From the description of A...

Cornell University. Sage College. (corporateBody)

Schurman, Jacob Gould, 1854-1942 (person)

Jacob Gould Schurman was born May 22, 1854 on Prince Edward Island. He was Professor of Philosophy at Acadia College and Dalhousie College; Cornell University's Sage Professor of Philosophy, 1886-92, and President, 1892-1920; President of the first U.S. Philippine Commission, 1899; U.S. Minister to Greece and Montenegro during the Balkan Wars; and was a diplomat involved with foreign policy making in China, the Far East, and Germany. From the description of Jacob Gould Schurman paper...

Cornell University (corporateBody)

Cornell University. Class of 1950. (corporateBody)

Cornell University Class of 1878. From the description of Parody commencement program, 1878. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63937832 ...