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Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Administrative Records, 1871-1883.


Catalog Number: 1.2.6


Box 1
Folder 1 1871 Aug 16, letter from Thomas Upham to President Chamberlain
2 1871 Nov 9, note conveying the President's regrets that his house is not available for seeing College visitors that evening
3 1872, President Chamberlain's inaugural address
4 1872, Letters from J.O. Fiske
Folio Volume 2 1872/1873 - 1880/1881, Military Department Order Book
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Folder 5 1873 Dec 20, Letter - Wm. Elden to Chamberlain expressing thanks and requesting catalogue
6 1873, letters to Chamberlain/Bowdoin College requesting catalogues
7 1873, postcards to Chamberlain/Bowdoin College requesting catalogues
8 1873 Jun 25, letter from Portland High School recommending students for admission to Bowdoin
9 1873 Oct 13, letter from Chamberlain to W.G. Waitt (Bowdoin 1876) regarding mandatory drill dress
10 1873 Nov, drill rebellion - student petition against the drill
11 1874 (?), Scientific Department costs
12 1874 (?), drill rebellion - student petition against the rebellion
13 1874, drill rebellion - statements and correspondence
14 1874, drill rebellion - statement
15 1874 May 28, drill rebellion - sanctions against students
16 1874 May - June, correspondence to uphold military action on campus
17 1875 Jan 6, recitation schedule of the Scientific Division for the junior class
18 1875 Jul 4, Announcement of senior class meeting
Volume 1 1875-1877, President's Record
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Folder 19 1876, petition from the Arlo Bates papers re: the slanders of Rev. Ezra Byington
20 1876 Jun 13, letter from N.A. Prince to Dr. Packard - with religious overtones
21 1878 Jan 17, Legislative bill from state of Maine wishing to establish a Dept. of Agriculture at Bowdoin, Bates and Colby rather than the University of Maine - with note from Pres. Roger Howell, 1970
22 1878 Apr 8, senior class request to have Professor Packard deliver the Baccalaureate
23 1878 Jul 4, letter from J.O. Fiske on the report of the Committee of Examinations
24 1879, abstract from report of H. Carmichael to the Boards
25 1882 Jun 14, Chamberlain - Memorial Hall correspondence
26 1882 Sep 18, letter from James D. Fessenden to Chamberlain recommending student for admission to Bowdoin
27 1883 Mar, drill rebellion - letter from D. Hodgkins requesting reentry and Bowdoin's response
28 1883 Mar 20, letter from Bowdoin to Lauriston Reynolds re: removal of his nephew from the College
29 1883 Mar 20-27, Washington Academy request for admittance exams and Bowdoin's response
30 1883 Mar - Apr, petitions and responses from C.W. Goddard to Bowdoin re: readmittance for his son
31 1883 Mar - Apr, drill rebellion - Bowdoin's statement re: student removal on account of hazing

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