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William Allen, Administrative Records, 1820-1839.


Catalog Number: 1.2.3


Box 1
Folder 1 1820, Presidential inauguration - William Allen
2 1821 Sep, Samuel Melcher's estimates and dimension of new College building
3 1822 Feb 21, William Allen's suggestion to W. King to build an observatory in Brunswick
4 1822 Mar 5, Copy of letter from William Allen to editor of Boston Centinel re: fire
5 [1823?] Aug 30 - 1825 Aug 4, re: Phi Beta Kappa of Bowdoin College
6 1823 Sep 2, Thaddeus Harris letter to William Allen re: memorial of heir of Dr. Dix
7 1823 Oct 3, Benjamin Vaughan to William Allen, Hallowell - re: subscription to rebuild Maine Hall
8 1823 Oct 6, John McKeen letter to Rufus Anderson re: collections and students at Bowdoin and Medical School of Maine
9 1824 Aug 27, William Allen to William King re: hiring of Thomas C. Upham (typescript copy)
10 1824, Rough draft of amendments proposed to College laws
11 1824 Oct 6, Thomas Upham acceptance as Professor of Metaphysics and Moral Philosophy
12 [1825], Account of 1825 commencement by the great-great-grandfather of Mr. Ellis Spear, class of 1898, Mr. Prince of Thomaston
13 1825 Sep, Draft of College laws
14 1825 Sep, Petition of Rev. Thomas Upham re: salary
15 1825 Oct 22, William Smyth's acceptance as Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Philosophy
16 1826 Jun 22 - Sep 11, Phi Beta Kappa correspondence
17 1826 Aug 8, William Allen's list of seniors recommended for first degree
18 1826 Sep 4, Nathaniel Fletcher letter re: poor pronunciation by students
19 1826 Sep 5, Committee of First Parish in Brunswick re: salary of Asa Mead
20 1827 Apr 12 - 28, Letters re: theft of Chapel bell
21 1827 Aug 7 - Sept 4, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
22 1827 Aug 31 - Sept 6, Phi Beta Kappa correspondence
23 1827 Aug 31, Letter including proposal to require that students give testimony
24 1827 Sep 3, Letter of recommendation for E.D. Learned
25 1827 Sep 5, Term bill of Dudley P. Bailey (Class of 1829) signed by President Allen
26 1828, Student petition re: access to library; response of governing boards
27 1828 Jul 8 - Aug 16, Phi Beta Kappa correspondence
28 1828 Aug 5 - Sep 3, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
29 1828 Sep 2, Student petition to establish the wearing of uniforms
30 1829 Aug 27, List of students recommended for Bachelor of Arts degree
31 1829 Sep 1, Letter from Joseph McKeen re: Commons Hall
32 1829 Dec 14 - 1830 Jan 7, Phi Beta Kappa correspondence
33 [ca. 1830's-1850's], Requirements and course of study at Bowdoin
34 [183_ ?] Drafts of Phi Beta Kappa [addresses ?]
35 1830 Aug 30, Charles Packard letter re: repairs of meeting house
36 1830 Aug 23, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
Box 2
Folder 1 1831 Aug 2, Lists and certificates re: graduating senior class
2 1831 Aug 25, Printed form letter [to Charles S. Daveis] re: Phi Beta Kappa
3 1831 Sep 1, Newspaper article discussing the separation of the College from Maine
4 [post-1831] Draft of letter from Stephen Longfellow, et al: request for copy of Phi Beta Kappa address
5 1832 Jul 21, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
6 1832 Aug 28, Simon Greenleaf to Ebenezer Everett re: Allen v. McKeen
7 [ca. 1833], Synopses of Judge Story's opinion in Allen v. McKeen
8 1833, William Allen suit: Judge Story's opinion
9 [ca. 1833] Stephen Longfellow's argument for the defense in Allen v. McKeen, and letter from Ebenezer Everett to Reuel Williams concerning the case
10 1833, Description of act concerning President Allen's terms as President (fragment)
11 1833 Jul 30, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
12 1833 Sep 3, Letter from Stephen Longfellow and report of Judge Story's opinion in Allen v. McKeen
13 1834, Letter from Charles Bowen to Charles S. Daveis; catalogue; re: Phi Beta Kappa
14 [c. 1834 Feb 7], Printed copy of journal re: Allen v. McKeen
15 1834 Jul 28, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
16 1835 Jan 19, Copy of letter from Judge Johnson to A.S. Packard
17 1835 Jan 19, [Elijah Kellogg] to "Dear Sir" [?] Portland- describes the founding and early history of the College
18 [post- 1835 Jan 19] Nehemiah Cleaveland re: Judge [Alfred] Johnson's letter concerning early history of Bowdoin College
19 1835 Feb 3, A[lden] Bradford to "Dr Sir" Boston- with report of the founding of the College, excerpted in part from the Massachusetts Legislative Journals
20 1835 Jul 28, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
21 1835 Jul 3 - 27, Phi Beta Kappa correspondence
22 1835 Sep 5, Daniel R. Goodwin's letter of acceptance of Professorship of Modern Languages
23 1836 Aug 2, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
24 1836 Aug 15, John Chowels letter of recommendation for Rev. Thomas Price
25 1837 Apr, Letters re: military duty for Bowdoin students
26 1837 Aug 2, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class
27 1837 Sep 7, Phi Beta Kappa correspondence, 1837-1839
28 1838 Jul 31, Lists and certificates re: the graduating senior class

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