Francis Harley Scheetz papers,
Francis Harley Scheetz, 1894-1968.
1740-1963, 1947-1969 (bulk)
12.5 cubic ft.
Lecture notes, diplomas, correspondence, and other papers. Also, photographs, prints, maps, a portrait, and vases.
Includes materials relating to Scheetz' student days and papers from his work as a Cornell trustee and presidential councillor. Also, photographs; prints; four world maps prepared for King Louis XV of France (1740, 1741); a portrait of General Henry Dearborn, a Revolutionary War patriot; two Sevres vases (gifts to General Dearborn from Louis Philippe); information concerning the Xth International Congress on the History of Science (1962); Theta Delta Chi correspondence; postcards; Scheetz' biographical data; and World War I officer training information.
Language: Collection material in English
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library