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Anthony, Alfred Williams, 1860-1939


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Alfred Williams Anthony papers

Identifier: MC007
Abstract The collection is composed of correspondence, published and unpublished writings, scrapbooks and other material documenting the career of Alfred Williams Anthony, distinguished scholar, teacher and administrator. Included is material related to Anthony's book, Bates College and Its Background, and the Interdenominational Commission of Maine. Also included is material related to his tenure on the Board of Trustees of Bates College and his interest in and writings on a variety of subjects...
Dates: 1872 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1938

Correspondence -- Alfred Williams Anthony, 1920 - 1932

 File — Box: 1
Scope and Content Note From the Collection: The records of President Gray's administration are mostly correspondence on a wide variety of topics, but also contain a report on the death of Bates student Alonzo Brown, a report on the collections for the George M. Chase Memorial Fund, and a copy of a book containing President Chase's citations about Bates honorary degree recipients. The file "Letter to Bates Graduates" contains Gray's letter to alumni about recent activities on campus, and the final file in the collection pertains to the...
Dates: 1920 - 1932

Daisy Dill Norton papers

Identifier: MC057
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, photographs, diaries, and scrapbooks that document the personal life and ornithological, horticultural, and cultural interests of Daisy Dill Norton. Norton was the long-time secretary of the Stanton Bird Club; a close friend of Alfred Williams Anthony, who gifted to the Club the initial and most significant tract of land that became the Thorncrag Bird Sanctuary; and a frequent contributor to the Lewiston Evening Journal newspaper on birding topics. She...
Dates: 1893-1955, undated

David Crowe collection

Identifier: MC047

The collection is comprised of photocopies of letters, catalogues, and other documents in the personal collection of David Crowe regarding the Freewill Baptists.

Dates: 1660 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1911 - 1934

Dressler Family Collection of Alfred Williams Anthony Papers

Identifier: MC112
Abstract The collection is comprised of correspondence, journals, and assorted papers of several members of the Anthony, Waterman and Angell families of Rhode Island which document in detail family, social, educational and religious life in the nineteenth and early twentieth century, particularly in New England. Includes significant material on Alfred W. and Harriet W. Anthony, including their time in Bangor, Maine where Alfred served as pastor of the Essex Street Free Baptist Church and his...
Dates: 1802 - 1985; Majority of material found within 1861 - 1909

Faculty and Staff Organizations

Identifier: CA12.01

These records contain material pertaining to a number of organizations created by and for Bates College faculty and/or staff. The most detailed records are for the Bates Round Table, founded in 1896 by Professors Alfred W. Anthony and Addison Small, and records for the Bates chapter of Phi Beta Kappa.

Dates: 1879; 1896 - 2010

Freewill Baptist records

Identifier: MC091
Abstract The collection is composed primarily of record books, containing meeting minutes and financial information, from several organizations of the northern branch of the Freewill Baptists, including the Free Baptist Education Society, the Bowdoin Quarterly Meeting, the Free Baptist Foreign Mission Society, the Free Baptist Pastors' Correspondence School, and the General Conference of Free Baptists. The collection also contains the annual meeting minutes of the Maine Free Baptist Association and...
Dates: 1797-1970, n.d. 1797-1944

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Archival Object 1
Genealogy 2
Antislavery movements -- United States 1
Bird watching -- Maine 1
Gardening -- Maine -- Lewiston 1
Ornithology -- Maine 1