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William Greenleaf Eliot, Jr. Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WUA-03-wua00045

This collection programs, newsclippings, photographs, and memories from William Greenleaf Eliot, Jr.’s high school and college days.


  • Creation: 1884-1932


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)


0.25 linear feet

1 boxes

Biographical or Historical Information

William Greenleaf Eliot, Jr., grandson of the co-founder of Washington University, received a diploma from Smith Academy (a boys preparatory school affiliated with Washington University) in 1884 and his bachelors degree from Washington University in 1888. He later became a Unitarian minister in Portland, Oregon.

Method of Acquisition

This material was donated to University Archives by Ruth Johnson, granddaughter of William Greenleaf Eliot, Jr. on August 25, 1989.

Processing Information

Processed by Sonya McDonald in November 2005.

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Revision Statements

  • 2020 December 8: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the University Archives Collecting Area

Sonya Rooney
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495