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Stiles, Ezra, 1727-1795

 

American academic and educator, Congregationalist minister, theologian and author. He was seventh president of Yale College (1778–1795), and one of the founders of Brown University.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ezra Stiles letter

Mss 781274
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 781274
Scope and Contents Letter from Ezra Stiles of Yale College to John Wheelock thanking him for conferring the degree of D.D. upon him. Also sends copy of a letter he wrote to Wheelock on January 12.

Ezra Stiles letter

Mss 793175
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 793175
Scope and Contents Letter from Ezra Stiles of Yale College to J. Wheelock recommending Samuel Broome.

Ezra Stiles sketch

Mss 779623
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 779623
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a sketch of Dartmouth College by Ezra Stiles reproduced in "The Literary diary of Ezra Stiles" (1901) depicting a ground plan of Dartmouth College as it appeared in Nov. 1779. Accompanied by t.p. of v.2, and an additional copy of p. 393.