Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Ithaca, NY 14853
.3 cubic ft.
Personal correspondence of Eliza Selden, Harriet Gale, and others; church records for the First Baptist Church of East Avon, N.Y. (1823-1894), historical papers on Rush, N.Y. and the Genesee Valley Canal; a microfilm of "Selden's Contribution to the Automobile" by Henry R. Selden; printed items concerning the Selden Patent; photographs. Additional letters and other papers of members of the related Gale, Hitchcock, and Selden families including Eliza Selden, Abigail Selden, and George Washington Gale, founder of the Oneida Institute at Whitesboro, New York, and Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois; one letter on conditions in St. Croix, Danish West Indies (now Virgin Islands), 1839.