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Historical Context

Originally founded as two separate colleges – Hobart College in 1822 and William Smith College in 1908 – Hobart and William Smith Colleges enjoy a rich and unique history that spans nearly 200 years on Seneca Lake.

Scope of Collection

This collection includes the biography of the founder of William Smith College, Mr. William Smith of Geneva, NY.