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Lecture: “I give these books for the founding [of] a College in this Colony.”: The Founding of Yale University and its Library

CHS’s own Vice President and Past President E. C. Schroeder, the Director of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, will present a talk about the history and founding of Yale, detailing the importance of books as the very essence of an institution of higher learning.

Please join us on Thursday, February 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the Henry Carter Hull Library at 10 Killingworth Turnpike, Clinton, for a lively presentation followed by a question-and-answer session. This lecture is co-sponsored by the Clinton Historical Society and the Henry Carter Hull Library. It is free and open to the public.