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Newton F. Hawley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0272

Description of Contents

The collection consists of one folder containing correspondence and personal papers of Hawley's from the late 1870s and early 1880s, mostly concerning his time at Grinnell College.

Dates

  • 1878 - 1882

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department's open hours.

Biography

Newton F. Hawley was born in Springdale, Iowa in 1859. After attending school at Grinnell College in Iowa, Hawley practiced law for over 20 years. In 1906, he was named the treasurer and managing executive of the Farmers and Mechanics Bank of Minneapolis.

Hawley was also very active in civic affairs, serving on various local boards in Minneapolis, as a trustee of Grinnell College and as the president of the American Bankers' Associations's savings bank section.

Hawley died in 1918 after a brief illness, survived by his wife and two sons.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Donor Information

Gift of Glenn M. Lewis, May 1964. Accession 2012.11.
Title
Newton F. Hawley Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Nick Steffel
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
612-543-8200