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Buttolph, H. A. (Horace A.)



  • Existence: 1815 - 1896


b. April 6, 1815 in Dutchess County, New York; d. May 21, 1896 in Short Hills, NJ; assistant superintendent of Utical State Hospital, 1842-1847; first superintendent of the New Jersey Lunatic Hosptial at Trenton (Trenton State Hospital), 1847-1876; first superintendent at the Greystone Park State Hospital from June 8, 1876 to January 1, 1887) [Source:]

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Childrens Aid Society - New Jersey State Lunatic Asylum, 1864 - 1883

 File — Box 1: Series 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 1
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series includes correspondence of Dr. Samuel McClintock Hamill and his son, Samuel McClintock Hamill, Jr. Both incoming and outgoing correspondence is included. Much of Dr. Hamill's correspondence pertains to Lawrenceville School business including letters to and from faculty, parents, students, and alums; letters of recommendation; and responses from invitations to guests. The letters cover topics such as infrastructure, religious and social life, and campus surroundings. Some...
Dates: 1864 - 1883