Balentine, H., Reverend (Hamilton)
- Existence: 1817 - 1876
Balentine graduated from the Lawrenceville School in 1843 and was an Instructor for a number of years between 1840 and 1860. He was a founder and Principal of the Cherokee Female Seminary, in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, (Indian Territory, Cherokee Nation).
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
File — Box 2: Series 1, Folder: 2
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...