Hugo Saglio (AC 1931) Correspondence
Scope and Contents
Personal correspondence, including letters from Paul Abbott, James Hayford, Gail Kennedy, Sterling Lamprecht, David Morton, James Notopoulos and Arthur Stanley Pease.
- Saglio, Hugo T., 1909-2004 (AC 1931) (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
There is no restriction on access to the Saglio Correspondence for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Hugo Tresello Saglio was born in Glastonbury, Connecticut, on June 1, 1909. At the age of nine, a pistol accident caused him to lose his eyesight. Despite this misfortune, he finished school, attended Amherst College (Class of 1931) and received his AM from Harvard in 1932. During his long and varied career, he worked as an instructor in English at Hartford Federal College (1934-1937), as a representative of the Equitable Life Assurance Society (1937-1942), as information officer for the Connecticut District Office of Public Affairs (1943-1947), as director of public relations for Hillyer College (1948-1952), and for the Connecticut Development Commission, where he worked as publicist (1952-1960), information officer (1960-1966), and chief of research and information. Saglio retired from work in 1975. He has been an active member of the Amherst Alumni Association and the Harvard-Radcliffe Association of Connecticut. Saglio married Helen Miller in 1940.
0.25 Linear feet (1 half archives box)
Language of Materials
Business administrator. Collection consists of correspondence, mostly personal.
The correspondence is arranged alphabetically.
- Abbott, Paul Robert, 1909-1978 (AC 1931)
- Amherst College -- Alumni and alumnae Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hayford, James (AC 1935)
- Kennedy, Gail, 1900-1972
- Lamprecht, Sterling P. (Sterling Power), 1890-1973
- Morton, David, 1886-1957
- Notopoulos, James A. (James Anastasios) (AC 1928)
- Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881-1964
- Saglio, Hugo T., 1909-2004 (AC 1931)
- Sarang Gopalakrishnan, Peter Nelson.
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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