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Shurtleff, Roswell, 1773-1861

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1773 - 1861

Roswell Shurtleff was born on August 29, 1773, in Ellington, Connecticut. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1799. From 1800 to 1804, Shurtleff was a tutor at the College, after which he began his study of divinity. After being ordained an evangelist in 1810, Shurtleff became the pastor of the Congregational Church at Dartmouth College, as well as College librarian. He began teaching at the College as professor of moral philosophy and political economy in 1827, a position he held until 1838, when he became professor emeritus. Shurtleff died on February 4, 1861, in Hanover, NH.

Found in 73 Collections and/or Records:

George Shattuck letter

Mss 815156
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 815156
Overview In English.

Henry Bond letter

Mss 817505
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 817505
Overview In English.

J.H. Church letter

Mss 807671
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 807671
Overview In English.

John Codman letter

Mss 820609.4
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 820609.4
Overview In English.

John Smith letter

Mss 807567
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 807567
Overview In English.

John Wheelock statement

Mss 807475
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Identifier: Mss 807475
Overview In English.

Joseph Goffe letter

Mss 817301
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 817301
Overview In English.

J.W. Woodward letter

Mss 799377
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 799377
Scope and Contents Letter from J.W. Woodward of Hadley to R. Shurtleff regarding coming commencement and graduation from Dartmouth of addressee.

Leonard Woods letter

Mss 811471
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 811471
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from Leonard Woods of Andover, New Hampshire to Roswell Shurtleff in Hanover, New Hampshire, asking Shurtleff to help make it possible for Mr. Bixby to continue at school.

Memorial to the Trustees

Mss 806477.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 806477.1
Overview In English.