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Farnsworth, Benjamin Franklin, 1793-1851

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1793 - 1851

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin Franklin Farnsworth letter

Mss 811261
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 811261
Scope and Contents Letter from Benjamin Franklin Farnsworth of Hanover, New Hampshire to Samuel Farnsworth of Brighton, Maine in which he lists the Sophomore Quarter-day appointments and notes that some of the students have become intoxicated, which is not condoned by the Relisiosi.

John Lauris Blake letter

mss 844419
 Collection
Identifier: mss 844419
Overview Letter to Rev. William Cogswell, sugggests that Dartmouth COllege confer the degree of D.D. on Benjamin F. Farnworth and comments on his character.

Samuel Farnsworth letter

Mss 812357
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 812357
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from Samuel Farnsworth in Bridgton, Maine to his sons Benjamin Franklin Farnsworth and Samuel Farnsworth, instructing them to seek medical advice for Benjamin Franklin from Dr. Smith, relates local and family news.

Samuel Farnsworth letter

Mss 811466
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 811466
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from Samuel Farnsworth to his sons Samuel and Benjamin Franklin Farnsworth, discussing the possibilities open for teaching positions for the winter, and plans for Samuel to begin the study of medicine under Dr. Perkins if approved bt Dr. Smith.

[Samuel Farnsworth] letter

Mss 812265
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 812265
Scope and Contents Three-page letter from Samuel Farnsworth at Dartmouth College to [Benjamin Franklin Farnsworth?]. Writer discusses politics, the coming election and the state of the nation in general on the eve of the War of 1812. Washington Benevolent Society is being formed. Pierce who was expelled last term is now in the army.