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Brackett, Adino Nye, Jr., 1822-1901



  • Existence: 1822 - 1901

Adino Nye Brackett, was born in 1822 in Lancaster, New Hampshire. He attended Phillips Exeter Academy and Dartmouth College. He graduated from Dartmouth in 1844, and taught school for several years in Hanover County, Virginia. After he returned to Lancaster, he began the study of medicine with Drs. Stickney and Barney. He also attended medical lectures at Woodstock, Vermont and Dartmouth Medical School. After he received his MD, he practiced his profession in Brunswick, Vermont, before returning to Hanover County, Virginia where he continued to practice medicine. Brackett died in 1901.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Adino Brackett Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-928
Overview Adino Nye Brackett (1822-1901), physician. Dartmouth College Class of 1844. The collection contains originals and photocopies of Adino Nye Brackett, Jr.’s personal correspondence. Of note in the collection are the letters from David Haven Mason, Edwin David Sanborn, and Josiah Whitney Barstow. Also of note are letters containing pencil and ink drawings.

Adino Nye Brackett letters

Mss 839121.1
Identifier: Mss 839121.1
Overview In English.