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Bisbee, Marvin Davis, 1845-1913

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1845 - 1913

Marvin Davis Bisbee graduated from Dartmouth College in 1871. He later studied theology at the Andover theological seminary. From 1874 to 1881 he preached, first in the Congregational church at Pennacook, N.H., and then in the Chapel church at Cambridgeport, Mass. He became editor of the Congregationalist in 1881, and remained in that position for five years, resigning to accept the chair of bibliography at Dartmouth college. He made frequent contributions of prose and verse to reviews, magazines, and newspapers. He edited a volume of verse entitled "Songs of the Pilgrims"; and also a "Bibliography of Dartmouth College and Hanover" (1894).

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Mary S. Tudor. M.D to Marvin Davis Bisbee, 1899-10-16

McClure MS-1311: David McClure papers
 Folder: 899566, Box: 6
Scope and Contents Two-page letter from Mary S. Tudor in South Windsor, Connecticut to Marvin Davis Bisbee, stating her willingness to deposit the manuscript "Diary of David McClure" in the Dartmouth College Library, subject to recall by the family.