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Bogue's letters to his parents from Hanover, NH, 1897-09

MS-863: Roswell Bogue letters
 Folder: 1, Box: 1
Identifier: 1

Description

Contains 6 letters on the following topics: Arriving in Hanover; looking for a room; first impression of Hanover; estimated boarding fee; meeting President Tucker for a short speech; sophomores hazing freshmen at the initiation event; chapel; mathematics class; drawing class; recitation; French class; football team try-out; furnishing the room; subscription of “White and Blue”; freshman ban on wearing silk hats or carry a cane; making friends; dining options at Dartmouth; using gym; watching football team practice; meeting new roommates; meeting sophomores; class election; church sermon; description of the chapel building; freshman and sophomore ball game; daily routine; physical examination.

Dates

  • 1897-09

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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Hanover NH 03755 USA