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Benjamin Hale letter

Mss 828473.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 828473.1

Description

Three-page letter from Benjamin Hale at Dartmouth College to Parker Cleaveland at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, telling him that he will send minerals soon. Trustees have voted $100 for geological books and writer asks for suggestions. A room in which to display 800 geological specimens is to be finished in the fall. Mr. Lord elected President. Includes postscript to Prof. Smyth.

Dates

  • 1828-08-23

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Overview

In English.

General

Dartmouth College Museum, mineral collection, Geology textbooks, Mineralogy textbooks, Curriculum, 1828, Frederick Hall (1779-1843), Nathan Lord (1792-1870), Martha (Bush) Cleaveland i.e. Mrs. Parker Cleaveland, William Smyth (1797-1868), Edward Hale (1805-1886)

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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