Collection: George Marsh papers

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George Marsh papers

MS-410
 Collection
Identifier: MS-410

Description

The papers of George Marsh contain letters written while he was a congressman, some on political matters including letters describing a journey to Turkey and tour of Palestine, letters (chiefly on personal matters) written while he was ambassador to Turkey (1850-1853) and a letter to George Ticknor on etymology. A Lecture on "The justice and Expediency of Laws Regulating Trade" is also included.

Dates

  • 1835 - 1870

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

George P. Marsh (1801-1882), diplomat. Dartmouth College Class of of 1820. The collection contains letters written while he was a congressman, some on political matters including letters describing a journey to Turkey and tour of Palestine, letters written while an ambassador to Turkey (1850-1853) and a letter to George Ticknor on etymology.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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