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Richard Emerson Lane diaries

MS-565
 Collection
Identifier: MS-565

Description

This collection contains the diaries of Richard Emerson Lane from 1837 to 1840, including time spent at Dartmouth College. Lane wrote sporadically throughout this period on a wide variety of topics, including prayers, descriptions of the scenery and poems. Most of the text concerns his spiritual life and details his resolutions for pious behavior.

Dates

  • 1837 - 1840

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

Richard E. Lane (1813-1842), teacher. Dartmouth College Class of 1841. This collection contains diaries for the years 1837-1840. Some of the entries were written while Lane was a student at Dartmouth College.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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