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Josiah W. Bartstow correspondence

MS-483
 Collection
Identifier: MS-483
The collection contain letters to Josiah W. Barstow for use in Dartmouth class notes for the class of 1846. Correspondents include George Thorndike Angell (1823-1909), John Merchant Sturtevant (1825-1882), Edward Jenner Warren (1826-1876) and Edward Hazen Parker (1823-1896). Subjects covered include the Know Nothing party in Massachusetts, the status of the Nashville Blind School occupants during the Civil War, and Boston's School for the Blind, later known as Perkins Institute.

Dates

  • 1851 - 1863

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Josiah W. Barstow (1826-1922), physician. Dartmouth College Class of 1846. The collection contains letters to Barstow for use in Dartmouth class notes, from such notables as G. T. Angell, J. M. Sturtevant, E. J. Warren, and E. H. Parker referencing the Know Nothing party in Massachusetts, the Nashville Blind School and Boston's School for the Blind, later known as Perkins Institute.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA