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David Peabody journals and autobiography

MS-1292
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1292
The journals of David Peabody contain an "Autobiographical Memento of David Peabody" in manuscript form, as well as a typescript transcription of it, chronicling Peabody's life through his time at Dartmouth College. A journal in two volumes covering his life after graduation is also included. In the journals which begin in 1831 and end just before his death in 1839, Peabody reflects on his life, his teaching and his preaching.

Dates

  • 1827 - 1859

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

David Peabody (1805-1839), minister. Dartmouth College Class of 1828. The collection contains an autobiography and journals.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA