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H. Frances Parmelee papers

MS-1343
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1343

Description

The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, a notebook, index cards with quotations, poetry, notes on religion, booklets, recipes, home remedies, news clippings, ephemera, and reports on cures for tuberculosis. The papers document Parmelee’s lifelong missionary work in Japan, her interest in the work of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union and in the political maneuverings within the Mission. Of note is correspondence from Rikizo Nakajima, a Japanese philosopher and scholar. Also includes letters from Sidney L. Gulick, author, educator, missionary and Dartmouth College class of 1883.

Dates

  • 1867 - 1927

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.8 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Overview

H. Frances Parmelee, Congregational missionary in Japan. Born May 13, 1852. Documents her lifelong missionary work, interest in the work of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union and in the political maneuverings within the Mission. Died circa 1933.

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Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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