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Samuel Woodbury letter

Mss 815659.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 815659.1

Description

Three-page letter from Samuel Woodbury in Portsmouth to Roswell Shurtleff in Hanover, informing him that William Claggett and the New Hampshire Gazette have espoused Wheelock's cause. The friend of the Trustees in Portsmuth are at a disadvantage through their distance from the college. The "Sketches" since it is free, reached more people than the answer selling at 25 cents. Writer wished to change his profession.

Dates

  • 1815-12-09

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Overview

In English.

General

John Wheelock (1754-1817), William Claggett (1790-1870), "New Hampshire Gazette," "Portsmouth Oracle," Dartmouth College Case, Israel Warburton Putnam (1786-1868)

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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