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Henry Fish letter

Mss 810900.6
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 810900.6

Description

A formal apology signed by five Dartmouth College medical students: Henry Fish, William Tully, John R. Martin, Daniel Lyman, and Ira Bascom. Writing for the class, the students apologized for removing corpses from graves for dissection. The letter indicates that the students brought public criticism upon both Dartmouth College and Nathan Smith, professor of medicine.

Dates

  • 1810

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.

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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