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Teyte, Maggie, recipient. 4 letters; 1914., 1914. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Lowell 19-19.4, MS Lowell 19.1, (1274)
Scope and Contents: Correspondence is with American and English poets as well as other literary figures. The collection includes letters to Amy Lowell from approximately 1400 different correspondents, copies of her outgoing letters (chiefly after 1913), some correspondence between others, and letters of condolence received by Lowell's companion, Ada Russell, and members of Lowell's family upon her death. Finally, there is a small amount of printed ephemera from organizations in which Lowell was involved.

Thacher, James, 1754-1844, 16 A.L.s. to John Wakefield Francis, 1812 August 17-1826 September 27, 1812 August 17-1826 September 27 Digital

File — Box: 1, Folder: 1Identifier: B MS c1
Scope and Contents: Correspondence offering to include in Thacher's dispensatory Francis' writings on typhus and yellow fever, as well as writings on the properties of Eupatorium by a Dr. Anderson. Thacher also asks Francis' advice regarding the dose and effects of corrosive sublimate (mercury) in treating syphilis. He further requests information on spotted fever and typhoid pneumonia for inclusion in one of his medical books, and biographical sketches of physicians, to be published in his ...

Thacher, James, 1754-1844, 16 A.L.s. to John Wakefield Francis, 1827 September 1-1827 December 11, 1827 September 1-1827 December 11 Digital

File — Box: 1, Folder: 2Identifier: B MS c1
Scope and Contents: Correspondence regarding inclusion of information from Francis about several physicians, such as Benjamin Rush (1746-1814), in American Medical Biography, Thacher's plans to visit New York City, and the details from his visit he shared with his family upon his return to Plymouth. He also inquires about the student body of Rutgers Medical College

Thacher, James, 1754-1844, 16 A.L.s. to John Wakefield Francis, 1828 January 25-1835 March 25, 1828 January 25-1835 March 25 Digital

File — Box: 1, Folder: 3Identifier: B MS c1
Scope and Contents: Correspondence about publishing Francis' extract on the life of Benjamin Rush in American Medical Biography, errors in the publication, the portraits he is including in the book of Dr. Rush and others, and the timing of its printing. He also discusses treatment of his daughter Betsey Hodge, who was afflicted with tumors, and for whom Francis had prescribed iodine. Thacher writes that she has not improved, and he is considering a surgical approach used by Dr. David...

Thacher, James, 1754-1844, 22 A.L. to Fear (Thacher) Goodwin, 1781 December 30-1786 July 4, 1781 December 30-1786 July 4 Digital

File — Box: 1, Folder: 4Identifier: B MS c1
Scope and Contents: Correspondence about the relocation of his sister's family from Plymouth, news about family and friends, financial matters, his relationship with his future wife, Susannah Hayward, and the birth of his daughter, Betsey.