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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1838.3

Letters sent to Caroline Augusta Kennard concerning Dorothea Lynde Dix

Overview

Letters to Caroline Kennard concerning Dorothea Lynde Dix, American educator, social reformer, and humanitarian.

Dates

  • 1876-1888

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)
Letters concerning Dorothea Lynde Dix, American educator, social reformer, and humanitarian sent to Caroline Augusta Kennard. Includes letters from: Jane Alexander, A.L. Barnett, James Freeman Clarke, John Murray Forbes, Robert Bennet Forbes, Horatio Appleton Lamb, Mary S. Langley, William Henry Lyon, Andrew Preston Peabody, Samuel Edmund Sewall, and Edward Stearns.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

81M-50. Gift of Dr. John H. Kennard, 55 Liberty Hill Road, Bedford, N.H. 03102; received: 1981 October.
Title
Kennard, Caroline Augusta, recipient. Letters sent to Caroline Augusta Kennard concerning Dorothea Lynde Dix, 1876-1888: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00092

Repository Details

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