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Guide to the Amos Throop Letter, 1807, Nov. 4, Providence, Rhode Island, to Zachariah Allen, Exeter, New Hampshire

Summary

ALS to his nephew, then a student at Phillips Exeter Academy. Throop praises the academic reputation of the school, relates news of a cotton mill fire and reports on the health of various family members.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10916
Title
Amos Throop letter, Providence, Rhode Island, to Zachariah Allen, Exeter, New Hampshire
Date
1807, Nov. 4
Creator
Throop, Amos, 1738-1814
Extent
1 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS to his nephew, then a student at Phillips Exeter Academy. Throop praises the academic reputation of the school, relates news of a cotton mill fire and reports on the health of various family members.

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How to Cite

Amos Throop Letter, 1807, Nov. 4, Providence, Rhode Island, to Zachariah Allen, Exeter, New Hampshire, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

Pioneer, philanthropist and founder of Throop University, later the California Institute of Technology.


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Provenance

Source unknown

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

Other Notes

General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.