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Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Mary A. Crocker letter to Louis Holborn, Jan 20, 18--

 File — Box 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: C-Misc 7
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter, signed, expressing author's regrets for not attending a social event (because she was snowbound). Sent from Crocker in Cambridge to Holborn in Boston.

Dates: Jan 20, 18--

Miscellaneous manuscripts collection

 Collection
Identifier: C-Misc
Scope and Contents

The Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection at Middlebury College Library contains single, unbound manuscripts and small groups of manuscripts acquired for the Library's Special Collections. The material include chiefly individual and small groups of letters, as well as diaries and journals, records and account books, and sermons and speeches. Many items in this collection were primarily collected and/or purchased because they were thought to be relevant to curriculum.

Dates: 1772 - 1981

Miss Alden letter to Miss Foulke, circa 1800-1819

 File — Box 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: C-Misc 5
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter, signed, from Muncy, Pennsylvania to Philadelphia. Author describes that she includes a 'slip of silk' and reports that a mutual friend has typhoid fever.

Dates: circa 1800-1819

P.H. Curtis letter to Hannah Harvey, December 21, 1829

 File — Box 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: C-Misc 20
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter, signed. Sent from Concord, N.H., to Sutton Village, N.H. A social letter with a humous self-invitation to visit the recipient.

Dates: December 21, 1829

Pliny Fisk journals, letters, and other materials

 Collection
Identifier: C-116
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of four journals and letters from Fisk to fellow missionaries, describing his journey to the Middle East, encouraging them to join him, and telling them what to expect and how to prepare, and what languages to study. The two Pliny Fisk journals dated 1821-1823 and 1823-1824, plus journal excerpts from 1820-1821, represent Fisk's experiences as a pioneering American missionary in the Middle East. The two diaries dated 1814-1816 and 1816-1820 provide an...
Dates: 1819-1825

Pliny Fisk to Rev. D.O. Morton, Shoreham, Vt., April 23, 1823

 File — Box 1: Series I; Series II, Folder: 31
Identifier: II

Pliny Fisk to Rev. D.O. Morton, Shoreham, Vt., Oct.12, 1823

 File — Box 1: Series I; Series II, Folder: 32
Identifier: II

Pliny Fisk to unknown recipient, [no date]

 Item — Folder 33: Series II
Identifier: II
Scope and Contents

No return address for P. Fisk. Includes excerpts from Levi Parson's letters.

Dates: 1817-1823

Pushkin Institute photo album, 1982-1983

 Item
Identifier: F5
Scope and Contents

This photo album, compiled by Frank Sciacca, Hamilton College, as director of Middlebury's school in Russia at the Pushkin Institute, depicts the student body, student life, and travel at the Middlebury College School in the Soviet Union.

Dates: 1982-1983

Rachel Foster letter to Timothy Foster, Dec. 30, 1799

 File — Box 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: C-Misc 4
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter, signed, written as a poem from Rachel Foster to her cousin Timothy Foster. Begins with the lines "I send a coat made neat and trim/It fits you nicely, Cousin Tim . . ."

Dates: Dec. 30, 1799

Reunion Scrapbook of Middlebury College Class of 1945, 1941-1995

 Item — Box 1, Volume: 1, 2
Identifier: A9
Scope and Contents

This scrapbook comrpises memorabilia pertaining to reunion events for the class of 1945, primaily from the 50th class reunion in 1995. It was compiled by Mary Elizabeth Wisotzkey C. 1945. The scrapbook includes a directory, event programs, postcards, letters, and invitations. The scrapbook also includes the text of a presidential address by John M. McCardell, Jr. and a full coppy of Middlebury Magazine from Spring 1995.

Dates: 1941-1995

Reunion scrapbooks of Middlebury College Class of 1911, 1941

 Item
Identifier: A9
Scope and Contents

This Scrapbook, titled Photographs, contains pictures and some letters/notes of various members of the 1911 class on the occasion of their 30th reunion.

Dates: 1941

Reunion scrapbooks of Middlebury College Class of 1911, 1941

 Item — Box 5
Identifier: A9
Scope and Contents

This scrapbook, titled Letters, contains letters written by different members of the class of 1911 on the occasion of their 30th reunion.

Dates: 1941

Reunion scrapbooks of Middlebury College Class of 1930, 1930 - 1990

 Item — Box 6, 7, 8, Folder: 1, 2
Identifier: A9
Scope and Contents

Unbound reunion Scrapbook with questionnaires, photographs, newspaper clippings (marriage/engagement announcements, obituaries, other notable events), letters and postcards/holiday cards of alumni from the class of 1930. Appears to have been made for the occasion of the 50th reunion.

Dates: 1930 - 1990

Reunion scrapbooks of Middlebury College Class of 1935 women, 1950 - 1980

 Item — Box 9
Identifier: Scrapbooks
Scope and Contents

This unbound scrapbook contains a collection photographs, letters and questionnares of alumni from the women of the class of 1935, maintained through approximately 1980. It also contains a collection of songs by Dr. Walter E. Boehm.

Dates: 1950 - 1980

Rufus Anderson to Rev. Justin Parsons, Boston, Mass., June 1822

 File — Box 1: Series I; Series II, Folder: 30
Identifier: II

T. Painter letter to Hannah Painter, Feb. 24, 1802

 File — Box 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: C-Misc 9
Scope and Contents

1 autograph letter, signed. Sent from St. Croix (Virgin Islands?) to author's wife in New Haven, Conn. Includes a poem describing his feelings for her (8 stanzas of rhyming couplets)

Dates: Feb. 24, 1802

Thomas R. Hazard letter to Mrs. Rowland Hazard, July 19, 1819

 File — Box 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: C-Misc 12
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter, signed. Written from Cincinnati, Ohio, to his mother in Kingston, Rhode Island. Describes in detail Hazard's trip through Pennsylvania and Ohio, his impressions of the countryside, its inhabitants, and industry.

Dates: July 19, 1819

William Frothingham letter to John P. Little, May 26, 1804

 File — Box 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: C-Misc 10
Scope and Contents

Autograph letter, signed, written from Lynn, Mass., to his friend in Gorham, Maine. Describes the author's previous five months as a possible minister to the oommunity and his plan to accept the offer of the post. Discusses his anguish at having been spurned in love.

Dates: May 26, 1804