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Alpheus Spring Packard Papers, 1819-1886, n.d.

Correspondence, 1819-1886 Catalog Number: M142.1


An item level chronological and alphabetical listing of correspondence (PDF file) is available here.

                Box      1         
                 Folder       1    1819 - 1839
                              2    1840 - 1851
                              3    1852 Jan - Jul
                              4    1852 Aug - Dec
                              5    1853 - 1857
                              6    1858 - 1868
                              7    1869 - 1872
                              8    1873
                              9    1874
                             10    1875
                             11    1876
                             12    1877 - 1878
                             13    1879
                             14    1880 Dec 4 - 1881 Feb 14, re:subscription  
                                    for portrait of ASP
                             15    1880 - 1886
      Folio     Volume   1         1882: Letterbook--"To Alpheus Spring       
                                    Packard from The Maine Historical         
                                   Society, December 23, 1882" (containing   
                                   correspondence concerning invitations     
                                   to ALP's 84th birthday party)

                               

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Lectures & Addresses, 1824-1884

Catalog Number: M142.2


                Box      1         
                                   Addresses:
                 Folder      16      Ancient Languages
                             17      Athenean and Peucinian Societies, 1864   
                                     Jun
                             18      Bowdoin Alumni Address, 1840 Jul
                             19      Bowdoin Baccalaureate, 1872
                             20      Bowdoin Baccalaureate, 1878
                             21      Inaugural, 1824
                             22      Martha Washington Society, 1845
                             23      Missionary Discourse, 1836 Feb
                             24      Phi Beta Kappa
                             25      Pleasant Street School (Mr. Bartlett's   
                                     school), 1843 Mar
                             26      Popular Education, 1846
                             27      Reverend Jonathan Fisher
                             28      Sabbath School and Brunswick Lyceum
                             29      Temperance
                             30      Temperance, 1833 Feb
                             31      Temperance, 1838
                             32      Temperance, c.1870
                             33      Y.M.C.A., North Yarmouth, 1869 Jan 5
                             34      Y.M.C.A., Portland, 1884 Jan
                                   Lectures:
                             35      Antiquities of our Western States
                             36      Architecture
                             37      Classical Eloquence and Education
                             38      Classical Learning, 1839 Nov
                             39      Collegiate Course of Study
                             40      Comparative Philology, 1858 Feb
                             41      Evangeline
                             42      Greek Drama, 1859
                             43      Greek History and Literature
                             44      Greek Language
                             45      Greek Literature
                             46      Greek Literature: Homer
                             47      Historical Topics
                             48      Intellectual Habits, 1872 Sep
                             49      Mutiny in the East Indies, The, 1857
                             50      Oratory
                             51      Pastoral Poetry
                             52      Puritans
                             53      Religion
                             54      Roman History
                             55      Roman Literature
                             56      Transcendental School: Its Style, 1844
  

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Sermons, 1837-1881

Catalog Number: M142.3


                Box      1         
                 Folder      57    1837
                             58    1838
                             59    1840
                             60    1841
                             61    1842
                             62    1843
                             63    1844
                             64    1845
                             65    1846
                             66    1847
                             67    1848
                             68    1849
                             69    1850
                             70    1851
                             71    1853
                             72    1854
                             73    1855
                             74    1856
                             75    1857
                             76    1858
                             77    1859
                             78    1860
                             79    1862
                Box      2         
                 Folder       1    1863
                              2    1864
                              3    1865
                              4    1866
                              5    1867
                              6    1868
                              7    1869
                              8    1870
                              9    1871
                             10    1872
                             11    1873
                             12    1876
                             13    1877
                             14    1879
                             15    1880
                             16    1881
  

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Writings & Notes, 1819-1881, n.d.

Catalog Number: M142.4


                Box      2         
                 Folder      17    Account of Mrs. A.S. Packard
                             18    Bowdoin Alumni: notes
                             19    Bowdoin College: "Reminiscences," 1881
                             20    Bowdoin College: sketch for Encyclopedia   
                                    Britannica
                             21    Bowdoin family: notes
                             22    Brunswick Temperance Society: 2nd Annual
                                     Report
                             23    Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence: sketch for
                                     "History of Bowdoin College"
                             24    Commencement part as Masters Candidate,
                                     1819 Sep 1
                             25    Cumberland County Temperance Society: 6th
                                     Annual Report
                             26    English Grammar: notes
                             27    Gentlemen's Club, Brunswick ME: docket
                             28    History class notes: historical reading
                Volume   3         "Introductory to the Study of Paley's      
                                    Evidences," 1872
                Volume   1         "Loci Communes," 1821 Mar 6
                Volume   2         Notebook, ca. 1829
                 Folder   29-32    Notes: unsorted fragments
                             33    Obituary of George Eliashib Adams, DD,     
                                    1849 - 1875
                             34    Obituary of John O'Brien, Class of 1806,   
                                    d.1865
                             35    Obituary of Samuel Newman
                             36    Poems: "American Hero;" "Sarah's           
                                    Complaint"
                             37    Reminiscences of Dr. Hemenway, by Miss     
                                    Gates
  

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Miscellaneous Materials

Catalog Number: M142.5


                Box      2         
                 Folder      38    Album
                             39    Bowdoin College Semi-Centennial register 
                             40    Clippings:various topics [clipped by A.S.  
                                    Packard]
                             41    Journal
                             42    Longfellow Memorial Association:           
                                    membership certificate, c.1816
                             43    Longfellow Statue Association:             
                                    certificate, 1883
      Folio      Volume  1         Packard, A.S.: daguerrotype portrait
                             44    Packard, Hezekiah: home in Wiscasset,      
                                    c.1845
                             45    Packard, Hezekiah: sermons
                             46    Packard, Hezekiah or Asa: sermons
                             47    Sketches and tributes to A.S. Packard
                             48    Tappen, William B.: hymn, 1823
  

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