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Nehemiah Cleaveland Papers, 1806-1877, n.d.

Correspondence, 1806-1871, n.d.
0.3 linear feet.

Catalog Number:M33.1


Series Description:
This series contains letters to and from Nehemiah Cleaveland. There is family correspondence, and Bowdoin correspondence dated 1820 while he was Bowdoin College tutor of Latin and Greek. From 1852 many of the letters concern the "Bowdoin Memorial," Cleaveland's history of Bowdoin College. Included are letters to Alpheus Spring Packard, who edited and completed Cleaveland's history of the College. Additional information on Packard is available in the Alpheus Spring Packard Papers.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions: None.

Notebooks and Miscellaneous Print Material, 1809-1877, n.d.
0.45 linear feet.

Catalog Number:M33.2


Series Description:
This series includes Cleaveland's notebooks and other material concerning the "Bowdoin Memorial," which became the Cleaveland-Packard history of Bowdoin College. Notes, articles, poems and other miscellaneous print material are also included in the notebooks, and separately.

Arrangement: Arranged alphabetically.

Restrictions: None.

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