Papers. 1865-1867.


Rockwell, John A. Papers. 1865-1867.

Papers. 1865-1867.

Ca. 250 items of correspondence, incoming. The letters deal with administrative matters of the Lincoln School in Macon, Georgia of which Rockwell was Superintendent. One of the schools started by the American Missionary Association for Freedmen, Lincoln was replaced by Lewis in 1868, later Lewis was replaced by Ballard. Notable correspondents include Martha Ayres (later Mrs. John A. Rockwell), Erastus Milo Cravath, G.S. Eberhart, Samuel Hunt, G.R. Montrose, Lewes McHenry Robinson, George Whipple and W.E. Whiting.

0.4 linear ft. (ca. 250 items). 1 Box.

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Whiting, W. E. (person)