Benajah Ticknor papers, 1818-1852.

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Ticknor, Benajah, 1788-1858. Benajah Ticknor papers, 1818-1852.

Benajah Ticknor papers, 1818-1852.

Journals, letterbook, medical notes, and essays of Benajah Ticknor, doctor and surgeon with the U.S. Navy. Of primary importance are the journals which describe journeys made by Ticknor with the Navy to South America, the Far East, and Europe.

1.5 linear ft. (3 boxes)

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