Letter, 1910 Sept. 15, to Francis G. Peabody.


Tucker, William Jewett, 1839-1926. Letter, 1910 Sept. 15, to Francis G. Peabody.

Letter, 1910 Sept. 15, to Francis G. Peabody.

A handwritten letter, in which Tucker compliments Peabody, a professor at Harvard, on his career, and comments on his own presidency at Dartmouth.

2 sheets ; 18 x 29 cm. folded to 18 x 14 cm.

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Tucker, William Jewett, 1839-1926

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William Jewett Tucker was the ninth president of Dartmouth College; he served in that capacity from 1893 to 1909. He was born in Griswold, Conn. in 1839. He was graduated from Dartmouth College in 1861 and from Andover Theological Seminary in 1866. In 1875 he received his DD. He was a trustee of Dartmouth College from 1878 to 1909. He died in Hanover, N.H. in 1926. From the description of Papers, 1893-1909. (New Hampshire Newsp Project). WorldCat record id: 122590411 Ministe...

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The celebration of the 150th anniversary of the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in the Dartmouth College Case was held on April 9, 1969, in the Court of Claims, Washington, D.C.; the celebration also commemorated the career of Daniel Webster, the advocate who defended the case before the Supreme Court. During the ceremony Justice Earl Warren, Senator Thomas J. MacIntyre, and Dartmouth College President John Sloan Dickey spoke before an audience of legislators, jurists, historians, and alumni....

Peabody, Francis Greenwood, 1847-1936

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