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Heman Humphrey letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1848 January 14

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Title:
Heman Humphrey letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1848 January 14
Description:
A letter in which Heman Humphrey apologizes to Hitchcock for his delay in preparing the tribute to the memory of Professor Fiske that was requested by the faculty and Trustees of Amherst College. It has been inferred that Professor Fiske is Nathan Welby Fiske, former professor of moral philosophy and metaphysics at Amherst College.
Creator:
Humphrey, Heman, 1779-1861
Recipient:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Date:
January 14, 1848
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 3 Folder 23 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Correspondence
Death and burial
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Humphrey, Heman, 1779-1861
Fiske, N. W. (Nathan Welby), 1798-1847
Extent:
1 item (4 pages)
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Place of origin:
Pittsfield (Mass.)
Language:
English