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William Hayes Ward letter to Emily Hitchcock Terry, 1910 September 27

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Title:
William Hayes Ward letter to Emily Hitchcock Terry, 1910 September 27
Description:
A letter to Emily Hitchcock Terry in which William Hayes Ward writes about Emily's father, Edward Hitchcock. Ward notes how much he enjoyed talks that Hitchcock gave in his parlor on Sundays when he was president of Amherst College, and Ward was a student at Amherst. Ward also notes that a Mary Dickinson has had surgery, and about how busy he is managing Hamilton Holt's department at the newspaper, "The Independent" while Holt is away. The letter is written on the stationary of the newspaper.
Creator:
Ward, William Hayes, 1835-1916
Recipient:
Terry, Emily Hitchcock, 1838-1921
Contributor:
Amherst College. Class of 1856. Ward
Date:
September 27, 1910
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 26A Folder 41 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Correspondence
Terry, Emily Hitchcock, 1838-1921
Ward, William Hayes, 1835-1916
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Extent:
1 item (2 pages)
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Place of origin:
New York (N.Y.)
Language:
English