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Zephaniah Swift Moore graduation testimonial in Latin, 1822 August 28

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Title:
Zephaniah Swift Moore graduation testimonial in Latin, 1822 August 28
Description:
Zephaniah Swift Moore testimonial in Latin certifying that, with the consent of the Trustees, the president and professors of the Collegiate Institution judge that E.S.S. (Ebenezer S. Snell) is worthy of the title and degree of Bachelor of Liberal Arts. On the back of the testimonial is a note in English.
Creator:
Moore, Zephaniah Swift, 1770-1823
Date:
August 28, 1822
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Testimonials
Certifications
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 1 Folder 94 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Amherst College Early History Manuscripts and Pamphlets Collection
Subjects:
Diplomas
Knowledge and learning
Collegiate Institution (Amherst, Mass.)
Snell, Ebenezer Strong, 1801-1876
Places:
MassachusettsHampshire (county)Amherst
Extent:
1 item (2 pages)
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Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Amherst (Mass.)
Notes:
In 1822, the Collegiate Institution of Amherst, later known as Amherst College, had not yet received charter from the state of Massachusetts and thus did not have the authority to confer degrees. Therefore, testimonials such as this one were provided for the two graduates.
Language:
Latin
English