Frank N. Parsons papers, 1870 - 1892Manuscript MS-1289

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Frank N. Parsons contain account books and a diary he kept while a student at Dartmouth College. The diary recounts Parson's sophomore year and describes his extracurricular activities, which included spending time with his classmates playing games like billiards. He also describes his finances and his scholarships and records the amount of money received from his family and others. Bound and indexed legal correspondence from his private law practice and notes regarding the Pinkerton Academy Case of 1891 are also included.

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