Adino Brackett Jr. papers, 1837-1876 Rauner Manuscript MS-928

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Title:

Adino Brackett Jr. papers

Call Number:

Rauner Manuscript MS-928

Collection Dates:

1837-1876

Size of Collection:

.42 linear ft., 1 box

Abstract:

Adino Nye Brackett (1822-1901), physician. Dartmouth College Class of 1844. The collection contains originals and photocopies of Adino Nye Brackett, Jr.’s personal correspondence. Of note in the collection are the letters from David Haven Mason, Edwin David Sanborn, and Josiah Whitney Barstow. Also of note are letters containing pencil and ink drawings.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

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Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Unrestricted.

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Adino Nye Brackett, Jr. contain originals and photocopies of Brackett's personal correspondence. Of note are letters from Dartmouth Alumni David Haven Mason, Edwin David Sanborn, and Josiah Whitney Barstow. Also of note are letters containing pencil and ink drawings.

Biography

Adino Nye Brackett, was born in 1822 in Lancaster, New Hampshire. He attended Phillips Exeter Academy and Dartmouth College. He graduated from Dartmouth in 1844, and taught school for several years in Hanover County, Virginia. After he returned to Lancaster, he began the study of medicine with Drs. Stickney and Barney. He also attended medical lectures at Woodstock, Vermont and Dartmouth Medical School. After he received his MD, he practiced his profession in Brunswick, Vermont, before returning to Hanover County, Virginia where he continued to practice medicine. Brackett died in 1901.

Related Materials

839121.1

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, 1837-1876

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Papers

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Letters (3) - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1837 September-December
  • Folder: 2, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1838-01-18
  • Folder: 3, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1838-02-16
  • Folder: 4, Letter - David Haven Mason to Brackett, Jr., 1838-03-17
  • Folder: 5, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1838-03-20
  • Folder: 6, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1838-05-27
  • Folder: 7, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to family, 1838-06-20
  • Folder: 8, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents and brothers, 1838-07-21
  • Folder: 9, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents and brothers, 1838-08-15
  • Folder: 10, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents and brothers, 1838-10-15
  • Folder: 11, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents and brothers, 1838-11-20
  • Folder: 12, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1838-12-17
  • Folder: 13, Letter - David Haven Mason to Brackett, Jr., 1839-07-14
  • Folder: 14, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents and brothers, 1840-09-17
  • Folder: 15, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents and brothers, 1840-10-17
  • Folder: 16, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents and brothers, 1840-10-28
  • Folder: 17, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1840-11-05
  • Folder: 18, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-02-06
  • Folder: 19, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to James Brackett, 1841-02-22
  • Folder: 20, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-02-28
  • Folder: 21, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-03-19
  • Folder: 22, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-04-11
  • Folder: 23, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-04-25
  • Folder: 24, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-05-30
  • Folder: 25, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-06-24
  • Folder: 26, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-09-05
  • Folder: 27, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-09-08
  • Folder: 28, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-10-14
  • Folder: 29, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1841-11-09
  • Folder: 30, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1842-03-03
  • Folder: 31, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1842-03-13
  • Folder: 32, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1842-04-19
  • Folder: 33, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1842-06-12
  • Folder: 34, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1842-09-04
  • Folder: 35, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1842-10-20
  • Folder: 36, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1842-11-06
  • Folder: 37, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to James Brackett, 1843-03-19
  • Folder: 38, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1843-04-16
  • Folder: 39, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1843-06-18
  • Folder: 40, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1843-09-26
  • Folder: 41, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1843-10-14
  • Folder: 42, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to James Brackett, 1843-11-13
  • Folder: 43, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1844-04-28
  • Folder: 44, Letter - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1844-07-08
  • Folder: 45, Letters - Brackett, Jr. to parents, 1845-1857
  • Folder: 46, Letter - Edwin David Sanborn to Brackett, Jr., 1849-07-09
  • Folder: 47, Letter - Josiah Whitney Barstow to Brackett, Jr., 1851-08-28
  • Folder: 48, Letters - Brackett, Jr. to family, 1854-1861, 1866-1876
  • Folder: 49, Letters - Brackett, Jr. to James Brackett, 1857-1869

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