Guide to the Papers of James Brackett, 1800 - 1805Manuscript MS-1158

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of James Brackett consist of family correspondence with his brother Joseph Warren Brackett, his mother Mary Weeks Nye Bracket, and his sister Martha Brackett as well as his and Joseph's Dartmouth College "oration" and poem pamphlets. A narrative written by James W. Wheaton, Dartmouth College Class of 1953, entitled "Letters to a Dartmouth Son" is also included.

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