Richard Emerson Lane diaries; MS-565, 1837 - 1840Manuscript MS-565

Introduction to the Collection

This collection contains the diaries of Richard Emerson Lane from 1837 to 1840, including time spent at Dartmouth College. Lane wrote sporadically throughout this period on a wide variety of topics, including prayers, descriptions of the scenery and poems. Most of the text concerns his spiritual life and details his resolutions for pious behavior.

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