Thomas Kennicut Beecher Papers,1844-1898.

Collection Number: 96

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Thomas Kennicut Beecher papers, 1844-1898.
Collection Number:
96
Creator:
Beecher, Thomas Kennicut,
Quantity:
6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, manuscripts, and printed materials.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Sermons, correspondence, notes, reviews, an article, certificate of chaplaincy and other mataterial belonging to F. Kennicutt Beecher and his family..
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Preacher in Elmira, New York, and New York National Guard chaplain.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Sermons, notes, reviews, an article about Jabberwocks,F. Kennicutt Beecher's phrenological chart, letter from "Sam'l L. Clemens" [not an original], certificate of chaplaincy; also, letters from Lyman Beecher containing advice and news on family matters, and from H. W. Beecher and M. A. Rockwood.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Beecher, Thomas Kennicut,
Beecher family
Beecher family.
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887.
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887
Beecher, Lyman
Beecher, Lyman.
Rockwood, M. A.
Rockwood, M. A.
New York (State). National Guard.
New York (State). National Guard

Subjects:
Phrenology.
Families -- New Hampshire.
Preaching -- New York (State) -- Elmira.
Families
Phrenology
Preaching

Places:
Elmira (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs.
New Hampshire
New York (State) -- Elmira

Form and Genre Terms:
Account books.
Sermons.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Thomas Kennicut Beecher papers, #96. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

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