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A. H. Hand Papers, 1835, 2009

Title
A. H. Hand Papers, 1835, 2009
ID
Mss. 84s H19
Extent
0.1 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Letters, 16 March and 21 July 1835, of A. H. Hand, Princeton, New Jersey to his cousin Augustus Cornwall, Catskill, New York, giving advice on being a student and discussing the value of an education. Typescripts available.

A paper explaining the relationship of the cousins, a biography of both men, and a genealogy report of the Cornwall Family and descendants of John and Rebecca Hand sent by a descendant in 2009 is also part of the collection.

4 items.

Creators
Hand, A. H.
Subjects
Education, Higher--History--19th century
Education--History--19th century
Education--New York (State)
Princeton (N.J.)--History--19th century
Genres
Correspondence
Typescripts
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
05/1984.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: J. Wilfred Lambert.

Gift

2009 supplement sent by Mary M. Thacher of Stonington, CT.

Preferred Citation
A. H. Hand Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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