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Alexis Caswell papers, 1824-1877

Author: Alexis Caswell
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Consists primarily of correspondence and also includes a commonplace book (1824-1826), lists of library books and classroom instruments, and invitations. The bulk of the material relates to Caswell's work as a faculty member and President of Brown University. Subjects documented in the collection include faculty positions; classroom equipment, especially scientific instruments; the curriculum for physics, natural  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Commonplace book
Named Person: Solomon Lincoln; Alexis Caswell
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Alexis Caswell
OCLC Number: 86167730
Description: 277 items (.4 linear ft.)

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Consists primarily of correspondence and also includes a commonplace book (1824-1826), lists of library books and classroom instruments, and invitations. The bulk of the material relates to Caswell's work as a faculty member and President of Brown University. Subjects documented in the collection include faculty positions; classroom equipment, especially scientific instruments; the curriculum for physics, natural history, astronomy, and mathematics; and candidates for honorary degrees. Many of the letters are written to Solomon Lincoln.

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