Letter

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1772

GUSN

GUSN-26096

Description

Letter from Peter Gilman to Rev. Eleazer Wheelock, founder of Dartmouth College in answer to appeal to help with College Mill. Gilman recommends Capt Clark "abt." and his "expearanced" son, whose wages may be higher than Wheelock expects but will be cheaper in end. Wages: 4 shillings/ day and pays 4 days travel, although they may "give in" on several days travel if paid without trouble.

Details

Descriptive Terms

letters (correspondence)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Letter

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

People and Organizations

Rev. Eleazer Wheelock

Maker

Gilman, Peter (Maker)

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1979.59

Places

New Hampshire (United States)