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Dwight, John Sullivan, 1813-1893



  • Existence: 18130513-18930905

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Correspondence to John Sullivan Dwight regarding Brook Farm

 Collection — Container: MS E.4.1
Call Number: MS E.4.1
Scope and Contents This collection contains 32 letters written to John Sullivan Dwight between 1840-1848 and cover a variety of subjects, including George Ripley’s (1802-1880) resignation from the Purchase Street Church in 1840; Sophia Ripley’s (1803-1861) description of early life on the farm; Albert Brisbane’s (1809-1890) comments on the progress of associationism; the future prospects of the community after the Phalanstery fire; and William Henry Channing’s (1810-1884) thoughts about the future of the reform...
Dates: 1840-1848