Correspondence: Moses Curtis (Williamstown) to Milton Holley (Dover)

Title

Correspondence: Moses Curtis (Williamstown) to Milton Holley (Dover)

Subject

Williams College; Williamstown; Dover

Description

Milton had been ill that winter and Curtis comforts him. Curtis is confused and agitated about what course he will pursue after college and his letter contains frenzied philosophizing on the nature of man. He is anxious to join the professional world, whereas Milton laments being unable to pursue his intellectual interests.

Creator

John Milton Holley (1777-1836)

Source

John Milton Holley Papers (1793-1799), Williams College Archives and Special Collections

Date

Apr 15 1798

Format

text/tiff

Language

eng

Identifier

MC33_029

Original Format

correspondence
approximately 8.5 inches by 11 inches

Files

Citation

John Milton Holley (1777-1836), “Correspondence: Moses Curtis (Williamstown) to Milton Holley (Dover),” Williams College Archives: Digital Collections, accessed October 18, 2017, http://williamscollegearchives.omeka.net/items/show/188.

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