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Student petition to the Dartmouth Faculty regarding the rescinded admission of Edward Mitchell, 1824

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Student petition to the Dartmouth Faculty regarding the rescinded admission of Edward Mitchell, 1824

Description

Petition of a committee of students including Leonard Worcester, Henry Shedd, Charles Dexter Cleveland and Nathaniel Folsom to the Dartmouth College Faculty in which they ask that Edward Mitchell, a Black applicant to the College, not be refused admission to Dartmouth College because of his color.

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Date Created

1824-09-25

Citation (Chicago)

Leonard Worcester et. al. Memorial of the students respecting E. Mitchell, September 25, 1824. Manuscripts, MS 824525, Rauner Special Collections Library, Hanover, NH.

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