Letters of recommendation
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Beckwith, J.G. to Sutherland, Josiah
Beckwith, J.G. to Sutherland, Josiah (2015-69-0) A hand written letter by Beckwith to Southerland. Although having acquired other references from prominent sources he is now requesting a character reference to get his son into West Point.
Ephraim Carter family papers
Various documents of Ephraim Carter (1746-1823) & his son Ezra (1773-1811); William C. Carter and Horace E. Carter, sons of Ezra.
Henry Horn letter
A letter from Henry Horn in Washington, D.C. to Levi Woodbury, Secretary of the Navy recommending Doctor Baribino of Philadelphia as a valuable officer in the medical department of the navy.
Leman Church letter of recommendation
A letter to the Litchfield County Superior Court from Litchfield, Conn. dated August 20, 1818 from David Sherman Boardman, Asa Bacon, Jr. and Jabez W. Huntington, committee appointed by the Court, in which they recommend that Leman Church of Canaan be admitted to practice as an attorney & counselor of the Court. Church attended the Litchfield Law School in 1815.
Richard Mathews letter of recommendation
Richard Mathews in Litchfield gives character references for Mr. Major Dowell, James Ramsay, Andrew Steel, and Andrew Fulton, who are inhabitants of Augusta County, Virginia where Mathews resides.
William Buell Sprague papers
Ezra Stiles letter [copy]
A handwritten copy of a letter from Ezra Stiles, President of Yale University, recommending that Miss Lucinda Foot, age 12 and proficient in Greek and Latin, be admitted as a pupil in the freshman class of Yale University.