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Dan Hyde Memoradum Book, 1837
1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
Collection number: MS 035

Abstract:
Little is known about Dan Hyde other than he appears to have been a resident of Ontario County, New York, during the period of the Second Great Awakening, probably in either the town of Farmington or Manchester.

This small paper-bound booklet includes some miscellaneous accounts along with three poems, "The Genesee song," "Remember Lot's wife," and "Encouragement to pray."

Terms of Access and Use:

The collection is open for research.

Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries

Biographical Note

Little is known about Dan Hyde other than he appears to have been a resident of Ontario County, New York, during the period of the Second Great Awakening, probably in either the town of Farmington or Manchester.

Scope and contents of the collection

This small paper-bound booklet includes some miscellaneous accounts along with poetry. Although the author is uncertain, the book may have been kept by Dan Hyde, who may have resided in either Farmington or Manchester, Ontario County, N.Y. It remains unclear whether the poetry is original or copied, but the titles include "The Genesee song," "Remember Lot's wife," and "Encouragement to pray."


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Dan Hyde Memoradum Book (MS 035). Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.

History of the Collection

Provenance unkown.

Processing Information

Processed by I. Eliot Wentworth, Aug. 2013.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Special Collections and University Archives
W.E.B. Du Bois Library
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA 01003-9275

Phone: (413) 545-2780
Fax: (413) 577-1399
Link to SCUA
Language
English


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Subjects
  • Ontario County (N.Y.)--History
  • Religious poetry

Genre terms
  • Poetry.


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