• Creator
  • Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
  • Created Date
  • 1817-10
  • Publisher
  • Deerfield (Mass.)
  • Description
  • A speech by Edward Hitchcock delivered to students at Deerfield Academy in which Hitchcock reflects on parting, friendship, and the students' next stage in life and the challenges that will arise. He thanks the students for their friendship and offers them advice for the future. Additional accompanying notes are also included, as well as a brief note on the "genius of our society.
  • Format
  • Speeches (documents)
    Manuscripts
  • Rights
  • Public Domain: This material has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. While Amherst College Archives & Special Collections claims no rights or authority over this material, we do ask that any publication or use of this material cite the Archives & Special Collections at Amherst College as the source of the images and the repository where the original documents can be found. Contact host institution for more information.