Letter from John Holbrook to Alden Partridge, 20 June 1828.

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Description

Discusses his and Partridge's shared views of a practical education; the people like pedestrian tours and scientific excursions; will use Partridge's rules and regulations in forming those of his proposed academy there; would like Partridge to present lectures there; would like Partridge to suggest someone to come there to train musicians on fife and drum.

Creator

Holbrook, John

Subject

Partridge, Alden, 1785-1854
Holbrook, John
Middletown (Conn.)
Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)
Military education
Education - Philosophy
Drum
Drummers (Musicians)
Fife
Schools - District of Columbia

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