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Box 1

 Container

Contains 21 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: id27144
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Papers of Richard H. Patchin of Marlborough, Ulster County, N.Y., who was a teacher, clothing sales clerk, farmer and public lecturer. Largely includes accounts of Patchin’s daily activities and personal reflections.  Correspondence and professional documents also make up a portion of the collection.  The materials document Patchin’s work as a teacher, farmer, clothing sales clerk, and lecturer in and around Marlborough, New York during the mid and late 19th century.  The documents...

Series 1: Personal Writings, 1857-1898, undated

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: id27145
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Papers of Richard H. Patchin of Marlborough, Ulster County, N.Y., who was a teacher, clothing sales clerk, farmer and public lecturer. Largely includes accounts of Patchin’s daily activities and personal reflections.  Correspondence and professional documents also make up a portion of the collection.  The materials document Patchin’s work as a teacher, farmer, clothing sales clerk, and lecturer in and around Marlborough, New York during the mid and late 19th century.  The documents...

Series 2: Correspondence, 1832-1902

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: id27153
Scope and Contents The Correspondence series consists of letters either to or from Patchin. Also included are a few letters to Leah Patchin (Richard Patchin’s mother) from her children.

Series 3: Teaching, 1846-1879

 Series — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: id27160
Scope and Contents The Teaching series consists of documents relating to Patchin’s teaching career in Ulster and Orange counties, New York.

Religion, 1857-1894

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id27146
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Papers of Richard H. Patchin of Marlborough, Ulster County, N.Y., who was a teacher, clothing sales clerk, farmer and public lecturer. Largely includes accounts of Patchin’s daily activities and personal reflections.  Correspondence and professional documents also make up a portion of the collection.  The materials document Patchin’s work as a teacher, farmer, clothing sales clerk, and lecturer in and around Marlborough, New York during the mid and late 19th century.  The documents...

Mental health, 1863-1889, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id27147
Scope and Contents Patchin’s writings about the state of his mental health.

Occupations, 1864-1871

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: id27148
Scope and Contents Patchin’s thoughts about his various professions. A majority of the documents focus on his teaching and farming career.

Marriage, 1864-1875, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: id27149
Scope and Contents Patchin’s writings on his relationships with women, especially finding a suitable wife.

Mother, 1866-1871, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id27150
Scope and Contents Patchin’s reflections on his mother, whom he finds frustrating and irritating.

Acquaintances, 1870-1880

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: id27151
Scope and Contents Patchin’s documentation of friends and acquaintances. These writings often detail the times when people are unkind to Patchin.