Harlan Hatcher letter
Collection — Box: SFC4 [F09.090.03.02], Folder: 410
Scope and Contents
The Harlan Hatcher collection consists of a single item—a letter written by Dr. Harlan Hatcher, then from Ohio, dated February 25, 1935; addressed to Martha Colvard, concerning the medicinal qualities of the ginseng root.
- 1935 February 25
- Hatcher, Harlan (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Harlan Henthorne Hatcher was born on September 9, 1898 in Ironton, Ohio. He received a B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. from Ohio State University, where he later worked as a professor of American Literature, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and finally Vice President. In 1951, he became president of the University of Michigan, where he helped drastically increase the budget and double enrollment. In 1968, the Graduate Library at UM was named the Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library in his honor. Hatcher died on February 25, 1998 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
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The Harlan Hatcher letter was written by Dr. Harlan Hatcher, then from Ohio, dated February 25, 1935; addressed to Martha Colvard, concerning the medicinal qualities of the ginseng root.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Acquired from Mrs. Martha Colvard, in May 2009.
Processed by Robert A. McInnes, May 2009
- Harlan Hatcher letter
- Robert A. McInnes
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