Frederick T. Farnsworth papers, 1866-01-01-1999


Title: Frederick T. Farnsworth papers
Dates: 1866-01-01-1999
Creator: Farnsworth, Frederick Tudor
Call Number: MS116
Size: 3.00 cubic ft.
    Digital Collection and Archives, Tufts University


This collection contains journals, diaries, letters and drawings from Frederick T. Farnsworth along with family pictures.


Historical or Biographical Note

Frederick T. Farnsworth graduated from Tufts with a bachelor in 1873 and a masters of arts in 1876. He was principal of Sanborn Seminary and taught at the Taunton high-school as well as serving as treasurer of the First Universalist Church in Taunton.

He had two sons, both alumni from Tufts College: Ray D. Farnsworth '09 and Dana T. Farnsworth '06.

Access and Use

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

This collection is processed and open for research.

Use Restrictions

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. Please see the DCA's policy on Copyright and Fair Use for more information.

Collection History

Processing Notes

The collection was processed by MacKenzie Brigham.

Subjects and Genre Terms

Series Description

  1. Journals and diaries, 1866-01-01-1926-12-06

    This series contains journals from Frederick T. Farnsworth.

  2. Notebooks, 1869-08-1870-07

    This series contains notebooks from Frederick T. Farnsworth.

  3. Letters, 1937-1963

    This series contains letters from the Farnsworth family.

  4. Photographs, 1890-1999

    This series contains photographs from the Farnsworth family.

  5. Drawings, 1906

    This series contains drawings from the Farnsworth family.