Why slow & solemn on yon plain

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Title

Why slow & solemn on yon plain

Subject

Poetry
Bereavement
Religion
Christianity

Description

A fragment of a poem by Edward Hitchcock discussing death, the grief of a widow, and the comfort to be found in religion. The sheet also has calculations and a list of towns written on it in pencil, as well as a list of several items including "shoe blacking."

Creator

Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864

Source

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Publisher

Amherst College Archives & Special Collections

Date

1809-1864

Contributor

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Rights

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Relation

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Format

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Language

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Type

Poems

Identifier

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Coverage

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Files

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Citation

Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864, “Why slow & solemn on yon plain,” Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers, accessed September 21, 2021, https://eohp.omeka.net/items/show/50.