Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Tarrant mss., 1869-1903, consist of letters and papers of Henry Tarrant, 1846-1903, Episcopal clergyman.

The papers in this collection include letters of recommendation of Tarrant from the dioceses of Connecticut, New York, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in which he served, and his certificates of ordination as deacon and priest. Included are letters from Timothy Dwight, Samuel Harris, Henry Codman Potter, Cortlandt Whitehead, and John Williams. The teachers license of Avis Booth, issued at Hartford, Connecticut, June 30, 1873, is also in the collection.

Some of the mss. in this collection are in a folio folder.

Collection size: 35 items

For more information about this collection and any related materials contact the Public Services Department, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. Call (812) 855-2452 or send an email using our Ask a Question form.