Twichell, Joseph Hopkins, 1838-1918
- Existence: 1838 - 1918
Joseph Hopkins Twichell (1838-1918), writer and Congregational minister from Hartford, Connecticut.
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Sermons, speeches, diaries, and commonplace books of Amos Sheffield Chesebrough and four letters from Joseph Hopkins Twichell. The diaries were kept during a trip to Europe in 1857 in which Cheesebrough visited London, Heidelberg and other German cities. The sermons, which make up the major portion of the papers, span the period when he was pastor in churches in Chester, Glastonbury, Vernon and Durham, Connecticut.
Autograph letter, signed, discussing missionaries in Turkey and the Yale-Princeton football game.
Three autograph manuscript letters, signed, discussing visits, lecture schedules, and personal matters. Includes typescript transcriptions.
The papers consist of correspondence, photographs (mostly unidentified), a scrapbook, and a family record book compiled by David Cushman Twichell. The papers document Twichell's career; interests; marriage; and family, particularly his father Joseph Hopkins Twichell. The papers include a small photograph album documenting the architecture and Cordero family of Isleta, New Mexico, where Twichell may have had a home.