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Sicard, Roch Ambroise, 1742-1822



  • Existence: September 20, 1742-May 10, 1822

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Laurent Clerc papers

Call Number: MS 140
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence relating to the founding of the American School for the Deaf and Dumb in Hartford, Connecticut in 1817 by Laurent Clerc at the invitation of Thomas H. Gallaudet. Included also is a diary in English kept by Clerc during his voyage to the United States from France (1816) together with transcriptions of newspaper accounts of his first address in the United States, newspaper clippings, legal and financial documents, student papers, and memorabilia. There are a...
Dates: 1811-1896