Brooks’ translation of the Odyssey, book 1, lines 180 to approximately 200, from Greek into English

Sidney Brooks of Harwich attended Phillips Academy in Andover before attending Amherst College from 1837 to 1841. His papers include thirty-five letters, a ledger of his expenses, and writings from his school days. We chose this collection for the bicentennial project because it contains a representative sample of Brooks’ schoolwork from mid-19th century Amherst College.

This collection is scheduled for digitization and description during Year One (2018) of the Bicentennial project.

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