Polly Carpenter Jones correspondence 1814-1865 (bulk 1814-1859)
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Horace Mann, Jr., Papers at the Clements Library contain materials related to the eldest son of Horace Mann, a noted botanist who was best known for his work on Hawaiian plants.
Delia Bacon Collection, William L. Clements Library, The University of Michigan. The Delia Bacon Collection contains letters written by Elizabeth Palmer Peabody, the sister of Horace Mann's second wife, Mary Tyler Peabody. Elizabeth is best known for her work in elementary education and the American Transcendentalist movement.
The Book Division of the Clements Library holds a large selection of publications (approx. 40) by or about Horace Mann.
Mann, Mary [Peabody]. Life of Horace Mann. Boston: Walker, Fuller, and Company, 1865.
Mitchell, Martha. Encyclopedia Brunonia: Mann, Horace (http://www.brown.edu/Administration/News_Bureau/Databases/Encyclopedia/search.php?serial=M0070, accessed October 2007)
Ritchie, Susan. Dictionary of Unitarian and Universalist Biography: Horace Mann (http://www25.uua.org/uuhs/duub/articles/horacemann.html, accessed October 2007)