Rodman was from Frankfurt, Kentucky. He was a student at washington College from 1866 to 1870. He became a physician and practiced medicint in Dallas, Texas. Rodman was the younger brother of Admiral Hugh Rodman.
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Scope and Contents This collection contains four copies of letters written by Rodman while he was a student at Washington College and a transcription of each. They cover various aspects of campus life. All of the letters are addressed to his father. In the letter dated February 7, 1868, John writes about his finances, grades, and skating. In the second letter, February 3, 1868, John writes about receiving the highest score on an exam and about the temptation to neglect his studies for music and social...
Dates: Inclusive 1866-1868