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Dartmouth College. Library. Rauner Special Collections Library


Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Account Books collection

Identifier: MS-1218
Date(s): 1762 to 1957
Scope and Contents The collection includes account books originating from the Upper Connecticut River Valley as well as various New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, and Maine towns. The majority of the books are from the 18th and 19th centuries, but a few extend into the 20th Century. Types of accounts include general stores, agricultural, merchants, post office, physicians, pharmacists, along with individual or family accounts. Some account books are unidentified. Many volumes contain ephemeral items tipped...

Dartmouth Canes Collection

Identifier: 535
Realia 535
Date(s): 1800 to 2015

Collection of wooden canes, primarily those carried and carved by Dartmouth seniors. The practice of carving senior canes began in 1885. In the 1890s, Charles Dudley, Class of 1902, designed the most common Indian Head Cane. Other canes in the collection include presentation canes, society canes, and Daniel Webster's walking stick.

Dartmouth College Affiliates Files Collection May Be Restricted

Identifier: DL-15
Date(s): circa 1920-2006

Affiliates Files. The collection contains files with clippings, photographs, administrative documents, press releases and printed material related to affiliates of Dartmouth College which include staff, faculty and honorary degree recipients.

Dartmouth College, Rauner Special Collections Library records May Be Restricted

Identifier: DL-6
Date(s): 1930 to 1999
Scope and Contents

The Rauner Special Collections Library records include a crawl of the New Hampshire Local Records Education Project website.

Guide to the microfilm edition of the European journals of George and Anna Ticknor

Identifier: MS-146
Date(s): circa 1978

The collection contains a photocopy of the typescript of the "Guide to the microfilm edition of the European journals of George and Anna Ticknor" published by Dartmouth College Library.

Photographic files - Rauner Special Collections Library

Identifier: 1647
Iconography 1647
Date(s): 1870 to 2005
Scope and Contents

Rauner Special Collections Library photographic files contain images collected by the library documenting student life, campus events, buildings and people at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Thespis theatre collection

Identifier: MS-1346
Date(s): circa 1806-2003

Thespis Collection. The collection contains miscellaneous ephemeral materials related to the history of theater and the performing arts. The materials are topically arranged and include printed programs, publicity stills, souvenir booklets, stage designs, and the occasional student paper.

William Watson Theater Collection Playbills

Identifier: MS-1455
Date(s): 1911 to 2008
Scope and Contents

The collection contains souvenir programs and playbills for performances at theaters in the United States and abroad, after 1911, excluding oversized. The domestic playbills have an emphasis on New York and Boston theaters. The collection consists of mostly original playbills with some photocopies among them. They are organized by theater.

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