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Colby, Anthony, 1795-1873



  • Existence: 1795 - 1873


Anthony Colby (November 13, 1792 – July 20, 1873) was an American businessman and politician from New London, New Hampshire. He owned and operated a grist mill and a stage line, and served one term as Governor of New Hampshire.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Anthony Colby letter

Identifier: Mss 854165
Mss 854165
Date(s): 1854-02-15
Scope and Contents

Letter from Anthony Colby in New London, New Hampshire to President Nathan Lord, telling him that he will be unable to attend the Trustees meeting. The vacancy caused by Prof. Haddock's absence should be filled. Includes an additional undated letter from Colby to Lord.

Anthony Colby letter

Identifier: Mss 866330.1
Mss 866330.1
Date(s): 1866-05-30
Scope and Contents

Letter from Anthony Colby in New Haven to Asa Dodge Smith, telling him that in regard to the Agricultural College, the chances are in favor of Dartmouth. Smith may add writer's name to any paper he sends to the legislature.

Daniel Webster letter

Identifier: Mss 846320
Webster Mss 846320
Date(s): 1846-05-20

In English.

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