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Rufus Choate papers

MS-406
 Collection
Identifier: MS-406
The papers of Rufus Choate contain correspondence, student copy books, lecture and speeches on political and cultural topics, notes on his classical studies as well as notes and briefs on legal cases, account books and his 1850 travel diary. The papers document his life and career as a lawyer.

Dates

  • 1811 - 1859

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

1.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Rufus Choate (1799-1859), lawyer. Dartmouth College Class of 1819. The collection consists of correspondence, student copybooks, manuscripts of lectures and speeches, notes on classical studies as well as notes and briefs for legal cases, account books and a travel diary.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA