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Choate Family papers

MS-411
 Collection
Identifier: MS-411
The papers of the Choate family contain correspondence, business papers, maps of property, including of Crosses Island, poetry, and exercise books of various members of the Choate family. The bulk of the collection comprises correspondence of Washington Choate, and correspondence, commissions, and business papers of David Choate. The will of Capt. Francis Burnham as well as typescripts of public address on the Choate family, written 1952, entitled "Gleanings from an old attic" are also included. Other correspondents include Aaron Foster, Asa Mead, and Reuben Dimond Mussey.

Dates

  • 1708 - 1952

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Choate Family. The collection contains correspondence, business papers and maps of property, including Crosses Island as well as poetry, exercise books of various members of the Choate family, correspondence of Washington Choate, and correspondence, commissions, and business papers of David Choate. The will of Captain Francis Burnham and public addresses are also included.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA