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Ralph Haskins papers

MS-84
 Collection
Identifier: MS-84
The papers of Ralph Haskins and the Haskins family contain correspondence, deeds, briefs, bills, receipts, accounts, petitions relating to the Haskins' legal battles between 1800 and 1875. Includes a letter by H. W. Longfellow to his father, Stephen, written on behalf of D. G. Haskins, a document signed by Ralph Walso Emerson and supplementary material regarding D. G. Haskins, Jr. Papers of other family members including the papers of C. S. Daveis are also included. Of note are the letters to Daniel Webster.

Dates

  • 1800 - 1875

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

8 boxes

Overview

Ralph Haskins (1779-1852), merchant. Contains papers, including correspondence, bills, deeds and papers relating to his legal battles, 1800-1875 includes papers of other members of his family a letter by H. W. Longfellow to his father, Stephen, written on behalf of D. G. Haskins includes a document signed by R. W. Emerson supplementary material regarding D. G. Haskins, Jr. Includes the papers of C. S. Daveis.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA