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Wells Family papers

MS-21
 Collection
Identifier: MS-21
The papers of the Wells family contain personal correspondence, business papers and the commencement dialogues of Nathaniel Wells and Luther Jewett which were delivered at Dartmouth in 1795. Letters of Moses H. Wells describing student life at Dartmouth College, a copybook of Elizabeth Jane Wells Humphrey with references to religious life in Wells, Maine and at Dartmouth College are also included. Material also includes references to Lyman Beecher and J.G. Birney speaking at Dartmouth, the latter giving an anti-slavery address.

Dates

  • 1812 - 1839

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Wells Family. The collection contains personal correspondence, business papers and the commencement dialogues of Nathaniel Wells and Luther Jewett which were delivered at Dartmouth in 1795. Letters of Moses H. Wells describing student life at Dartmouth College, a copybook of Elizabeth Jane Wells Humphrey with references to religious life in Wells, Maine and at Dartmouth College are also included. Material also includes references to Lyman Beecher and J.G. Birney speaking at Dartmouth, the latter giving an anti-slavery address.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA