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Wright Family papers

MS-59
 Collection
Identifier: MS-59

Description

The papers of the Wright family contain correspondence, diaries, journals, manuscripts, teaching materials, sermons, essays, genealogy, wills and obituaries. Members of the family represented here include Austin Hazen Wright (1811-1865), John Henry Wright (1852-1908), Lucy Myers Wright Mitchell (1845-1888), Mary Tappan Wright (1851-1916) as well as Katherine Elizabeth Wright and Mary Myers Wright Eaton. The papers also include documentation on Assyrian reliefs taken from Nimrud that are now part of the collection of the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College, as well as the teaching papers of John Henry Wright.

Dates

  • 1831-1886; 1912-1928; 1944

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

7.5 linear ft. (5 boxes)

Overview

Wright Family. The collection contains correspondence, diaries, sermons, manuscripts and essays of the family. The papers also include documentation on Assyrian reliefs taken from Nimrud that are now part of the collection of the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA