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William Smith letters

MS-544
 Collection
Identifier: MS-544

Description

The collection contains letters by William Smith to Isabel Proctor, whom he married in 1845. Includes letters he wrote to her while he was travelling in Europe; some letters are addressed to both Isabel and his daughter Rhoda. Also includes Isabel's letter to Smith, in which she accepts his proposal of marriage.

Dates

  • 1845 - 1867

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

William Smith (1800-1891), manufacturer and banker. The collection contains his letters to Isabel Proctor, whom he married in 1845.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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