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William S. Carter papers

MS-633
 Collection
Identifier: MS-633
The papers of William S. Carter contain family and business correspondence, diaries as well as financial documents and notebooks, documenting Carter's professional life as postmaster of Quechee, and his involvement with the A.G. Dewey Woolen Company. His civic involvement in the towns of Quechee and Hartford, Vermont is also documented. Other family member represented in this collection are Mary E. Carter, Louise M. Carter, William Carter and Thomas C. Carter. Of note are the papers related to his work as a Civil War recruiter and sutler.

Dates

  • 1846 - 1910

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

6 linear ft. (4 boxes)

Overview

William S. Carter (circa 1824-1873), woolen manufacturer and postmaster. The collection consists of personal and professional correspondence, diaries as well as financial documents and notebooks chronicling his professional life and civic activities.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA