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Drake Family correspondence

MS-664
 Collection
Identifier: MS-664
The collection contains the correspondence of the Drake family concerning daily life and activities. Of particular importance are the letters of "Colonel" James Drake and his wife Betsy to their son Frank while the latter was a student at Dartmouth College. In addition, letters of Georgianna Drake Carpenter (1836-1932) to her daughter Georgia (1859-1889) while the latter was a student in Paris, France can also be found in this collection. Other correspondents include Nathaniel Seavey Drake (1851-1936).

Dates

  • 1852 - 1909

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.75 linear ft. (2 boxes)

Overview

Drake Family. The collection contains correspondence of family members concerning daily life and activities including letters of Colonel James Drake and his wife Betsy to their son Frank while the latter was a student at Dartmouth College.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA