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Drake Family correspondence
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).
- 1852 - 1909
- Drake family (Family)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.
.75 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Language of Materials
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.
Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA