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Matt B. Jones papers

MS-455
 Collection
Identifier: MS-455
The papers of Matt B. Jones contain letters to his parents and a memorandum written by his father, Walter A. Jones. Letters dated March to June 1890 were written prior to his matriculation at Dartmouth College, while he attended St. Johnsbury Academy. Letters written during his time in St. Johnsbury document everyday life at school and activities at the organizations Jones was involved in such as Adelphiu. Letters dated September 1890 to May 1891 and March and June 1894 document Jones’s academic and extracurricular life at Dartmouth. Topics include financial requests to his father; involvement in sports teams; affiliation with a Greek organization, Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity; course works and examinations; friends he made at Dartmouth and occasional visits to St. Johnsbury.

Dates

  • 1890 - 1894

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Matt B. Jones (1871-1940), Dartmouth College Class of 1894. The collection consists of letters to his family, written while he was a student at Dartmouth College and Johnsbury Academy.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA