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Charles Thompson papers

MS-872
 Collection
Identifier: MS-872
The papers of Charles H. Thompson include correspondence, autographs, clippings and ephemera. His correspondence covers primarily the time period of his association with the National Progressive Party and included letter from Theodore Roosevelt as well as governors of states, members of Congress, chairmen of Congressional committees and cabinet members. Letters to Ruth Noyes Thompson, his wife, and to Leila Elizabeth Thompson, their daughter are also included. In addition the collection contains the signature book of Ruth Thompson, letters collected by her for their signatures as well as cut signatures and newspaper clippings. Of note is a letter from Rudyard Kipling.

Dates

  • 1893 - 1923

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Charles Howard Thompson (1870-1933), business man and politician. The collection contains political correspondence relating to his work with the National Progressive Party as well as material related to his wife Ruth Noyes Thompson and his daughter Leila Elizabeth Thompson.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA