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Aaron Wright correspondence

Identifier: MS-961

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The correspondence of Aaron Wright consists of 18 dated and undated letters primarily from William Wright to his father Aaron Wright, and other family members including his mother Helena Wright, and his sister Julia Wright. The letters discuss his work for the West Point Foundry in West Point, New York, and for Samuel Partridge in Cold Springs, New York. He also discusses his declining health. Letters from Samuel Partridge to Aaron Wright informing Wright of William's death and offering to make arrangements for settling William's affairs and the return and disposal of his personal effects, are also included.


  • 1821 - 1826


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These materials may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.).


.25 linear ft. (1 box)

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Additional Description


Aaron Wright, Hanover tailor and postmaster. Consist of correspondence between William Wright and members of his family regarding his work. Letters from his employer Samuel Parridge are also included.

Part of the Rauner Library Archives and Manuscripts Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA

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