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Hunt Family Papers
The Hunt Family papers consists of correspondence, diaries, newspaper clippings, physicians’ records, a recipe book, and other items relating to the occupations of Hunt family members. The collection documents Seth Hunt’s extensive involvement in abolitionist and other progressive causes as well as his work with the Connecticut River Railroad; Ebenezer Hunt’s Northampton medical practice; and Frank Burt’s activities as an author and stenographer.
- 1754 - 1941
- Hunt Family (Family)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.
3.75 linear ft. (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
Papers of the Hunt family contain journals, clippings, and correspondence documenting the American anti-slavery movement, the Connecticut River Railroad Company, an 18th century medical practice, and a printing business located on the summit of Mt. Washington.
UP-129 Notes: Richard Thorner
Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA