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Hanover (N.H.) Historical Society records

MS-1207
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1207
The records of the Hanover Historical Society contain both the administrative records and the historic collections of the Society. Meeting minutes, by-laws, donor information, photographs of Society holdings and audio recordings of Society programs comprise the bulk of the administrative record. The collections include diaries, letters, photographs, journals and ledgers, broadsides and maps documenting the history of the town of Hanover and its residents.

Dates

  • 1772 - 2008

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

49 linear ft. (38 boxes)

Overview

The Hanover Historical Society was founded in 1961 as an organization to collect, preserve and make available materials relating to the history of Hanover, and to bring together people interested in local history. The records consist of Society's administrative documents and its historic collections of manuscripts and photographs relating to the Hanover community.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Hanover Historical Society ; Gift;

Notes for Cataloger

Hanover (N.H.) -- History sources Hanover (N.H.0 -- Anniversaries Hanover (N.H.) -- Pictorial Works Spencer Family Hanover Women’s Fortnightly Club

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA