John M. Shirley papers
The collection contains a diary in two volumes kept by John M. Shirley during the time he was a reporter of the New Hampshire Supreme Court and the writing of his book "Dartmouth College Causes and the Supreme Court of the United States." A manuscript of an account of a journey to California and the Pacific Northwest taken by Shirley in 1871, is also included.
- 1866 - 1881
- Shirley, John Mayor, 1831-1887 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.
.50 linear ft. (1 box)
Language of Materials
John Major Shirley (1831-1887), lawyer. Dartmouth College Honorary Degree 1865. The collection contains a diary in two volumes as well as a manuscript account of a journey to California and the Pacific Northwest taken by Shirley in 1871.
Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA