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Butterfield Family papers

MS-1244
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1244

Description

The papers of the Butterfield family consists of letters between family members, six of which attended Dartmouth College between the years 1828 to 1966. The letters detail family life, farming and their time at Dartmouth College, Kimball Union Academy and Hartford Theological Seminary. This collection also includes correspondence regarding Ernest W. Butterfield's work as the Dartmouth class of 1897 secretary and manuscript material of his published and unpublished writings about education reform and missionary work.In addition the collection includes correspondence, photographs, deeds and family histories collected and authored by Claude A. Butterfield.

Dates

  • 1842 - 1987

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

6.5 linear ft. (5 boxes)

Overview

The correspondence of the Butterfield family consists of letters between family members, six of which attended Dartmouth College between the years 1828 to 1966. It also includes manuscript material of Ernest W. Butterfield.

Custodial History

Estate of Richard David Butterfield to Joan Butterfield Whitcomb.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift2013

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
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