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Dartmouth College Trustees letter

Mss 783251
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 783251

Description

Three page letter from Dartmouth College Trustees of Hanover, N.H. to Aaron Storrs a copy of the original document giving Storrs sole right to maintain a ferry across the Connecticut River at Hanover, and giving the terms of the agreement. On the same sheet is a quit claim by Aaron Storrs transferring ferry rights to Joseph Lewis, acceptance of the terms by Lewis, and consent to the transfer given by Jonathan Freeman as agent for the Trustees. All are dated February 24, 1794.

Dates

  • 1783-04-01

Creator

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Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

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Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Overview

In English.

General

Certification that the documents are true copies of the orignals is dated December 30, 1795.

General

Dartmouth College Trustees, Aaron Storrs 1741-1810, Ebenezer Brewster 1740-1814, Connecticut River. Ferries, Jonathan Freeman 1745-1808, Benjamin Joseph Gilbert 1764-1849. George Grout 1774-1807, Joseph Lewis 1747-1833, John Sargent of Norwich d1826, David Storrs 1777-1804, Eleazar Wheelock 1756-1811, Bezaleel Woodward 1745-1804, Mrs. Mary (Wheelock) Woodward 1748-1807 i.e. Mrs. Bezaleel Woodward.

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
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Hanover NH 03755 USA