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Gilman Frost papers

DH-15
 Collection
Identifier: DH-15

Description

The collection consists of correspondence, notes, charts, census data, and clippings compiled by Dr. Gilman Frost while conducting genealogical research on Hanover, Lyme, and Orford, New Hampshire families. Index cards arranged by family surname, containing birth, death, and marriage data, along with narrative information and notes to sources, relating to Hanover families are also included.This data was gathered primarily between 1920-1942, covering events dating back to the 1700. Cards were typed from the handwritten cards as part of a circa 1935 WPA project. Frost's handwritten notes on index cards for these towns can also be found here.

Dates

  • 1926 - 1942

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

6.5 linear ft. (19 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Related Materials

Dr. Frost's papers relating to his medical and teaching career exist as Series 5 of the Frost Family papers, MS-1034

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA