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Moses Davis letter

Webster Mss 804560
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 804560

Description

Three-page letter from Moses Davis in Hanover to Daniel Webster in Boston, telling him that he plans to enlarge the "Dartmouth Gazette." Asks Webster to secure engravings or woodcuts to be used as headings for the different departments. Esq. Gilbert or Esq. Woodward will advance money and bring them to Hanover. There has been a six-inch fall of snow in Hanover. Writer wishes Webster to contribute articles to the "Gazette."

Dates

  • 1804-10-10

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Overview

In English.

General

Mrs. Nancy (Fuller) Davis (1777-1841) i.e. Mrs. Moses Davis, Ezekiel Webster (1780-1829), Samuel Harris (1783-1810) (possibly this is the artist meant), "The Literary Tablet," Benjamin Joseph Gilbert (1764-1849), Hanover, NH

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA