Guide to the Collection of Burton Elliott, 1701 - 1847Manuscript MS-1023

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Title:

Guide to the Collection of Burton Elliott, 1701 - 1847

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1023

Collection Dates:

1701 - 1847

Size of Collection:

2 boxes (.5 Linear feet)

Abstract:

The Burton Elliott collection (Dartmouth class of 1948) contains vellum and paper legal documents from the 18th and 19th centuries.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Publication & Use

These materials may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.).

Introduction to the Collection

The Burton Elliott collection contains six 18th and 19th century vellum and paper legal documents. These documents include leases dated 1701, 1785, and 1833; conveyances, one of which is a draft, dated 1831 and 1839, and a marriage settlement dated 1847. All documents except the draft conveyance have intact royal stamps and red wax seals.

Biography

Burton (Bud) Elliott, Dartmouth class of 1948.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: 1831

Access Restrictions

No Restrictions

Use Restrictions

No Restrictions

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Sir Peter Pole and his trustees to Duke of Wellington and his trustees: Copy draft; Conveyance of Wolverton Estate. Ink on Paper. Bound. , 1831

Box: 2, Dates: 1701-1847

Access Restrictions

No Restrictions

Use Restrictions

No Restrictions

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Lease. Ink on Vellum., 1701
  • Folder: 2, Lease. Ink on Vellum. , 1785
  • Folder: 3, Lease. Ink on Vellum. , 1833
  • Folder: 4, Conveyance of lands and titles. Robert Taylor, Esq. and others to John Sullivan, Esq. Ink on Vellum., 1839
  • Folder: 5, Settlement made between Richard George Coke, Esq. with Miss Bond. Ink on Vellum., 1847

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