Guide to the Papers of The Hunt Family, 1754 - 1941Manuscript MS-1173

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Series 1, Seth Hunt, 1838-1886

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Box: 1, Dates: 1754-1941

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Correspondence, 1839-1864
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence, 1867-1886
  • Folder: 3, Legal documents, 1845-1872
  • Folder: 4, Miscellaneous items from personal organizer, including manuscript notes and programs, circa 1838-1886
  • Folder: 5, Newspaper clippings, primarily of articles authored by Seth Hunt, undated
  • Folder: 6, Personal diary with typed transcription of diary from 1845. At back, report on the "Phrenological Character of Seth Hunt, as given by Prof. O. J. Fowler… Oct. 15, 1861." Also, "Extracts from a journal kept by my father, Doct. David Hunt." Plan of house at 115 Bridge Street, Northampton, with a diagram of fruit trees on the property., 1838-1861
  • Folder: 7, Railroad Diary, containing handwritten entries, notices, and clippings regarding the Connecticut River Railroad Company, 1845-1893
  • Folder: 8, Pocket calendar, 1859-1892
  • Folder: 9, Biographical sketches of Ebenezer Hunt and David Hunt, written by Seth Hunt., undated
  • Folder: 10, Last Will and Testament of Oliver Smith, Esquire. In pencil on cover: "Seth Hunt, July 1865." Contains a provision for a fund, the American Colonization Society, to provide for the transportation of persons of color to the colony of Liberia., 1859

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