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

Introduction to the Collection

The Hunt Family papers consists of correspondence, diaries, newspaper clippings, physicians' records, a recipe book, and other items relating to the occupations of Hunt family members. The collection documents Seth Hunt's extensive involvement in abolitionist and other progressive causes as well as his work with the Connecticut River Railroad; Ebenezer Hunt's Northampton medical practice; and Frank Burt's activities as an author and stenographer.

Finding Aids