Tuck Family Papers, 1832 - 1938Manuscript MS-442

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Title:

Tuck Family Papers, 1832 - 1938

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-442

Collection Dates:

1832 - 1938

Size of Collection:

27 boxes (19 linear ft.)

Abstract:

The Tuck Family Papers contain correspondence, diaries, photographs, published material of Amos and Edward Tuck as well as the French family. Includes material on bimetalism, Dartmouth College, politics and diplomacy. Correspondents include N.M. Butler, S.B. Dow, Ernest M. Hopkins, A.B. Paine, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Franklin D. Roosevelt, A.D. Smith, and George E. Warren. Also includes numerous Tuck family scrapbooks with correspondence, photographs and printed ephemera of the Tuck and French families. Many of the letters are annotated by Amos Tuck French and discuss topics such as family, business, charitable giving, and the Tuck home Chateau Vert-Mont in Rueil-Malmaison, France.

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Use & Access

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Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The Tuck family papers contains correspondence, diaries and other papers of Amos and Edward Tuck. Includes material on bimetallism, Dartmouth College, politics and diplomacy. Correspondents include N.M. Butler, S.B. Dow, Ernest M. Hopkins, A.B. Paine, J.D. Rockefeller, Jr., Franklin D. Roosevelt, A.D. Smith, and George E. Warren. Also includes numerous Tuck family scrapbooks with correspondence, photographs and printed ephemera of the Tuck and French families. Many of the letters are annotated by Amos Tuck French and discuss topics such as family, business, charitable giving, and the Tuck home Château Vert-Mont in Rueil-Malmaison, France. In addition two family photo albums contain images of Chateau Vert-Mont, transatlantic steamer crossings and family portraits.

Introduction

Amos Tuck (1810-1879), a member of the Dartmouth College Class of 1835, was a lawyer in Exeter, NH, a congressman, 1847-1853, and a founder of the Republican Party in NH. Tuck made his money on railroads and was Trustee of Dartmouth College.

Edward Tuck (1842-1938), Dartmouth College Class of 1862, began his career as US Vice Consul in Paris. He Joined the firm in of J. Munroe and Co. in 1866 and retired in 1881. Tuck soon developed a reputation as an international financier and a philanthropist. While best known as the man who endowed the Amos Tuck School of Business Administration and gave large sums to Dartmouth College, Edward Tuck was a generous benefactor to many institutions in both the United States and France. He founded the Hôpital Stell and Ecole Ménagere at Duel, France.

Series, Box & Folder List

Series 1, Papers, 1831-1938

Contains correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, account books, pamphlets, clippings, personal papers and photographs related to the Tuck Family, including Edward Tuck, Julia Stell Tuck, Abby Tuck Frye and Amos Tuck.

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Box: 1, Dates: 1843-1874

Correspondence: Amos Tuck

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, John Tuck, 1843-1874
  • Folder: 2, Edward Tuck, 1848-1858
  • Folder: 3, Edward Tuck, 1859
  • Folder: 4, Edward Tuck, 1860
  • Folder: 5, Edward Tuck, 1861
  • Folder: 6, Edward Tuck, 1862
  • Folder: 7, Edward Tuck, 1863
  • Folder: 8, Edward Tuck, 1864
  • Folder: 9, Edward Tuck, 1865-1869

Box: 2, Dates: 1832-1883

Amos Tuck: Correspondence and Papers

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Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Letters to Edward Tuck, 1870-1876
  • Folder: 2, Letters to Edward Tuck, 1877-1879
  • Folder: 3, Letters to Abby Tuck Nelson and Family, 1862-1883
  • Folder: 4, Letters to Asa Dodge Smith, 1863-1869
  • Folder: 5, Letters to Ellen Tuck French, 1866-1877
  • Folder: 6, Letters to Catherine Parker Townsend Shepard Tuck, 1871
  • Folder: 7, Letters to Julia Stell Tuck, 1874-1879
  • Folder: 8, Miscellaneous correspondence, 1832-1863
  • Folder: 9, Miscellaneous correspondence, 1863-1872
  • Folder: 10, Diaries, 1865-1874
  • Folder: 11, Manuscript: "Journey to Buffalo", 1838
  • Folder: 12, Manuscript: Biographical Memoranda, 1848
  • Folder: 13, Manuscript: "A Morning's Experience", 1879
  • Folder: 14, Miscellaneous manuscripts, undated

Box: 3, Dates: 1837-1876

Tuck Family: Papers

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Amos Tuck: Mortgages and Deeds, 1864-1868
  • Folder: 2, Amos Tuck: License to practice law, 1862
  • Folder: 3, Amos Tuck: Naval Commissions, 1861-1865
  • Folder: 4, Amos Tuck: Passports, 1865-1874
  • Folder: 5, Amos Tuck: Will, 1866
  • Folder: 6, Amos Tuck: Miscellaneous papers, 1847-1879
  • Folder: 7, Sarah Nudd Tuck: Letter, 1837
  • Folder: 8, Catherine Parker Tuck: Correspondence, 1857-1874
  • Folder: 9, Catherine Parker Tuck: Diary, 1867
  • Folder: 10, Catherine Parker Tuck: Obituary, 1876
  • Folder: 11, Tuck Genealogy, undated

Box: 4, Dates: 1858-1938

Edward Tuck: Correspondence

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Abby Tuck Nelson Family, 1858-1866
  • Folder: 2, Samuel B. Dow, 1859-1862
  • Folder: 3, Samuel B. Dow, 1894-1900
  • Folder: 4, Samuel B. Dow, 1902-1910
  • Folder: 5, Samuel B. Dow, 1911-1914
  • Folder: 6, Samuel B. Dow, 1915-1919
  • Folder: 7, Samuel B. Dow, 1921-1924
  • Folder: 8, Samuel B. Dow, 1925-1929
  • Folder: 9, Samuel B. Dow, undated
  • Folder: 10, Samuel B. Dow: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 11, Ellen Tuck French, 1859-1862
  • Folder: 12, Ellen Tuck French, 1864-1865
  • Folder: 13, Ellen Tuck French, 1870-1884
  • Folder: 14, A. Corbin, 1861-1863
  • Folder: 15, George F. Gile, 1861
  • Folder: 16, W.E. Chandler, 1862-1863
  • Folder: 17, Andrew Ingraham, 1862-1863
  • Folder: 18, J.W. Patterson, 1862
  • Folder: 19, W.H. Peck, 1862-1863
  • Folder: 20, John Tuck, 1862-1886
  • Folder: 21, John S. Warren, 1862-1863
  • Folder: 22, H.S. Cummings, 1863
  • Folder: 23, Frank Merigold, 1863
  • Folder: 24, E.G. Merrick, 1863
  • Folder: 25, John Munroe and Co., 1863-1884
  • Folder: 26, U.S. Department of State, 1864-1866
  • Folder: 27, George Richards, 1867-1909
  • Folder: 28, France, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1869-1912
  • Folder: 29, John L. Hayes, 1879-1880
  • Folder: 30, Joseph Dow, 1880
  • Folder: 31, E.D. Sanborn, 1880-1882
  • Folder: 32, William J. Green, 1881
  • Folder: 33, Mary A. Street, 1883
  • Folder: 34, Nieces and nephews, 1884-1936
  • Folder: 35, Amos Tuck, 1884-1885
  • Folder: 36, John Bigelow, 1900-1911
  • Folder: 37, William Jewett Tucker, 1904
  • Folder: 38, Dartmouth College: Miscellaneous, 1905
  • Folder: 39, George F. Baker, 1907-1930
  • Folder: 40, Letters of Classmates, 1909-1910
  • Folder: 41, France, Prefecture de Seine-et-Oise, 1913
  • Folder: 42, Brooks Fairbairn, 1919-1931
  • Folder: 43, Albert Bigelow Paine, 1925-1933
  • Folder: 44, Ernest Martin Hopkins, 1925-1927
  • Folder: 45, Ernest Martin Hopkins, 1928-1929
  • Folder: 46, Ernest Martin Hopkins, 1932-1938
  • Folder: 47, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. , 1925-1936
  • Folder: 48, J.J.C. Joffre, 1927
  • Folder: 49, Nicholas Murray Butler, 1928-1937
  • Folder: 50, Huntley N. Spaulding, 1928
  • Folder: 51, George E. Warren, 1929-1931
  • Folder: 52, George E. Warren, 1932-1934
  • Folder: 53, George E. Warren, 1935-1938

Box: 5, Dates: 1861-1938

Edward Tuck: Correspondence

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, John Hall Family, 1930-1932
  • Folder: 2, John Hall Family, 1933-1938
  • Folder: 3, Gabriel Hanotaux, 1930-1938
  • Folder: 4, Bimetallism Letters, 1931-1935
  • Folder: 5, Lord Desborough, 1932-1937
  • Folder: 6, Jules Jusserand, 1932
  • Folder: 7, Andre Tardieu, 1932
  • Folder: 8, Harold G. Rugg, 1933
  • Folder: 9, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1935
  • Folder: 10, Charles Corbetta, 1936
  • Folder: 11, Giuseppe Leti, 1936
  • Folder: 12, Beckles Willson, 1936
  • Folder: 13, Miscellaneous, 1861-1865
  • Folder: 14, Miscellaneous, 1871-1909
  • Folder: 15, Miscellaneous, 1913-1929
  • Folder: 16, Miscellaneous, 1930-1938
  • Folder: 17, Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 18, Photographs and correspondence, circa 1929-1932

Box: 6, Dates: 1854-1936

Edward Tuck: Papers

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Report: Philips Exeter Academy, 1854
  • Folder: 2, Dartmouth College: Geometry Problems, 1861-1862
  • Folder: 3, Dartmouth College: Compositions, 1858-1862
  • Folder: 4, Diary, fragment, 1863
  • Folder: 5, Diary, included 3 page essay on :The Draft in France", April 8 - August 15, 1864
  • Folder: 6, Diary, 1865
  • Folder: 7, Diary, March 1 - May 13, 1865
  • Folder: 8, Diaries, 1866-1869
  • Folder: 9, Diaries, 1870-1872
  • Folder: 10, Henry Cernuschi Biography, typescript with preface by Edward Tuck, 1936
  • Folder: 11, Henry Cernuschi Biography, miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 12, Four Days Trip, typescript, 1916
  • Folder: 13, Gifts ad Benefactions: Dartmouth College, 1899-1925
  • Folder: 14, Gifts and Benefactions: Rueil, France, 1910-1927
  • Folder: 15, Gifts and Benefactions: La Turbie, France, 1929
  • Folder: 16, Gifts and Benefactions: Tuck Field, 1930
  • Folder: 17, Gifts and Benefactions: Miscellaneous, undated

Box: 7, Dates: 1863-1938

Edward Tuck: Papers

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Personal Papers, 1864-1914
  • Folder: 2, Business Papers: J. Munroe and Co., 1869-1914
  • Folder: 3, Photo Album, 1901
  • Folder: 4, Passport and Safe Conducts, circa 1916-1938
  • Folder: 5, Extracts from Authors, circa 1927
  • Folder: 6, Will, 1936
  • Folder: 7, Floral Tributes, 1938
  • Folder: 8, Clippings, circa 1892-1932
  • Folder: 9, Postcards, circa 1916
  • Folder: 10, Pamphlets, circa 1885-1935
  • Folder: 11, Miscellaneous, circa 1863-1927

Box: 8, Dates: 1871-1922

Julia Stell Tuck: Correspondence and Papers

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Correspondence, 1871-1918
  • Folder: 2, Diaries, 1876-1879
  • Folder: 3, Travel Essay, 1919
  • Folder: 4, Hôpital Stell, Fondation Tuck, 1922

Box: 9, Dates: 1837-1882

Amos Tuck: Correspondence and Papers

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Account Books: Amos Tuck's Day Book Ledger, with index, 1856-1869
  • Folder: 2, Account Books: Journal: Bell and Tuck, with correspondence, 1846-1856
  • Folder: 3, Account Books: Ledger: Tuck and French, 1861-1862
  • Folder: 4, Account Books: Amos Tuck: Ledger, 1838
  • Folder: 5, Account Books: Tuck and French's Journal - F.O. French's Journal, 1861-1865
  • Folder: 6, Business: Correspondence, 1844-1868
  • Folder: 7, Business: Notes, 1847-1869
  • Folder: 8, Catalogue: Catalogue of Valuable Law Books to the Sold by Auction, on Friday, June 10th, 1870 in the Library Salesroom of Leonard and Co., Boston, 1870
  • Folder: 9, Act of the General Assembly of the State of Missouri entitled "An Act to Authorize the Issue of County Bonds to Facilitate the Reclamation of Swamp Lands," with copy of the Court Order, 1869-1870
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence book with copies of business and family letters, 1857-1858
  • Folder: 11, Court Order in favor of James Bell of Exeter, in the matter of Bell vs. John Scammon and August W. Bickford, 1843
  • Folder: 12, David Nudd: Account Book: Day Book, circa 1825-1851
  • Folder: 13, David Nudd: Bill of Sale from Samuel Bragdon to David Nudd for 1/100th part of the good schooner "Franklin", 1838
  • Folder: 14, David Nudd: Miscellaneous, 1845-1852
  • Folder: 15, David Nudd: Notes, undated
  • Folder: 16, David Nudd: Receipts, 1838-1857
  • Folder: 17, French language exercises, undated
  • Folder: 18, Letter from Mary Delavan Nelson Morgan to one of her sisters, 1882
  • Folder: 19, Letter to Abby Tuck Frye from Edward Tuck, 1878
  • Folder: 20, Letter to Abby Tucl Frye from Ellen Tuck French, 1878
  • Folder: 21, Letter to Abby Tuck Frye from L.W. deHorrack, 1878
  • Folder: 22, Letter to Abby Tuck Frye from Mary N. Perley, 1879
  • Folder: 23, Letter to Edward Tuck from Abby Tuck Nelson, 1860
  • Folder: 24, Letter to Laura Nelson from Amos Tuck, 1871
  • Folder: 25, Letters: Miscellaneous, 1908
  • Folder: 26, Letters to Abby Tuck Frye from Amos Tuck, 1877
  • Folder: 27, Letters to Abby Tuck Frye from Amos Tuck, 1878
  • Folder: 28, Letters to Abby Tuck Frye from Amos Tuck, 1879
  • Folder: 29, Letters to Abby Tuck Frye from Elizabeth C. Light, 1878
  • Folder: 30, Letters to Abby Tuck Frye from Mary Delavan Nelson Morgan, 1882
  • Folder: 31, Letters to Ellen Tuck French from Amos Tuck, 1877
  • Folder: 32, Letters to Laura and Mary Delavan Nelson from Amos Tuck, 1878
  • Folder: 33, Magazine: "Nameless Magazine," edited by Amos Tuck, undated
  • Folder: 34, Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 35, Photographs: Amos Tuck, undated
  • Folder: 36, Photographs: Mrs. William R. Nelson (Abby Tuck) and her children Laura, Ellen and Mary Delavan Nelson, undated
  • Folder: 37, Photographs: Unidentified women, undated
  • Folder: 38, Program: "Order of Exercises at Commencement, Dartmouth College", July 29, 1852
  • Folder: 39, Receipts, 1840-1862
  • Folder: 40, Record Book: Cases at Law, 1837-1838

Box: 10, Dates: 1915-1938

Edward Tuck: Correspondence and Papers

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Clippings, 1928-1938
  • Folder: 2, Letter to the editor of the "New York World" from Edward Tuck, 1900, photocopy, undated
  • Folder: 3, Letter to Julia Firth from H.W. L. Burke, 1938
  • Folder: 4, Letter to Julia Tuck from Jean W. Sutherland, 1915
  • Folder: 5, Letters about the death of Edward Tuck, 1938
  • Folder: 6, Letters to Edward and Julia Tuck from French soldiers, some photocopies, 1915
  • Folder: 7, Letters to Julia Firth from Edward Tuck, 1916-1929
  • Folder: 8, Letters to Julia Firth from Julia Tuck, 1914-1928
  • Folder: 9, Letters to Julia Firth and Dorothy Hall from Martha French, 1928
  • Folder: 10, Letters, unidentified about World War I, circa 1915-1919
  • Folder: 11, List of persons and organizations who sent flowers to Edward Tuck's funeral and the kind of flowers sent and the kind of flowers sent, 1938
  • Folder: 12, Magazine: "Dartmouth Alumni Magazine", 1928-1932
  • Folder: 13, Magazine: "Legion D' Honneur," published by the American Society of the French Legion of Honor, July 1934
  • Folder: 14, Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 15, Pamphlets: "Honest Inflation," by Edward Tuck, reprinted from "Scribner's Magazine," presented in the Senate of the United States by Mr. Wheeler, 1934
  • Folder: 16, Pamphlets: "The Hospital Stell and the Ecole Menagere Ruil (S-et-Q), Fondations Tuck, 1926
  • Folder: 17, Pamphlets: "Inauguration De La Restauration Partielle Du Trophee Des Alpes," Publie Par L' Insitute de Fouilles, with program, 1934
  • Folder: 18, Pamphlets: "Le Trophee D; Auguste A La Turbie," by Phillipe Casimir, Marseille: A Tacussel, Editeur, 1932
  • Folder: 19, Pamphlets: "Reception a l' Hotel de Ville de M. Edward Tuck, Citoyen de Paris," Conseil Municipal de Paris, 1932
  • Folder: 20, Pamphlets: "The Unwritten History of the New Hampshire Historical Society Building," by Charles Robert Corning, 1920
  • Folder: 21, Photographs: Edward Tuck and other dignitaries at the Inauguration of the Restoration of La Trophee des Alpes, by L. Gilleta & Cie, Nice, undated
  • Folder: 22, Photographs: La Trophee des Alpes, in various stages of rebuilding by L. Giletta & Cie. Nice, undated
  • Folder: 23, Photographs: Mr. and Mrs. Edward Tuck, alone and with friends, circa 1919
  • Folder: 24, Photographs: "Pantheon de la Guerre," pat Pierre Carriere-Belleuse et Auguste Francois Gorguet, 1918
  • Folder: 25, Photographs: Vert-Mont, interior and grounds, undated
  • Folder: 26, Poem: "A Birthday Number," author unidentified, typescript, carbon, undated
  • Folder: 27, Poem: "Sur la Societe Des Nations," by Henry Damotte, carbon, 1919
  • Folder: 28, Postcards: The Ceremony of Decoration, Rue Josephine, Annex of Hospital Stell, October 1915
  • Folder: 29, Postcards: Dogs at Vert-Mont, undated
  • Folder: 30, Postcards: Edward Tuck's medals, plaques, certificates of honors, undated
  • Folder: 31, Postcards: Julia Stell Tuck at Ver-Mont, undated
  • Folder: 32, Postcards: Malmaison, undated
  • Folder: 33, Postcards: Paris scene, Versailles, etc., undated
  • Folder: 34, Postcards: Unidentified military display, 1919
  • Folder: 35, Postcards: Vert-Mont, the grounds, undated
  • Folder: 36, Postcards: Vert-Mont, the house, undated
  • Folder: 37, Postcards: Vert-Mont, in wartime, 1916
  • Folder: 38, Postcards: World War I bomb damage in France, circa 1919

Box: 11, Dates: 1831-1851

Amos Tuck: Account Books

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  • Folder: 1, Hampton, August 2, 1838 - Exeter, June 1849, with schedules of property, 1850-1851, 1838-1851
  • Folder: 2, Samuel S. Cleaver's Book, November 1831, first 40 pages accounts of S. Cleaver, second 40 pages of Amos Tuck's French language exercises, 1831-1844

Series 2, Scrapbooks, 1866-1938

Contains letter books with family correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings and ephemera related to various extended Tuck family members, including Amos Tuck French, Ellen Tuck French, Pauline LeRoy French, Elsie French Vanderbilt, Martha Beeckman French and Elizabeth French Eaton. Many of the books are heavily annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 12, Dates: 1914-1915

Amos Tuck French: Letter Books Book I. Letters to Ellen Tuck French from Amos Tuck French and Martha Beeckman French; letters to Ellen Tuck French from other relatives; letters from Amos Tuck French to Elizabeth French Eaton, Lady Cheylesmore; clippings of notable events in the lives of family members and friends, as well as world events; photographs of family members, homes and vacation spots; postcard views. Personal and social history. Annotated by Amos Tuck French. 1914-1915 Book II. Letter to Ellen Tuck French from Amos Tuck French; many empty envelopes, clippings pertaining to world events, family and friends; photographs of family members, homes, automobiles, vacations; postcard views showing the American West at the turn of the century; ephemera. Annotated by Amos Tuck French and Ellen Tuck French. 1915

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Box: 13, Dates: 1901-1903

Ellen Tuck French: Letter Book Letters to Amos Tuck French and Pauline LeRoy French from Ellen Tuck French; clippings of world events of the day; a few family photographs. Social and business history, including the marriage of Elsie French to Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt. Annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 14, Dates: 1904-1905

Letters to Amos Tuck French and Pauline LeRoy French; one letter from Edward Tuck and one from Elizabeth French Eaton to Amos Tuck French; reminiscences, social and business history. Annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 15, Dates: 1906-1908

Letters to Amos Tuck French from Ellen Tuck French; photograph of Ellen Tuck French and grandson William Vanderbilt; social and business history, including the break-up of the marriage of Elsie French Vanderbilt and Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, and the financial panic of 1907. Annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 16, Dates: 1908-1910

Letters to Amos Tuck French from Ellen Tuck French; two letters to Amos Tuck French from Elsie French Vanderbilt; a few clippings pertaining to notable events; social and business history. Annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 17, Dates: 1911-1914

Letters to Amos Tuck French from Ellen Tuck French, Elsie French Vanderbilt and Elizabeth French Eaton; family photographs, including Francis Ormond French in back of book; social and business history. Annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 18, Dates: 1914-1915

Letters to Amos Tuck French, Elsie French Vanderbilt and Martha Beeckman French from Ellen Tuck French; letters and telegrams to Amos Tuck French from Elizabeth French Eaton; clippings on the war, also of family interest; family photographs; programs from funeral services for Ellen Tuck French; poem written by Francis Ormond French; social and business history, including the effects of the war on Americans abroad. Annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 19, Dates: 1866-1871

Edward Tuck: Letter Book Letter to Francis Ormond French and Ellen Tuck French; one letter from Mrs. Amos Tuck concerning the burglary of the Tuck family home in Exeter, NH; personal, social and business history. Annotated by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 20, Dates: 1890-1901

Letters to Ellen Tuck French and Francis Ormond French (until the latter's death) from Edward and Julia Tuck; clipping about Tuck's $100, 000 gift to Dartmouth College; photographs of family members and of Vert-Mont, Tuck's home in France; ephemera; social and business history. Dates written in Ellen Tuck French's hand.

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Box: 21, Dates: 1902-1904

Letters to Ellen Tuck French from Edward and Julia Tuck; letters to other relatives; clippings pertaining to family interests; photographs of family members, Vert-Mont, Hôpital Stell; postcard views; 2 pamphlets listing Edward Tuck's collection of Sevres porcelain; ephemera; social and business history. Slight annotation by Ellen Tuck French.

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Box: 22, Dates: 1902-1906

Letters to Ellen Tuck French from Edward and Julia Tuck; letters to Elizabeth French Eaton; clippings on financial matters, Dartmouth College, and Exeter, NH affairs; photographs of family members, homes, dogs, Hôpital Stell; social and business history.

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Box: 23, Dates: 1906-1908

Letters to Ellen Tuck French from Edward and Julia Tuck; letters to Elizabeth French Eaton; clippings on Tuck's generosity to New Hampshire towns; photographs of family, dogs, homes; postcard views; programs of New Hampshire events; ephemera; social and business history. Slight annotation by Ellen Tuck French.

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Box: 24, Dates: 1909-1938

Book I Letters to Ellen Tuck French from Edward and Julia Tuck; letters to other relatives; clippings on the death of Rev. George Brinley Morgan, and on Tuck's generosity to NH institutions; photographs of family members and places; many postcard views of family homes, vacation spots, charitable institutions; pamphlets listing Tuck's collection of Dresden porcelain; social and business history. 1909-1911 Book II Letters to Ellen Tuck French from Edward and Julia Tuck; letters to other relatives; clippings on Napoleon Bonaparte, friends and family members, Edward Tuck's philanthropy; letters from various dignitaries declining an invitation to attend a dinner given in honor of Edward Tuck by the New Hampshire Historical Society; dinner program; photographs of family members, homes, dogs; postcard views; social and business history. 1911-1912 Book III Letters from Edward Tuck to Amos Tuck French and Martha Beeckman French; letters from Amos Tuck French and Martha Beeckman French to Edward Tuck; letters of sympathy to Amos Tuck French on the death of Edward Tuck; clippings on the death of Edward Tuck and on his philanthropies and honors; death certificate; family photographs; photographs of buildings built or restored through Tuck's generosity; poem written by Amos Tuck French. Annotated by Amos Tuck French. 1937-1938

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Box: 25, Dates: undated

Edward Tuck: Personal Bible Edward Tuck's copy of The Holy Bible; Oxford, Printed at the University Press, London, undated; markers still in places where Tuck left them. Note on fly leaf by Amos Tuck French.

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Box: 26

Contains loose material found in the letter books has been foldered and labeled with the box number, name of letter writer, and where appropriate, the number of the letter book (Box I, Book II, Amos Tuck French), where the item was found.

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Series 3, Photographs, 1890-1930

Contains two photograph albums of the Tuck Family.

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Box: 27, Dates: circa 1890-1930

Two photographic albums of the Tuck family: 1. Pictures chronicle European trip abroad, including steamer travel, Chateau Vert-Mont and the Stell Hospital and Ecole Menagere at Rueil, France. 2. Portrait book of Tuck, MacInnes and Robertson Families. One Tuck Foundation informational pamphlet on the Stell Hospital and Ecole Ménagére.

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