Vernon Hood collection on Plainfield, NH, 1852-1971 Rauner Manuscript MS-56

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Box: 1, 1852, 1941, undated

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Gravestones of Plainfield , NH, 1767-1945, undated
  • Folder: 2, Notebook 1: Manuscript on history of Plainfield, including transcripts of letters, listings of residents and "An Alphabetical List of all persons in the Town of Granthem..." (1852), undated
  • Folder: 3, Notebook 2: Manuscript on history of Plainfield, including transcript of letters, photographs and listings of residents, undated
  • Folder: 4, Notebook 3: Manuscript on history of Plainfield, including transcript of letters, photographs and listings of residents, undated
  • Folder: 5, Notebook 3: Manuscript on history of Plainfield, including transcript of letters, photographs and listings of residents, undated
  • Folder: 6, Notebook 4: Manuscript on history of Plainfield, including transcript of letters, photographs and listings of residents, undated
  • Folder: 7, Notebook 5: Manuscript on history of Plainfield, including transcript of letters and listings of residents, undated
  • Folder: 8, Scrapbook 6: Manuscript on history of Plainfield, including transcript of letters, photographs and listings of residents, photocopy, undated
  • Folder: 9, Scrapbook: "Kimball Union Bulletin", circa 1941
  • Folder: 10, Record Book 1: Vital Statistics of Plainfield, undated
  • Folder: 11, Record Book 2: Deaths, births, probate, and census records, undated
  • Folder: 12, Ledger 1: Deaths and unidentified records, undated
  • Folder: 13, Ledger 2: Births, marriages, deaths with town reports, 1887-1953, undated
  • Folder: 14, Journal: Accounts, deeds and land leases, undated
  • Folder: 15, Miscellaneous: including churches, deeds, genealogy and ministers, undated
  • Folder: 16, Miscellaneous: Manuscript including town meeting records,1766-1789, undated
  • Folder: 17, Writing Tablet 1 and 2: Manuscript including Civil War records with list of casualties, Plainfield cemetery records and Selectman's report, undated

Box: 2, 1897-1971

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "Biographical Review: Sullivan and Merrimack Counties, NH", 1897
  • Folder: 2, Genealogy: Austin , 1967-1970
  • Folder: 3, Genealogy: Brocklebank, 1932-1964
  • Folder: 4, Genealogy: Cole, circa 1930-1931
  • Folder: 5, Genealogy: Cutler, 1968-1969
  • Folder: 6, Genealogy: Flanders-Kingsbury, 1958-1967
  • Folder: 7, Genealogy: Fox Minor or Miner, undated
  • Folder: 8, Genealogy: French, circa 1965
  • Folder: 9, Genealogy: Gates-Westgate, 1969
  • Folder: 10, Genealogy: Hadley, circa 1929
  • Folder: 11, Genealogy: Jordan, 1955-1964
  • Folder: 12, Genealogy: Russell, 1957-1958
  • Folder: 13, Genealogy: Smith, circa 1970
  • Folder: 14, Genealogy: Spaulding, 1956-1969
  • Folder: 15, Genealogy: Stickney, undated
  • Folder: 16, Genealogy: Stone, 1966
  • Folder: 17, Genealogy: Stra(w)bridge, circa 1930
  • Folder: 18, Genealogy: Strong, 1970
  • Folder: 19, Genealogy: Ward, 1953
  • Folder: 20, Genealogy: Whitaker, 1931
  • Folder: 21, Genealogy: Miscellaneous families, 1953-1964
  • Folder: 22, Genealogy: Plainfield families A-H, undated
  • Folder: 23, Genealogy: Plainfield families, J-W, undated
  • Folder: 24, Genealogical Chart including Hood family, undated
  • Folder: 25, Correspondence between Vernon Hood and Warren Westgate re. old names and terms used around Plainfield, NH, 1971

Box: 3, 1951-1970

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Maps: New Section of East Plainfield Cemetery drawn by Hood, 1957;The Dartmouth Lake Sunapee Region of New Hampshire, 1965; Base Map prepares by the New Hampshire State Planning and Development Commission, undated; A Plan of the Town of Plainfield, NH, drawn by Hood, 1956; Original layout (plat map) of the part of Grantham annexed to Plainfield, July 12, 1856, traced from the original by William B. Leavett, drawn by Hood, 1956; Several smaller plat map tracings, undated; Topographical map of Plainfield copied from the 1860 Wallinga map of Sullivan County, undated; "Know Your Town," Plainfield, NH, by the Plainfield Conservation Commission adapted from the original by Hood, 1970; Plat map, unidentified, undated; The Town Line between Plainfield and Cornish map, drawn by Hood, 1952; Reproduction of the original charter of Plainfield, 1961; New Cemetery Lot Deeded Town of Plainfield by Norman Wilder, 1951; A Plan of Plainfield Village Water District drawn by Hood, 1965; A Plan of a Road about 1770-1, traced by Hood, 1967; An outline of Meriden Center, undated; Miscellaneous smaller plat maps drawn by Hood, undated; Fragment of orighinal map of Plainfield; Numerical list of Real Estate Ownership, Plainfield, NH, April 1, 1964; Photograph: Warren Westgate, circa 1914

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