Wesley Hunt papers, 1865-1980 Rauner Manuscript MS-778

Collection Overview

Title:

Wesley Hunt papers

Call Number:

Rauner Manuscript MS-778

Collection Dates:

1865-1980

Size of Collection:

1 linear ft., 2 boxes

Abstract:

Wesley Abel Hunt (1850-1939), railroad station agent and postmaster. The collection contains diaries spanning much of Hunt's life, including detailed descriptions of life in Charlestown, NH. Topics include farming, working on the railroad, church and school life. The collection also includes typescript transcriptions of the diaries and the book "Roots and Branches of the Hunt-Fifield-Bailey Family and the Time in which They Lived, 1630-1980," by Emma A. Hunt, Erling Messer Hunt and Virginia Hunt Moulton.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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