Guide to the Papers of John Harris, 1811 - 1830Manuscript MS-923

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Title:

Guide to the Papers of John Harris, 1811 - 1830

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-923

Collection Dates:

1811 - 1830

Size of Collection:

1 box (.25 linear ft.)

Abstract:

Correspondence with Dartmouth College alumni and other personal acquaintances regarding Harris' roles as lawyer, farmer, educator, and trustee of Dartmouth University.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

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Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Publication & Use

These materials may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.).

Introduction to the Collection

Contains correspondence with Dartmouth College alumni and other personal acquaintances regarding Harris' roles as lawyer, farmer, educator, and trustee of Dartmouth University.

Biography

John Harris (1784-1864), Trustee of Dartmouth College.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: 1811-1830

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Correspondence with Allen, William (DC Hon. 1812) Dartmouth University President & Trustee 1817-1819, 1818 February-April
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence with Carter, Abiel Dartmouth College Class of 1813, 1812 April-June
  • Folder: 3, Letter from Dean, James Letter from Etkins, Jeremiah, 1818, November 12 and 1818 March 22
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence with Long, Stephen Harriman Dartmouth College Class of 1809, 1811 April-September
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence with Plumer, William, Govenor of New Hampshire, 1816 September to 1817 November
  • Folder: 6, Letter from Smith, William, 1830 July 5
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence with Woodward, William Henry DC Class of 1792, Dartmouth College Treasurer 1805-1816, Dartmouth University Treasurer 1816-1818, 1815 November to 1818 January

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