Guide to the Papers of Jean Hennessey, 1962 - 2002Manuscript MS-1089

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Guide to the Papers of Jean Hennessey, 1962 - 2002

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1089

Collection Dates:

1962 - 2002

Size of Collection:

114 boxes (171 linear ft.)


Jean Hennessey (1927-2004), was an environmental and political activist in Hanover, New Hampshire. She served as a research fellow on Dartmouth College's Environmental Studies faculty and was the first Director of the College's Institute on Canada and the US. Her papers contain correspondence, memoranda, meeting minutes, reports, publications, posters, pamphlets, and books related to her work with the environment, conservation, hydro-electric and nuclear power, Native land and preservation issues, US-Canada relations, women's issues, New Hampshire and national politics, and Dartmouth College.

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