Butterfield Family letters, circa 1861 - 1987Manuscript MS-1244

Introduction to the Collection

The correspondence of the Butterfield family consists of letters between family members, six of which attended Dartmouth College between the years 1828 to 1966. The letters detail family life, farming and their time at Dartmouth College, Kimball Union Academy and Hartford Theological Seminary. This collection also includes correspondence regarding Ernest W. Butterfield's work as the Dartmouth class of 1897 secretary and manuscript material of his published and unpublished writings about education reform and missionary work.

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