Guide to the Papers of Isaac Smith, 1889 - 1898Manuscript MS-878

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Guide to the Papers of Isaac Smith, 1889 - 1898

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-878

Collection Dates:

1889 - 1898

Size of Collection:

1 box (.25 linear feet)


Isaac William Smith (1825-1898). Dartmouth College Class of 1846. Trustee 1885-1898. Served in the State House of Representatives and State Senate, as Mayor of Manchester, as an Associate Justice to the State Supreme Judicial Court, and as a Justice of the Superior Court. Consists of correspondence to Smith covering the years 1889-1898.

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Introduction to the Collection

Contains correspondence to Isaac William Smith covering the years 1889-1898.


Isaac William Smith (1825-1898). Born in Hampstead, New Hampshire. Graduated from Dartmouth College in 1846. Admitted to the New Hampshire Bar in 1850. Served in the State House of Representatives, the State Senate, Assessor for New Hampshire's Second Internal Revenue District, and Mayor of Manchester before being appointed Associate Justice fo the State Supreme Judicial Court in 1874. Eventually appointed a Justice of the Superior Court. He resigned due to health reasons in 1895, and finished his life practicing law in Manchester. Dartmouth College Trustee 1885-1898.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: 1889-1898

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 14, Correspondence, 1894
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence, 1895
  • Folder: 16, Correspondence, 1896
  • Folder: 17, Correspondence, 1897
  • Folder: 18, Correspondence, 1898
  • Folder: 1, Correspondence, 1889
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence: January , 1890
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence: February, 1890
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence: March, 1890
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence: April, 1890
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence: May-June, 1890
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence: July-October, 1890
  • Folder: 8, Correspondence: November, 1890
  • Folder: 9, Correspondence: December, 1890
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence, 1891
  • Folder: 11, Correspondence: May-June, 1892
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence: August-December, 1892
  • Folder: 13, Correspondence, 1893

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