Guide to the Papers of Ira Colby, 1865 - 1929Manuscript MS-943

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Ira Colby, Jr. contain correspondence between Hon. Ira Colby, his son Ira G. Colby and various clients, law firms, courts, and businesses. The Colby firm handled settlements regarding wills, lands, and bill collection. Correspondence with family and friends concerning Dartmouth College and teaching posts Colby, Jr. held in Massachusetts and New Hampshire as well as diaries are also included.

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