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Guide to the Eliphalet Smith Commonplace Book, 1786-1798

Collection number: MS 252

Size: (1 item)

(0.20 cu.ft.)

About Eliphalet Smith (1759-1836)

Eliphalet Smith (1759-1836) was born in Newmarket, N.H., married Ann Bryant, and later became a successful merchant in Portland, Maine.

About the Eliphalet Smith Commonplace Book

A 20pp. manuscript containing satirical poems, copies of letters and articles written for local newspapers, and a copy of an erudite letter on the human character.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eliphalet Smith Commonplace Book, 1786-1798, MS 252, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Purchase: Ian Brabner, Wilmington, DE, March 10, 2014 (Accession number: 2014.03)