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Robert Simpson, 1764-

Collection number: MS 42

Size: 1 item (0.10 cu.ft.)

About Robert Simpson

Robert Simpson, a Deerfield, NH native

About the Robert Simpson Letter

A letter written Jan. 7, 1818 by Robert Simpson, a Deerfield, NH native to his brother, John Simpson, a long-time resident of Nottingham, NH. It documents Simpson’s journey from Maine to the West, giving detailed description of trip from Nottingham, NH to his settling in Rutland, Ohio. It describes the land he has bought, the crops, people, and expenses.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

Robert Simpson Letter, Jan. 7, 1818, MS 42, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Source unknown, Aug. 22, 1980 (Accession number: 039)