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Alvah Carpenter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-870
The collection includes family letters, journals of Alvah and Abigail Carpenter, legal papers, patient's bills and accounts, Alvah's personal receipts, and letters from patients seeking his service.

Dates

  • 1823-1887

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Extent

1.0 Linear feet (1 carton)

Overview

Collection contains bills and receipts, accounts, legal papers, and personal material which primarily document his medical practice based in Corinth, Vermont. Personal material consists of family letters and journals of Avlah and Abigail Carpenter.

Biographical Note

Alvah Carpenter was a doctor from Corinth, Vermont. His career spans from approximately 1825 to 1880.

Physical Location

Library Research Annex; contact uvmsc@uvm.edu for access.
Title
Guide to the Alvah Carpenter Papers
Status
completed
Date
2016 August 11
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 2016 August 11: Finding aid created.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Vermont Libraries, Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Silver Special Collections Library
48 University Place, Room B201
Burlington Vermont 05405 U.S.A. US
(802) 656-2138
(802) 656-4038 (Fax)