Porter-Phelps-Huntington Family Papers
Porter-Phelps-Huntington Family Papers, 1698-1968 (Bulk: 1800-1950)
51 archives boxes, 38 half archives boxes, 46 records storage boxes, 29 small flat boxes, 13 oversize flat boxes, 4 wrapped packages (90 linear ft.)
The Porter-Phelps-Huntington Family Papers document the history of one extended family over 270 years or eight complete generations. The collection is the property of the Porter-Phelps-Huntington Foundation, which operates the Porter-Phelps-Huntington House Museum in Hadley, Massachusetts. The house was lived in by six generations of this family, through its entire history, from its construction in 1752, to its incorporation as a museum in 1955. The house museum contains family furnishings and memorabilia and these papers document the history of the house and family.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
There is no restriction on access to the papers for research use, unless otherwise noted.
Request of permission to publish material from the papers should be directed to the Curator of the Porter-Phelps-Huntington Foundation, Inc.
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