Noah Webster Family Papers
Noah Webster Family Papers, 1810-1917
4 archives boxes (2 linear ft.)
Letters, legal and business papers, journals, photographs and other materials belonging to Noah Webster and four generations of his descendants. Consists mainly of correspondence concerning lexicographer Noah Webster's life and work. Some papers relate to the work of educators Rev. Henry and Eliza Jones and of businessman Robert Day.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
In general, there is no restriction on access to the Noah Webster Family Papers for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.
Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections.
Amherst College Archives and Special Collections