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Washburn, Peter Thacher, 1814-1870
Title: Peter Thatcher Washburn Papers
Dates:  1836-1858
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet2 boxes
Abstract: Peter Thatcher Washburn was a Vermont Governor and Lawyer in Ludlow and Woodstock, Vermont. Collection includes letters books (2v.) of family correspondence (1839-58), letter books (2 v.) of business and legal correspondence (149-53), and manuscript records and transcriptions (1v.) of Vermont county court cases (1836-52).
Emerson, Lee E. 1898-
Title: Lee E. Emerson Papers
Dates:  -1962
Extent:  14 cartons
Abstract:  Emerson was elected as a Republican to the Vermont House of Representatives in 1939, the Vermont State Senate in 1943, served two terms as lieutenant governor, 1945-47, before he was elected governor in 1951-53 and 1953-55. The collection covers the years 1941-(1951-1955)-1962.
Brigham, Paul, 1746-1824.
Title: Paul Brigham Papers
Dates:  1763-1837
Extent:  1 carton 2 boxes
Abstract: The Paul Brigham papers include correspondence, legal/court documents, Vermont town and state documents, and personal financial papers. Paul Brigham moved to Norwich, Vermont, in 1781 after serving in the Continental Army during the American Revolution and soon became prominent in both local and state affairs.
Smith family
Title: Smith Family Papers
Dates:  1797-1956
Extent:  11.0 Linear feet11 cartons
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence and other papers of a prominent Vermont political family. The Smith Family Papers contain correspondence, legal documents, notes, typed and printed material, newspaper clippings and assorted family memorabilia.