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-- Manuscript Group 22, William Southworth Hunt (1879-1940), Newark Star Eagle and Newark Sunday Call editor Autograph Collection, 1736-1944

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Manuscript Group 22, William Southworth Hunt (1879-1940), Newark Star Eagle and Newark Sunday Call editor

Autograph Collection, 1736-1944, 0.25 linear feet / 1 small manuscript box

Call Number: MG 22 + folder number


Summary:

Letter and documents of prominent New Jersey and national figures collected by William S. Hunt, editor of the Newark Star Eagle and the Newark Sunday Call.   Included are letters of:

Jonathan Belcher William Franklin Dwight W. Morrow
Frank Bergen Frederick T. Frelinhuysen Franklin Murphy
William E. Borah Joseph S. Frelinghuysen Peter Newell
Fred Bridenbach Albert Gallatin William Paterson (1745-1806)
William H. Bright John W. Griggs William Hickling Prescott
Walter Camp William Halsey Theodore F. Randolph
Jerome Congleton Winfield Scott Hancock Theodore Roosevelt
Alexander J. Dallas Jacob Haussling James M. Seymour
John Cotton Dana John Hay George S. Silzer
Josephus Daniels Will H. Hays James Smith, Jr.
James J. Davis John G. Hibben Samuel L. Southard
Mahlon Dickerson Garret A. Hobart Jared Sparks
Henry M. Doremus Harold G. Hoffman Edward C. Stokes
John F. Dryden John Kean Foster M. Voorhees
Walter E. Edge Morgan F. Larson Marcus L. Ward
Charles Edison George B. McClellan (1826-1885) Woodrow Wilson
Edward I. Edwards A. Harry Moore Oliver Wolcott
John Franklin Fort Levi Woodbury

Bequest of William Southworth Hunt.

 

Container List:

Folder

Description

Dates

 

 

 

1

A-B

 

 

Frederic Adams, to W. T. Hunt 

n.d.

 

Louis K. Anspacher, to Mrs. Hunt (with poem)

3-7-1921

 

Jonathan Belcher, to [     ] Waldron

12-12-1736

 

Jonathan Belcher, commission to James Whitney

10-23-1738

 

Frank Bergen, to Wm. T. Hunt

4-11-1897

 

Montgomery Blair, to E. Burrows

4-19-1875

 

Harman Blennerhassett, receipt to Dudley Woodbridge, Jr.

1-14-1800

 

Joseph Bloomfield, commission to John Forman

10-27-1808

 

Gutzon Borglum, to Ralph Lum 

10-6-1921

 

Frederick C. Breidenbach (2), to WSH

7-20-1923

 

Frederick C. Breidenbach

3-26-1924

 

Albert O. Brown, to John A. Reddan

5-22-1922

 

Wm. E. Borah, to [            ]

12- 8-1923

 

Wm. H. Bright, to WSH

5- 3-1925

2

C-D

 

 

Austen Colgate, to [WSH]

5-15-1924

 

A. J. Dallas, to Wm. Whann

9-15-1816

 

Josephus Daniels, to WSH

4-7-1917

 

James J. Davis, to James P. Logan 

6-12-1926

 

Henry M. Doremus, to Wm. T. Hunt

1-14-[      ]

3

E-F

 

 

Charles Edison, to Edward Batille (2 of 3)

12-16-1943

 

Charles Edison, signed on Governor’s message to Legislature

1944

 

Walter E. Edge, to WSH (1 of 5)

10-11-1923

 

Walter E. Edge (2 of 5)

3- 5-1925

 

Walter E. Edge (3 of 5) 

1- 8-1928

 

Walter E. Edge (4 of 5)

7-16-1924

 

Walter E. Edge, to Edward F. Bataille (5 of 5)

1-23-1933

 

Edward I. Edwards, to John A. Reddan (1 of 2)

9-28-1919

 

Edward I. Edwards, to [          ] (2 of 2)

10-25-1921

 

Thomas Dunn English, to Lewis S. Hayden (1 of 3)

9-10-1892

 

Thomas Dunn English, to WSH  (2 of 3)

2- 1-1893

 

Thomas Dunn English, to Mrs. Fuller, memorandum (3 of 3)

n.d.

 

John F. Fort, to Wm. T. Hunt (1 of 4)

5-13-1889

 

John F. Fort, to Wm. T. Hunt (2 of 4)

1-25-1893

 

John F. Fort, to Wm. T. Hunt (3 of 4) 

3- 8-1908

 

John F. Fort, to Mrs. Hunt   (4 of 4)

5-24-1916

 

Wm. Franklin, signature (1 of 2)

n.d. [1756 ?]

 

Wm. Franklin, to John Chamberlin (2 of 2) (also on reverse, MS signed by Benjamin Ward, 10-27-1767)

10-28-1767

 

Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, to S. B. Hunt (1 of 2)

2-27-1871

 

Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, signature (2 of 2)

n.d.

 

J. S. Frelinghuysen, to [WSH]

8-26-1926

 

Theo. Frelinghuysen, to [             ]

1822

4

G-H

 

 

Albert Gallatin, to Israel Whelen (1 of 2)

1-18-1803

 

Albert Gallatin, to Ward Nicholas Boylston (2 of 2)

10- 7-1805

 

E. H. Gary, to Leslie D. Ward 

10-19-1909 

 

John S. Gibson, to W. T. Hunt 

4-23-1896

 

Chas. P. Gillen, to WSH

4-21-1925

 

Horace Greely, to Messrs. Rives, Picket, Blair

3- 3-1849

 

John W. Griggs, signature (1 of 11)

n.d.

 

John W. Griggs, to [    ] Hunt (2 of 11) 

3-27-1900

 

John W. Griggs (3 of 11) 

12-19-1897

 

John W. Griggs (4 of 11) 

10-13-1895

 

John W. Griggs (5 of 11) 

1-29-1892

 

John W. Griggs (6 of 11) 

1-28-1892

 

John W. Griggs (7 of 11)

1-26-1892

 

John W. Griggs (8 of 11)

2-10-1892

 

John W. Griggs (9 of 11)

12-29-1892

 

John W. Griggs (10 of 11)

3-20-1900

 

John W. Griggs (11 of 11)

1-17-1889

 

Geo. A. Halsey, to [W.T. ?] Hunt

8-8-1892

 

Wm. Halsey, to Amvzi [?]

2-7-1831

 

Ol S. Halstead (D.s.)

1- ?-1831

 

Winfield Scott Hancock, to Messrs. C. H. Delamater & Co.

12-29-1884

 

W. S. Hart, to [                ] Hunt

n.d.

 

Jacob Haussling, to W. T. Hunt

7-11-1914

 

John Hay, to S. B. Hunt 

2-16-1871

 

Joseph E. Haynes, to W. T. Hunt

8-5-1893

 

Will H. Hays, to W. E. Bowman (1 of 2)

2-15-1923

 

Will H. Hays, to G. W. Throne (2 of 2)

3-12-1925

 

John G. Hibben, to WSH (1 of 2)

1-28-1918

 

John G. Hibben, to George Parmly (2 of 2)

12-12-19

 

Garret A. Hobart, to W. T. Hunt (1 of 4)

(fragment “July 3”)

 

Garret A. Hobart, signature on card (2 of 4)

3-15-1897

 

Garret A. Hobart, to Charles [     ] (3 of 4)

1-2-1892

 

Garret A. Hobart, to [W. T. Hunt] (4 of 4)

3-31-1896

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (1 of 10) 

12-18-1934

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (2 of 10)

12-21-1934

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (3 of 10)

2-10-1935

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (4 of 10) 

8- 4-1936

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (5 of 10)

8-12-1936

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (6 of 10)

4-16-1937

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (7 of 10)

6-18-1937

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (8 of 10)

6-30-1937

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to WSH (9 of 10)

3-16-1939

 

Harold G. Hoffman, to Edward F. Bataille (with poem) (10 of 10)

3- 7-1939

 

Houdini, signature on card

ca. 8-5-1926

 

J. E. Howell, to Mrs. Hunt

5-25-1916

 

Geo. W. P. Hunt, to Budget Commission, Trenton, N. J.

3-17-1925

 

Theodosia Garrison, poem “The Vagabond”

 

 

Wm. S. Gummere, to W. T. Hunt (1 of 2)

3-29-1907

 

Wm. S. Gummere, to W. T. Hunt (2 of 2)

12- 6-1920

 

Thomas M. Hardwick, to John A. Reddan

5-17-1922

 

D. F. Houston, to J. F. Sanwald

3-22-1920

5

I-L

 

 

Hamilton F. Kean, to WSH

4- 7-1932

 

John Kean, card (1 of 2)

n. d.

 

John Kean, to William Hunt (2 of 2)

6- 8-1904

 

N. E. Kendall, to John A. Reddan 

5- 17-1922

 

Everett J. Lake, to John A. Reddan

5-16-1922

 

Franklin K. Lane, to G. W. Throne

9-30-1918

 

Morgan F. Larson, to Edward F. Bataille

3-25-1929

 

R. E. Lee, signature attached to letter from J. R. Bunting to H. R. Terherne

5- 2-1888

 

J. M. Lewis, to James E. VanHorn

3-20-1912

 

Edwin S. Lines, to Mrs. Hunt

6- 3-1916

 

H. S. Little, to W. T. Hunt

10-29-1885

6

M-N

 

 

G. W. Mc Clellan, to Wm. J. Brown (1 of 2)

5-17-1864

 

Gov. and Mrs. Mc Clellan, invitation (2 of 2)

1877

 

C. A. Mc Glennon, to WSH

3- 3-1930

 

James Mc Henry, to Stephen Moylan

2-18-1796

 

Samuel R. Mc Kelvie, to John A. Reddan

5-17-1922

 

A. W. Mc Lease, to John A. Reddan

4-25-1925

 

Charles R. Mabey, to John A. Reddan 

6- 2-1922

 

Thomas F. Martin, to WSH

11-12-1930

 

Thomas L. Masson, to W. T. Hunt

4-17-1912

 

Hudson Maxim, to Newark Sunday Call Editor

2- 5-1912

 

M. C. Mechem, to John A. Reddan 

5-19-1922

 

Nathan L. Miller, to John A. Reddan

5-17-1922

 

F. A. Mitchell, to Sunday Call Editor

9-24-1901

 

A. Harry Moore, to John E. Beer (1 of 4)

11-12-1930

 

A. Harry Moore, to John E. Beer (2 of 4)

7-27-1932

 

A. Harry Moore, to John E. Beer (3 of 4)    

8-16-1928

 

A. Harry Moore, to John E. Beer (4 of 4) 

12-12-1938

 

E. F. Morgan, to John A. Reddan

6-16-1922

 

Dwight F. Morrow, to Edward F. Bataille (1of 2)

1- 4-1930

 

Dwight F. Morrow, to G. W. Thorne 

9- 3-1931

 

Franklin Murphy, to Mrs. Hunt [1916], with calling card (1 of 13)

 

 

Franklin Murphy, to [                   ] Hunt (2 of 13)

n. d.

 

Franlin Murphy (3 of 13) 

6-16-1896

 

Franklin Murphy, to L. Walowsky (4 of 13)

4-10-1900

 

Franklin Murphy, to W. T. Hunt (5 of 13)

12-26-1901

 

Franklin Murphy (6 of 13)

8-15-1912

 

Franklin Murphy, signed Christmas card   (7 of 13)

1913

 

Franklin Murphy, to W. T. Hunt (8 of 13)

1-14-1916

 

Franklin Murphy, in memoriam card (9 of 13)

1920

 

Peter Newell, to Sunday Call Editor

3-24-1915

 

Peter Newell, to WSH

3-27-1915

7

O-R

 

 

Ben W. Olcott, to John A. [Reddan]

5-22-1922

 

Louis S. Osborne, to [         ] Hunt 

11-24-1890

 

Wm. Paterson (D. s.)

10-25-1792

 

Marjorie Patterson, to Literary Critic of The Call

3-30-1911

 

Wm. Pennington (D. s. )     (1 of 3)

12-18-1802

 

Wm. Pennington (D. s. )     (2 of 3)

4-18-1817

 

Wm. Pennington (D. s. )     (4 of 3)

12-12-1834

 

Wm. W. Phelps, to W. T. Hunt

11-17-1888

 

Gifford Pinchot, to W. T. Hunt

5-19-1916

 

Mahlon Pitney, to W. T. Hunt

4-12-1901

 

Mahlon Pitney, to W. T. Hunt

1-25-1908

 

Channing Pollock

12-31-1907

 

Clifford R. Powell, signature

 

 

Horace G. Prall, signature

[1-8-1935]

 

Wm. H. Prescott, to [           ]

n. d.

 

Theo. F. Randolph, to W. T. Hunt

11-23-1876

 

Thomas S. Raymond, to W. T. Hunt 

12- 3-1914

 

A. M. Reynolds, to W. T. Hunt 

3-21-1887

 

Albert C. Ritchie, to John A. Reddan

2-9-1925

 

J. B. A. Robertson, to John A. Reddan

6-16-1922

 

Theodore Roosevelt, to W. S. H

10- 4- 1918

 

(               ) Runyan, to [        ] 

11- 8-1891

 

Wm. N. Runyan, to Lawrence J. Keefe 

12-29-1919

8

S-T

 

 

George Sheppard, to W. T. Hunt

12-13-1869

 

George S. Silzer, to WSH (1 of 4) 

5-26-1925

 

George S. Silzer, to WSH (2 of 4)

4-30-1925

 

George S. Silzer, to WSH (3 of 4)

12-20-1925

 

George S. Silzer, to WSH (4 of 4) 

1-27-1926

 

James Smith, Jr., to W. T. Hunt (1 of 2)

11-14-1899

 

James Smith, Jr., to W. T. Hunt (2 of 2) 

2- 6-1894

 

Samuel L. Southard, to Nicholas Biddle (1 of 2)

10-27-1828

 

Samuel L. Southard , (D. s. )  (2 of 2)

1832

 

Jared Sparks, to G. W. Greene 

8- 3-1842

 

Rose Stahl, to [               ] 

7-18-1907

 

Edward C. Strokes, to W. T. Hunt (1 of 6)

11-15-1906

 

Edward C. Strokes, receipt (from Charles Bradley) (2 of 6)

2- 5-1907

 

Edward C. Strokes, to Lawrence J. Keefe  (3 of 6)

10-14-1919

 

Edward C. Strokes, to WSH (4 of 6) 

9-20-1921

 

Edward C. Strokes

9-10-1924

 

Edward C. Strokes

6-30-1926

 

Edward Stratemeyer, to ?

11-28-1901

 

Wm. S. Stryker, to W. T. Hunt 

11- 6-1891

 

J. Thomas, to WSH

3-17-1927

 

Archbishop Tirayre, to Sunday Call Editor (1 of 2)

5-18-1926

 

Archbishop Tirayre (2 of 2)

6-16-1930

9

U-Z

 

 

James I. Vance, to [        ]

4-15-1902

 

Foster M. Voorhees, to [W. T. ] Hunt (1 of 2)

4-21-1889

 

Foster M. Voorhees (2 of 2)

4-15-1902

 

Peter P. Vroom, Jr. (D. s.)

10-15-1830

 

E. R. Walker, to WSH 

3-19-1928

 

Marcus L. Ward, to [W. T. Hunt]

10-1874

 

Isaac Williamson, receipt (from Abraham Clark)

11- 2-1804

 

Woodrow Wilson, to Associated Press, N. Y.

[1910]

 

O. W. Wolcott, Jedidah Huntington

10- 3-1791

 

Levi Woodbury, to Lintock Young

4- 4-1841

 

Undefined (first page), to W. T. Hunt

188[         ]

10

Frank J. Urquhart 

Aug. 23, 1912

11

Montgomery Blair to E. Burrows

April 19th, 1875

12

William E. Borah, TLS to [W. S. Hunt]

December 8th, 1923

14

Josephus Daniels, TLS to [W. H. Hunt, editor Sunday Call]

April 7th, 1917

18

Harry Houdini, AS, signature on card

ca. 8-5-1926

19

Franklin K. Lane TLS to G. W. Thorne

September 30th, 1918

21

Gifford Pinchot TLS to W. T. Hunt

May 19th, 1916

22

Theodore Roosevelt TLS to W. S. Hunt

October 4th, 1918

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