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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