Introduction

MSS#: MC 59
Collection processed and guide authored by: S. Kennick Brown, December 2000

Volume: 6.25 linear feet (20 boxes, 1 oversize folder)

Provenance: The Tenney Papers were donated to Williams College in November 2000 by Helene Carter-Griswold, executrix of the estate of Sarah Tenney Osborne (granddaughter of Sanborn and Abby Tenney).

Conservation : Papers were re-housed using acidfree supplies. The printing blocks were removed from a wooden cabinet and wooden boxes, organized, and re-housed in acidfree boxes.

Copyright: Request for permission to publish material from the collection must be submitted in writing to the College Archivist. Requests from non-family members for permission to borrow blocks and plates used to illustrate the Tenney books must be made to Ms. Carter-Griswold (see the Archives' staff for details).