Christopher Gore Ripley papers
Business and family papers of Harvard graduate and lawyer Christopher Gore Ripley.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.
Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Papers concern both his business associates and his friends and family, including materials by and about Rev. Samuel Ripley.
Biographical / Historical
Ripley was a lawyer in Concord, Massachusetts, son of Samuel and Sarah Ripley, and a part of the social circle of Transcendentalists of mid-19th century New England. Ripley was a graduate of Harvard College, A.B. 1841.
Arranged alphabetically by author.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
47M-360. Gift of Edward Waldo Forbes, Fogg Museum of Art Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1942.
- Ripley, Christopher Gore, 1822-1881. Christopher Gore Ripley papers, 1836-1863: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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