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Massachusetts--Social life and customs--19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Letters to Lemuel Shaw

Collection Identifier: HUD 200.505
Overview: This collection contains letters to Lemuel Shaw, dated 1798-1857, from five other members of the Harvard College class of 1800: Timothy Boutelle, Timothy Flint, Abiel Holbrook, William Sawyer, and Daniel Kimball. A folder enclosed with the correspondence indicates Shaw was on a committee to collect biographical information on the class of 1800, and these letters, which date from their college days until late adulthood, may have been used to compile a class book.

Papers of Eunice Hale Cobb, 1826-1973

Collection Identifier: MC 445; M-147
Overview: Diaries, biographical material, etc., of Eunice Hale (Waite) Cobb, wife of Sylvanus Cobb, a New England minister.

Papers of Lydia Maria Child, ca.1827-1878

Collection Identifier: MC 305; Mf-3
Overview: Correspondence and scrapbook of Lydia Maria Child, author and reformer.

Papers of Mary Kingsbury Simkhovitch, 1852-1960

Collection Identifier: A-97
Overview: Correspondence, speeches, writings, etc., of Mary K. (Mary Kingsbury) Simkhovitch, settlement worker and housing reformer.

Papers of Sarah Ellen Browne, 1856-1859

Collection Identifier: MC 232
Overview: Correspondence of Sarah Ellen Browne, daughter of Albert Gallatin Browne, while studying at the Agassiz School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.