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Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 116 Collections and/or Records:

Robert M. Mateer letter to Mary N. Mateer, March 1, 1889

 File — Box 3, Folder: 12
Identifier: C-Misc 101
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter dated March 8, 1889 written by Robert M. Mateer in Onarga, IL to Mary N. Mateer in Monroe, GA. The letter discusses mission finances, church fund raising, and Protestant missions in China.

Dates: March 1, 1889

Robert M. Mateer letter to Mrs. S.J. Kirkwood, February 4, 1901

 File — Box 3, Folder: 24
Identifier: C-Misc 113
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter dated February 4, 1901 written by Robert M. Mateer in Santa Ana, CA to Mrs. S.J. Kirkwood (Jennie Mateer) in Onarga, IL. The letter provides some account of Mateer's time in China as a missionary.

Dates: February 4, 1901

Sarah Goodwin shipwreck letter, August 1865

 File — Box 2, Folder: 20
Identifier: C-Misc 78
Scope and Contents Includes two holograph letters (separated by vertical folds) written by shipwreck survivor Sarah Goodwin, dated August 6 and 16, 1865. The letters describe the shipwreck of the sidewheel steamship Golden Rule on Roncador Reef off the coast of Nicaragua. Following the breaking up of the ship on the reef, the passengers escaped via life rafts and were shipwrecked for 11 days. Goodwin notes in her letter that one million and a half dollars in treasure was lost in the wreckage, as well as the...
Dates: August 1865

Schloss Hotel letter, August 15, 1894

 File — Box 3, Folder: 17
Identifier: C-Misc 106
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter dated August 15, 1894 from "Marie" to "Will." The letter is written on stationery from the Schloss Hotel, in Heidelberg, Germany, and discusses the author's daily activities such as hiking with horses, attending an opera, as well as weather conditions and travel plans.

Dates: August 15, 1894

Scott Family collection

 Collection
Identifier: C-153
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials primarily related to the family of Marjorie Holbrook Scott. It includes family photo albums, scrapbooks containing clippings from magazines and newspapers, photographs, photographic negatives, correspondence, Marjorie Holbrook Scott's school work, and other family documents. Most of the older photographs in the collection are portraits of family members, while the photographic negatives (dating from the early mid 1900s) appear to depict boating and family trips,...
Dates: 1884-1945

Seaton Schroeder letter, June 12-14, 1898

 File — Box 3, Folder: 21
Identifier: C-Misc 110
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter dated June 12-14, 1898 written by Seaton Schroeder in Santiago, Cuba, to his wife (addressed "Dear old Lady"). The letter provides an account of the United States naval attack on Cuba during the Spanish American War.

Dates: June 12-14, 1898

Senator Ruth Hardy letter to President Laurie Patton, August 12, 2020

 Item
Identifier: A2_Senator_Hardy_letter_to_President_Patton_COVID_20200812
Scope and Contents

PDF file containing letter written by Vermont State Senator Ruth Hardy to President Laurie Patton urging Middlebury College to reduce the number of students returning to campus in the fall of 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dates: August 12, 2020

Shepardson Family letters

 Collection
Identifier: C-103
Scope and Contents Collection contains approximately 20 handwritten letters exchanged between the Shepardson family between 1892 and 1901. During this time, Shepardson's wife and son appear to have been traveling, writing from such destinations as Spain, Italy, Belgium and Germany. Letters to Shepardson from his wife and son describe their daily activities abroad. Shepardson's missives often express how much he misses his family, and describe his activities, such as lecturing and working on theses. A final...
Dates: 1892-1901

Sinclair Lewis letters

 Collection
Identifier: C-78
Scope and Contents

Collection contains 26 holograph and typescript letters from Lewis to Guthrie, from 1926 to 1933. Letters are personal and professional, touching on subjects from Lewis's marriages to his writing process. See index for details about individual letters.

Dates: 1926-1933

S.J. Kirkwood letters, 1889

 File — Box 3, Folder: 13
Identifier: C-Misc 102
Scope and Contents

Eleven holograph letters written between March 31 and July 15, 1889 by S.J. Kirkwood, to his wife, Mrs. S.J. Kirkwood (Jennie Mateer) in Wooster, OH. The letters describe Kirkwood's European travels.

Dates: 1889

St. Patrick's Day, circa 1912-1913

 File — Box 1, Folder: 18
Identifier: C-132
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Collection contains historic postcards and paper ephemera.

Dates: circa 1912-1913

Susan Bachelder correspondence, 1847-1856

 File — Box 1, Folder: 44
Identifier: C-Misc 52
Scope and Contents

Includes four holograph letters written to Susan Bachelder (Mrs. Charles Greenleaf) of Hollowel, ME by various senders between 1847 and 1856.

Dates: 1847-1856

Susan Reed papers

 Collection
Identifier: C-104
Scope and Contents Collection includes approximately 135 items, including letters, postcards, documents, photographs, and photographic negatives, the bulk of which appear to date between 1944 and 1953, including several letters from Susan Reed to her husband James Karen and her mother Isadora Reed, while on the road. Also included are letters to Reed from Irwin Parnes (promoter), Sydney Locker (instrument dealer), Albert Gayzagian and others. Subjects include radio play, recordings, touring, and Reed and...
Dates: 1944-1953

Swift Family letters

 Collection
Identifier: C-59
Scope and Contents Collection contains holograph letters written to Fred Swift, primarily from his mother, Fannie, brother, Herbert, and sisters, Eva and Bella. Eva also includes notes from [her daughter?] Jessie, who appears to be quite young, and often writes to Fred of her cats. Note that a number of letters from Fannie include notes from Eva. The collection also includes miscellaneous correspondence, including one note from a cousin, Annie. Letters pertain to the domestic lives of the women and their...
Dates: 1884-1887

Swift Paris letters, 1845-1847

 File — Box 1, Folder: 39
Identifier: C-Misc 47
Scope and Contents

Includes four handwritten letters written by Swift to "Mary" from Paris, from 1845 to 1847.

Dates: 1845-1847

Thanksgiving, circa 1920-1930

 File — Box 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: C-132
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Collection contains historic postcards and paper ephemera.

Dates: circa 1920-1930

T.S. Gentry letter to A.P. Hardin, February 7, 1846

 File — Box 1, Folder: 42
Identifier: C-Misc 50
Scope and Contents

Includes one handwritten letter written by T.S. Gentry in Lexington, KY to A.P. Hardin in Soulsbury, TN. The letter discusses balls and women's fashions and interests.

Dates: February 7, 1846

Tucker Family archive

 Collection
Identifier: C-113
Scope and Contents Collection contains approximately 116 holograph letters, mostly written from New Bedford and Providence, with a few from the Midwest, all from 1860 to 1862. Letters are composed in ink, most retaining their original envelopes. The letters provide insight into the dynamics of the family and their core beliefs of charity and goodwill towards others as they struggled with the damage which was wrought upon their homes, businesses, and community. The family also discusses at length their attempts...
Dates: 1860-1862

United States Naval Academy letter, January 12, 1868

 File — Box 2, Folder: 24
Identifier: C-Misc 82
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter written by "Frank" at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD to Henry Rothermel in Philadelphia, PA. The letter describes life in Annapolis, and leisure activities such as balls and parties.

Dates: January 12, 1868

Valentines

 File — Box 1, Folder: 23
Identifier: C-132
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Collection contains historic postcards and paper ephemera.

Dates: circa 1900-1970

Wales Hawkins collection of Robert Frost materials

 Collection
Identifier: C-36
Scope and Contents The Wales Hawkins Memorial Collection was so named by its donor, Corinne Tennyson Davids of Manchester, VT, to commemorate the friendship of Robert Frost and her fiancee Wales Monroe Hawkins, Frost's neighbor in South Shaftesbury. After Hawkins's death in 1928, the donor, then Corinne Tennyson, decided to build a permanent memorial to Hawkins in the form of a Robert Frost archive, the building of which would last for decades. With the encouragement of legendary professor of American...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940-1960

Wetmore travel letters, 1845

 File — Box 1, Folder: 38
Identifier: C-Misc 46
Scope and Contents

Includes four handwritten letters by David Woodhull Wetmore to his wife, Harriet Sharpe Wetmore in 1845. The letters were written during Wetmore's travels abroad in England, and were sent to his wife in Jamaica, NY. The letters were posted from Liverpool (2), Sheffield, and Birmingham.

Dates: 1845

Wilfred Edward Davison correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: C-7
Scope and Contents

This collection contains eight folders with correspondence between Wilfred Davison and different American writers and academics. There are 55 letters in total, dating from December 27th, 1920 to May 2nd, 1929.

Dates: 1920 - 1929

William Carlos Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: C-2
Scope and Contents Collection contains holograph and typed materials relating to the composition of "In the Money: White Mule II," including chapter drafts, early notes, and rejected sheets. Also included are some correspondence, medical papers, notes, scraps of poetry, and clippings apparently unrelated to the novel. Also contains typescript drafts of the novel "In the Money: White Mule II" in various stages. Box 2 contains the first typescript (State A) of "In...
Dates: 1938-1940

W.L. Cleveland letter, December 17, 1906

 File — Box 3, Folder: 29
Identifier: C-Misc 118
Scope and Contents

One holograph letter dated December 17, 1906, written by W.L. Cleveland in San Francisco, CA to his wife in Santa Cruz, CA. The letter discusses Cleveland's temporary living situation in San Francisco, as well as his feelings of loneliness.

Dates: December 17, 1906

Wyman Parker collection on Leonard Baskin

 Collection
Identifier: C-134
Scope and Contents Compiled by Wyman Parker, this collection contains announcements, greeting cards, and bookplates printed by Leonard Baskin and Gehanna Press. The collection also contains stamps featuring a portrait of Thoreau by Baskin. Also included are photographs of Baskin, his wife, and daughter, and Baskin and Nathan C. Starr, taken at Wesleyan University in 1974. Correspondence between Baskin and Parker is also present in the collection, as are a number of materials collected by Parker relating to...
Dates: 1955 - 1991