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Guide to the Samuel Francis Smith Collection, 1835-1957
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Box 1, Folder 1



a) BW photo, 1 3/4" X 2 3/8" of woman with A. inscription on back To Emma... from [?] G.


b) 2 BW photos 6 1/4" X 4 1/8" 1 of Dr. David Appleton White Smith in his study, 1 of a couple in front of a large tropical style house.


c) BW photo, 4 1/2" X 3 5/8" of 2 couples [missionaries?] in tropics.


d) BW photograph, 4 1/2" X 3 1/4", of group in tropics.


e) BW photo, 2 1/2" X 4 1/2", of three people in a study.


f) BW photo, 4 1/2" X 6 1/2", portrait of H. W. Longfellow.


g) BW photo, 4 1/2" X 6 1/2", portrait of O. W. Holmes.


h) BW photo, 4 1/2" X 6 1/2", portrait of J. G. Whittier, 1872.


i) BW photo, 4 1/2" X 6 1/2", portrait of D. E. Farragut, signed.


j) BW photo, 4 1/8" X 5 7/8", Smith home.


k) BW photo, 4 1/2" X 6 1/2", 4 portraits of Smith, 3 signed.


l) BW photo, 3" X 6 1/2", original of America mounted on 7" X 9" heavy board.

Box 1, Folder 2

Newspaper articles giving detailed historical background on S. F. Smith and the writing of America:


3/28/1894 Leslie's Weekly


10/11/08 L. A. Times Illustrated Weekly


1/19/11 The Christian Endeavor World


1/21/30 Boston Post


1/27/30 Boston Traveler


6/32 Missions


7/37 Etude


11/24/38 San Juan Record


12/22/40 Boston Herald


1/23/53 N. Y. Times


[?]/53 Reader's Digest (condensation of N. Y. Times)


6/30/57 Boston Sunday Globe


11/3/57 Boston Sunday Globe


6/18[09?] N. Y. Times


8/6/[?] Chicago Sunday Tribune


ND[?] - A Boy's Hunt for Big Game


ND The Household


NDPhoto of S. F. Smith with words America

Box 1, Folder 3

Newspaper articles on relatives of S. F. Smith:


7/15/02 The Daily News - wedding of Emma Eugenia Smith


7/15/[02][?] - same subject as above.


5/19/03 Erie Daily Times - death of E. H. Mack, Sr.


2/12/48 Erie Daily Times - Boston Store ad honoring its employees


1/15/53 San Juan Record - Honoring Mrs. R. N. Bramhall, a Fair Oaks pioneer.

Box 1, Folder 4

Newspaper articles on Civil War


6/13/1862[ N. Y. Tribune?]


8/5/1862[ N. Y. Tribune?]


8/19/1862 N. Y. Tribune


9/18/1862[ N. Y. Tribune?]

Box 1, Folder 5

2 pamphlets:


a) My Country, `Tis of Thee and the Latest Poems of Rev. Samuel Francis Smith, D. D., by Rev. George C. Lorimer, D. D. - 1896.


b) The Shrine of `America' and the Story of the Lone Star.

Box 1, Folder 6



a) Envelope with calling card of Julius Brill and 4 cut out heads.


b) Calling card - Miss Emma E. Smith


c) Pamphlet - Daniel Appleton White Smith by Emma W. Marshall and Harry J. Marshall.


d) 2 maps - one of Sacramento County and one of portion of Fair Oaks and Olive Park Tracts.


e) 5 pencil sketches of scenes, or patters.


f) Cloth tract issued by Youn Men's Association.


g) 7 printed pictures - 2 in color.

Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence and documents from and to S. F. Smith:


4/29/1874Marriage certificate, E. U. Smith to Eugenia Mack.


4/28/1874Marriage license, E. U. Smith to E. Mack.


12/11/1894ALS, 8vo., 4 pgs., S. F. Smith to Gov. Mack.


NDA. poem by S. F. Smith for Ewing and Gerrie.

Box 1, Folder 8

Correspondence to and from the Bramhall family:


10/15/1835A. marriage certificate of Charles U. Bramhall to Eliza hogeborn by J. Berger.


8/5/1845ALS Caroline E. Smith to Eliza Bramhall.


12/9/1845ALS Tobias L. Hogeborn to Charles H. Bramhall.


11/22/1846ALS Mary D. Tabor to Eliza [Bramhall]


4/12/1857E. F. Howland to Eliza [Bramhall]


5/5/1860Nellie [?] to Sister [?]


5/11/1861ANS A. G. Weld to [Charles] Bramhall


1/26/1862ALS A. R. Barlow to Charles Bramhall


3/2/1863ALS Abby Floss [?] to Eliza Bramhall


3/31/1863ANS Abby Floss to [?] Bramhall


3/31/1863ALS Ann Rebecca [?] to Charles H. Bramhall


8/4/1863Proclamation signed by Maj. Gen. Schenk


5/28/1866ANS Darin D. P[?] to F. J. B. [?]


10/5/1878ALS Susan [?] to Cousin [?]


NDALS H. N. Bramhall to Eliza Marshall


NDA. poem - The Vision of St. Valentine's Eve


NDA. essay - Elinor Fields, New of Marriage


NDA. Verses by Elinor Fields composed for her amusement


NDANS C. Roosevelt to [Charles] Bramhall


NDALS Ernest Blum to Mrs. Bramhall


NDALS Ernest Blum to [Mrs. Bramhall]


NDALS Ernest Blum to Charles H. Bramhall

Box 1, Folder 9

Biographies of Officers in the Civil War:


List of Military Souvenirs, Vol. 2.


C. C. Auger


Jonas G. Blunt


T. Wylie Crawford


George L. Hartsuff


O. O. Howard


John J. Peck


Alfred Pleasanton


W. D. Porter


James B. Richett


L. H. Rousseau


Robert C. Schenk


H. W. Slocum


George Stoneman

Box 1, Folder 10

A & B : Original manuscript and carbon copy of S. F. Smith by Mrs. Robert N. Bramhall - 10/12/38

Box 1, Folder 10

C : 6th level picture bin # 163: framed copy in S. F. Smith's handwriting of America oversize