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Guide to the Tuthill family papers, 1799-1879
BANC MSS 71/191 z  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Scope and Content
  • Autograph Album

  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Tuthill Family Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1799-1879
    Collection Number: BANC MSS 71/191 z
    Creator: Tuttle family
    Extent: Number of container: 1 box
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Letters written mainly to Louisa and Cornelius Tuthill; Mary E. Tuthill's autograph album with signatures of prominent contemporaries; Sarah S. Tuthill's commonplace book; MS of Epitome of ancient geography by Cornelius Tuthill; passports and miscellaneous items.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Tuthill family papers, BANC MSS 71/191 z, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    The Tuthill family papers, which cover the years 1799 to 1879, consist primarily of letters written to Louisa and Cornelius Tuthill; Mary E. Tuthill's autograph album containing signatures of prominent contemporaries; Sarah J. Tuthill's commonplace book; MS of Epitome of Ancient Geography by Cornelius Tuthill; and passports and other miscellaneous items. The collection was given to the University of California Library in 1958 and transferred to the Manuscripts Division of The Bancroft Library from Rare Books and Special Collections. Lists of the more prominent people represented in the letters and in the autograph album follow.

    Autograph Album

      Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848
      p. 11
      Barnard, Daniel Dewey, 1797-1861
      p. 1
      Beecher, Lyman, 1775-1863
      p. 27
      Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858
      p. 1
      Briggs, George Nathan, 1796-1861
      p. 1
      Brownell, Thomas Church, 1799-1865
      p. 24
      Catron, John, 1778-1865
      p. 29
      Davis, John, 1787-1854
      p. l
      De Lancey, William Heathcote, 1797-1865
      p. 17
      Doane, George Washington, 1799-1859
      p. 25
      Ellsworth, William Wolcott, 1791-1868
      p. l
      Foot, Samuel Alfred, 1790-1878
      p. l
      Griswold, Alexander Viets, 1766-1843
      p. 23
      Guyot, Arnold, 1807-1844
      p. 9
      Hobart, John Henry, 1775-1830
      p. 23
      Humphrey, Heman, 1779-1861
      p. 27
      Ives, Levi Silliman, 1797-1867
      p. 17
      Johnson, William Cost, 1806-1860
      p. 1
      Kemper, Jackson, 1789-1870
      p. 25
      Lee, Alfred, 1807-1887
      p. 17
      Moore, Richard Channing, 1762-1841
      p. 17
      Morton, Marcus, 1784-1864
      p. l
      Onderdonk, Benjamin Tredwell, 1791-1861
      p. 21
      Onderdonk, Henry Ustick, 1789-1858
      p. 21
      Otey, James Hervey, 1800-1863
      p. 17
      Payne, John Howard, 1792-1852
      p. 9
      Quitman, John Anthony, 1799-1858
      p. 29
      Ravenscroft, John Stark, 1772-1830
      p. 23
      Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866
      p. 11
      Smith, Benjamin Bosworth, 1794-1884
      p. 25
      Stuart, Moses, 1780-1852
      p. 27
      Upshur, Abel Parker, 1790-1844
      p. 11
      White, William, 1748-1836
      p. 23
      Whittingham, William Rollinson, 1805-1879
      p. 21
      Winthrop. Theodore, 1828-1861
      p. 10
      Woodbury, Levi, 1789-1851
      p. 3