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Guide to the Peirce family papers, 1856-1873
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Correspondence and business papers

Box 1, Folder 1

Unidentified. (20) Includes one letter from Lydia Eaton Pierce's Aunt Margie.

Box 1, Folder 2

Adams, Mary. (3) 1871 - 1872.

Box 1, Folder 3

Adams, N.(2) May 22, 1871., Jan. 30, 1871

Box 1, Folder 4

Adams, Sallie. (2) 1871 - 1872.

Box 1, Folder 5

Andrews, Carrie L. (3) 1856 - 1857.

Box 1, Folder 6

Anthony, Helen V. (1) Aug. 23,to Mrs. EMP.

Box 1, Folder 7a

Arnold, S. E. (1) Sept. 5, to Mrs. EMP.

Box 1, Folder 7b

Barker, A. (1) 1863-74

Box 1, Folder 8

Bigelow, Alanson. (4) 1882 - 1883,to Eliza P. and Mrs. EMP.

Box 1, Folder 9

Brown, Frank A. (3) n.d., 1856 - 1865,to GHP and Mrs. EMP.

Box 1, Folder 10

Brown, Louise Eaton. (9) n.d., 1857 - 1864,to GHP and G. Chapman, and MEW.

Box 1, Folder 11

Byron, Lotta R. (1) April 30, 1896,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 1, Folder 12

Cadell, George B. (2) 1873 - 1874.

Box 1, Folder 13

Cembrano, Vicente (1) June 11, 1856

Box 1, Folder 14

Chapin, Hattie M. (4) 1857 - 1865.

Box 1, Folder 15

Clarke, Inez L. (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 1, Folder 16

Cooke, Josiah W. (1) 1868,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 1, Folder 17

Cooper, W. A. (2) 1894 - 1896,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 1, Folder 18

Crocker, N. Henry. (4) 1856 - 1858.

Box 1, Folder 19

Curtis, G. M. (2) 1873.

Box 1, Folder 20

Davis, Charles A (1) N.D.

Box 1

Davis, George Hubbard. (1) 1859

Box 1, Folder 21

Dennis, Enoch P. (3) 1858 - 1859.

Box 1, Folder 22

Eaton, Charles F. (1) 1867.

Box 1, Folder 23

Eaton, Emily Craft and Percival. (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 1, Folder 24

Eaton, James F. (2) 1894 - 1895,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 1, Folder 25

Eayrs, W. N. (1) 1856.

Box 1, Folder 26

Edwards, E. D. (37) 1863 - 1867.

Box 1, Folder 27

Edwards, Helen M. (54) 1858-1873

Box 1, Folder 28

Edwards, Ogden E. (2) 1865 - 1874,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 1, Folder 29

To GHP: I. (46), 1857 - 1859.

Box 1, Folder 30

II. (38), 1860 - 1862.

Box 2, Folder 1

III. (75), 1863 - 1864.

Box 2, Folder 2

IV. (65), 1865 - 1867.

Box 2, Folder 3

V. (62), 1868 - 1870.

Box 2, Folder 4

VI. (49), 1871 - 1872.

Box 2, Folder 5

VII. (26), 1873.

Box 2, Folder 6

Fay, Ellen E. (1) 1890,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 2, Folder 7

Foster, Frederick. (5) 1873 - 1874.

Box 2, Folder 8

Foster, John S. (1) 1850.

Box 2, Folder 9

Foulerton, I. (1) 1859.

Box 2, Folder 10

Franklin Literary Association. (1) 1856.

Box 2, Folder 11

French, M. Azubah. (2) 1857.

 

French, Charles E. (1) 1857(see addition)

Box 3, Folder 1

French, John. I. (56), 1856 - 1865.

Box 3, Folder 2

II. (28), 1866 - 1873.

Box 3, Folder 3

Graves, Peirce W. (2) 1857 - 1858.

Box 3, Folder 4

Green, E. H. (2) 1862 - 1863.

Box 3, Folder 5

Greene, Mathilde Meyer. (3) 1895,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 3, Folder 6

Heald, Frank. (1) 1874,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 3, Folder 7

Heron, F. Griswold. (1) 1873,to Commendatore Pantaleone.

Box 3, Folder 8

Hobart, David Kimball. (33) 1856 - 1861. Oct. 30, 1860note with letter by John J. French enclosed.

Box 3, Folder 9

Hodges, E. A. (1) 1880,to Mrs. EMP.

Box 3, Folder 10

Howe, William. (2) 1892 - 1895,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 3, Folder 11

Howell, Mrs. George F. (1) 1895,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 3, Folder 12

Hoyt, Mrs. A. M. (1) August 25,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 3, Folder 13

Hunter, Rosalie. (14) 1857-1860, 1868.

Box 3, Folder 14

Huntington, A. (2) 1868).

Box 3, Folder 15

Huntington, C. L. (1) n.d.,to Mrs. EMP.

Box 4, Folder 1

Kinsman, W. L. (2) 1862.

Box 4, Folder 2

Kirkpatrick, H. R. (1) 1891,to Emily P.

Box 4, Folder 3

Langer, Gertrude F. (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 4, Folder 4

Laur, ------. (2) 1874,to Mrs. EMP.

Box 4, Folder 5

Laurence, A. W. (12) n.d., 1883,to Eliza P.

Box 4, Folder 6

Laurence, C. B. (1) 1879,to Charles F. Wyman.

Box 4, Folder 7

Lemper, Anna. (1) 1868.

Box 4, Folder 8

Lockwood, R. D. (2) 1856 - 1857.

Box 4, Folder 9

Manning, Anna R. (1) n.d.,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 4, Folder 10

Manning, Helen. (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 4, Folder 11

Minns, Thomas. (3) 1856 - 1858.

Box 4, Folder 12

Mitchell, Albert. (1) 1868.

Box 4, Folder 13

Mitchell, Charles. (6) 1856 - 1857.

Box 4, Folder 14

Mitchell, Emily P. (2) 1856 - 1857.GHP's aunt.

Box 4, Folder 15

Mitchell, Nathaniel. I. Correspondence to GHP, (75) 1857 - 1868.

Box 4, Folder 16, Box 4, Folder 17, Box 4, Folder 18

II. - IV. General business papers, including accounts, miscellaneous correspindence, stock certificates, promissory notes, legal papers.

Box 4, Folder 19

V. Bills.

Box 5, Folder 1

VI. Dorrance, Oliver B., dealings with.

Box 5, Folder 2

VII. Hallowell Steam Mill Property.

Box 5, Folder 3

VIII. Loring, David W., dealings with.

Box 5, Folder 4

IX. Maine Quarry Association.

Box 5, Folder 5

X. Resolutions, Commissions, Powers.

Box 5, Folder 6

Mitchell, Susan P. (4) 1856 - 1859.

Box 5, Folder 7

Mitchell, Willie P. (1) 1856.

Box 5, Folder 8

Morton, Lizzie S. (2) 1856 - 1857.

Box 5, Folder 9

Mugford, C. P. (1) 1857.

Box 5, Folder 10

Nicholson, Charles W. (2) 1872,to Ogden E. Edwards.

Box 5, Folder 11

Noyes, Marion. (1) 1880,to Mrs. EMP.

Box 5, Folder 12

Palmer, Charles Ray. (2) 1892 - 1896,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 5, Folder 13

Palmer, Hattie (Mrs. Charles Ray). (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 5, Folder 14

Palmer, Horatio Nelson. (3) 1874 - 1878,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 5, Folder 15

To GHP: I. (47) 1858 - 1861.

Box 5, Folder 16

II. (28) 1862.

Box 5, Folder 17

III. (51) 1863.

Box 6, Folder 1

IV. (34) 1864 - 1865.

Box 6, Folder 2

V. (40) 1866 - 1867.

Box 6, Folder 3

VI. (30) 1868.

Box 6, Folder 4

VII. (32) 1869 - 1870.

Box 6, Folder 5

VIII. (53) 1871 - 1873.

Box 6, Folder 6

Peirce, Abby C. (2) 1860 - 1864.

Box 6, Folder 7

Peirce, Caroline P. (3) 1868 - 1874,to, Mr. and Mrs. GHP.

Box 6, Folder 8

Peirce, Eliza Mitchell (Mrs. EMP). (1) n.d.,to Mr. and Mrs. GHP.

Box 7, Folder 1

To GHP: I. (64) 1856 - 1859.

Box 7, Folder 2

II. (69) 1860 - 1862.

Box 7, Folder 3

III. (82) 1863 - 1866.

Box 7, Folder 4

IV. (83) 1867 - 1870.

Box 7, Folder 5

V. (51) 1871 - 1873.

Box 7, Folder 6

Bills, 1884 - 1886.

Box 7, Folder 7

Peirce, Eliza. (sister of GHP). (33) 1850 - 1880,to Mrs. EMP and Emily P.

Box 8, Folder 1

To GHP: I. (75) 1856 - 1861.

Box 8, Folder 2

II. (77) 1862 - 1869.

Box 8, Folder 3

Peirce, Eliza Philips. (1) 1862.

Box 8, Folder 4

Peirce, Emily Mitchell. (c. 75) Written from Europe to Mrs. EMP and Eliza P.

Box 8, Folder 5

To GHP: I. (80) 1856 - 1861.

Box 8, Folder 6

II. (88) 1862 - 1866.

Box 8, Folder 7

III. (56) 1867 - 1870.

Box 8, Folder 8

IV. (33) 1871 - 1873.

Box 8, Folder 9

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Box 8, Folder 10

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Box 9, Folder 1

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Box 9, Folder 2

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Box 9, Folder 3

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Box 9, Folder 4

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Box 9, Folder 5

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Box 9, Folder 6

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Box 9, Folder 7

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Box 9, Folder 8

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Box 9, Folder 9

Peirce, William Putnam. (28) 1856 - 1859.

Box 10, Folder 1

Pickford, C.R.P. (3) 1873.

Box 10, Folder 2

Pollard, Samuel S. (12) 1856 - 1862.

Box 10, Folder 3

Putnam, George D. (9) 1856 - 1863.

Box 10, Folder 4

Ranlett, Charles A. Jr. (1) 1873.

Box 10, Folder 5

Reed, T. Frank. (80) 1856 - 1872.

Box 10, Folder 6

Richards, Henry. (15) 1856 - 1868.

Box 10, Folder 7

Sage, Edward. (20) 1862 - 1868.

Box 10, Folder 8

Sampson, Martin W. (1) 1896,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 10, Folder 9

San Jacintor, pursor of the. (1) n.d.

Box 10, Folder 10

Sietterrlaeur, Ino. (1) 1858

Box 10, Folder 10

Smith, Charles C. (1) 1856.

Box 10, Folder 11

Stedman, Grace. (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 10, Folder 12

Stone, Eliza J. (1) 1872.

Box 10, Folder 13

Trott, Charles H. (8) 1856 - 1859.

Box 10, Folder 14

Tucker, Richard Dalton. I. (71) 1858 - 1866.

Box 10, Folder 15

II. (41) 1867 - 1868.

Box 10, Folder 16

III. (113) 1869 - 1873.

Box 11, Folder 1

Van Rensselaer, P. S. (1) 1868.

Box 11, Folder 2

von Glehn, E. (1) 1873.

Box 11, Folder 3

Walker, Marcus. (1) 1856.

Box 11, Folder 4

Ware, Sarah E. (1) 1863.

Box 11, Folder 5

Weld, Daniel. (1) 1871.

Box 11, Folder 6

Whipple, E. K. (1) May 3to Mrs. GHP.

Box 11, Folder 7

Williams, Charles F. (2) 1858.

Box 11, Folder 8

Williams, William B. (20) 1860 - 1867.

Box 11, Folder 9

Wilson, Lucy L. (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 11, Folder 10

Worthington, Thomas. (1) 1892,to George J. P.

Box 11, Folder 11

Worthington, Nellie. (1) 1892,to Mrs. GHP.

Box 11, Folder 12

Wyman, Charles. (8) 1873 - 1874,to Mrs. GHP, Mrs. EMP.

Scope and Content Note

(see addition list)
Box 11, Folder 13

To GHP: I. (120) 1856 - 1866.

Box 11, Folder 14

To GHP: II. (138) 1867 - 1874.

Box 11, Folder 15

Wyman, Margaret Eaton. (12) 1856 - 1873.

 

Books and Ledgers

 

Peele, Hubbell and Co. Printed press book, with enclosed business circulars.

Box 12, Folder 1

I. 1856 - 1863.

Box 12, Folder 2

II. 1864 - 1870.

Box 12, Folder 3

III. 1872 - 1873(circulars only).

 

Peirce, George H. Correspondence copybook and abstracts of incoming Peele, Hubbell and Co. mail; diary.

Box 12, Folder 4a

I. Diary, June - October 1856.

Box 12, Folder 4b

II. Copybook, 1868 - September 1869.

Box 12, Folder 5

III. September 1869 - April 1871.

Box 13, Folder 1

IV. May 1871 - August 1872.

Box 13, Folder 2

V. August 1872 - December 1873.

 

Peirce, George H. Account Books.

Box 13, Folder 3

I. Business accounts (private ventures).

Box 13, Folder 4

II. Private accounts.

Box 13, Folder 5

Book of pro forma invoices and price computation tables.

Box 14, Folder 1

Oversize ledger. Business accounts. 1866 - 1873.

 

Notebooks.

 

I. Contains a few letters and bible verses learned by young George J. Peirce

 

II. c. 1889;essays and notes.

Box 14, Folder 2

III. c. 1889 - 1890;notes on animal morphology.

 

Notebooks. Mrs. George H. Peirce.

Box 14, Folder 3

I. Recipes; II. Expense accounts; III. Verse. IV, Misc. Notes

Box 14, Folder 4

Book. Philippine tariffs; dated November 21, 1860.

Box 14, Folder 5

Bennett's Handbook For Norway For 1870.

Box 14, Folder 6

Mercantile Review (English and Spanish). multiple copies 10/31/1873; 11/14/1873; 11/28/1873; 12/12/1873.

 

Miscellaneous and Oversize

Box 14, Folder 7

Student Visa issued to George P. Peirce, 1893.

Box 14, Folder 8

Christmas cards. Late 19th. century.

Box 14, Folder 9

PHOTOGRAPHS.

Box Box 15

Miscellany, including:

Box Box 16

(a) European trip;

Box Box 17

(b) verse fragments.

Othertype oversize file

1. English High School Association, Boston, Massachusetts. Life Membership certificate, May 1, 1872.

Othertype oversize file

2. Oversize photo albums; two of Manila and Philippines; one of HongKong, Canton, Macao, Peking.

Othertype oversize file

3. Oversize map of Manila.

Othertype oversize file

4. Issustracion Filipina, various issues, 1859 - 1860.

 

5. Portrait of woman, in gilt frame.

Othertype oversize file

6. Water colors (4), depicting Manila earthquake.

 

7. Paperweight. Metal horse.

Note

in MSS Division (for use of desk)
 

8. Seal. Ivory, in leather case.

 

9. Money pouches (3), leather,

 

10. Metal nib pen.

 

11. Copper printing plate for business card of GHP.

 

12. Magnifying glass without handle.

Note

[UNK] MSS Division (for use at desk)
 

13. Embroidered pouch.

 

14. Copper printing plate, with some printed cards, of Mrs. GHP.

 

15. Keys (2); wax seal in envelope.

 

16. Money purse, blue knit.

 

17. Glasses, wire rim (4), with cases.

Folder folder, Box box 14/9

18. Photos of curtoons

Folder folder

Name slips

Folder folder

Clippings

 

Fragments:

Box 18, Folder 1

Business correspondence.

Box 18, Folder 2

Diary.

Box 18, Folder 3

Address Book.

 

Passports:

Box 18, Folder 4

George H. Peirce, 1873.(Issued by Philippines).

Box 18, Folder 5

Lydia E. Peirce, 1874.(Issued by United States).

Box 18, Folder 6

Receipts.

Box 18, Folder 7

Bills.

Box 18, Folder 8

Invoice files.

Box 18, Folder 9

Business Circulars.

Box 18, Folder 10

Business cards.

Box 18, Folder 11

Copybook entries. Telegrams.

Box 18, Folder 12

Deeds.

Box 18, Folder 13

Peirce Family Crest.

ADDITION AT END

 

4-11-71Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3 sides
 

5-5-71Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

9-21-71Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

10-21-71Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

11-21-71Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

3-20-73Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

5-6-73Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

6-19-73Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

10-19/20-58Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 2 fragment
 

2-21/27-60Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 2 fragment
 

8-26-61Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 + (copy) 1/2 sheet
 

10-25-61Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

5 25-63Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

1-29-64Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

5-10-64Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

11-10-64Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

11-25-64Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

4-11-65Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

11-14-65Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

5-4-66Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

5-18-66Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4
 

6-15-1857Boston Charles G. French to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

10-21-1867Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

3-24-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

4-9-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

5-22-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

6-19-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

7-3-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 2 sides
 

7-17-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 2 sides
 

10-22-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

11-6-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

11-20-1868Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

2-12-1869Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

2-20-1869Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

3-12-1869Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 2 sides
 

4-9-1869Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

5-21-1869Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

7-2-1869Boston Char. F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

7-29-1864Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 4 sides
 

9-23-1869Boston

Physical Description: 3 sides
 

10-7-69Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

11-19-69Boston Charles F. Wyman to Geo. H. Pierce

Physical Description: 3
 

12-2-69

Physical Description: 4
 

2-21-70Boston

Physical Description: 3
 

7-15-70

Physical Description: 2 (faded)
 

9-22-70

Physical Description: 3
 

10-7-70

Physical Description: 3
 

10-22-70

Physical Description: 3
 

2-10-71

Physical Description: 4