This collection contains papers and correspondence of George J. Abbot (1812-1879), a member of a prominent family of New England
educators, and the related families of Emery, Gilman, Nicholas, and Throop families. Included are correspondence between Abbot
and Edward Everett Hale, family photographs, a volume of printer's proofs, and newspaper clippings relating to Daniel Webster.
George Jacob Abbot (1812-1879), member of a prominent family of New England educators, and friend of Edward Everett Hale and
Daniel Webster, served as American consul to Sheffield, England, after 1865.
5.5 Linear Feet
(4 boxes, 2 volumes )
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