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Register of the Burrell Family Papers, 1824-1882
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1) Burrell Letters Title Page


2) Burrell Letters California Historical Quarterly photocopies


1.2 BURRELL CORRESPONDENCE, 1824-1852 [typed transcriptions; letters are from Clarissa Wright Burrell unless otherwise indicated]


1) Introduction, information on Clarissa Wright Burrell [3 pp. on pink paper]


2)-Elizur Wright, Tallmadge, Portage Co., Ohio, 4-10-24


3)-Miss Martha Wright, Worthington, Ohio, 12-21-28


4)-Miss Martha Wright, 12-22-28


5)-Mrs. Amelia Hanford, Windham, Portage Co., Ohio, 5-16-34


6)-Mrs. Clarissa Wright, Tallmadge, Summit Co., Ohio 5-11-40[3 pp.]


7)-To Clarissa Wright, Tallmadge, Rev. Mr. Breck , "My DC" from Elizur Wright, Aurora, 2-2-52.




1) The trip from the Valley to the Mountain Home as written by Mr. Burrell. Description of family moving to the Santa Cruz Mountains.


2)*-Mrs. Amelia Hanford, Tallmadge, Portage Co., Ohio,2-28-50 [3 pp.]


3)*-Mr. Norton, Dear Friends, 1-21-51[pncl. note; 2 pp.]


4)*-Lyman J Burrell Dear Husband, Santa Clara Co., Calif., 12-25-51 [pencil note, Mrs. Hirsch]


5)*-LJB, Dear Husband, 2-24-52 [3 pp.]


6)*-do., 3-3-52 [2 pp.]


7)*-do., 3-20-52 [2 pp.]


8)*-do., 4-5-52 [2 pp.]


9)*-do., 4-25-52 [2 pp.]


10)*-do., 6-23-52 [3 pp.]


11)*-do., 7-9-52 [2 pp.]


12)*-do., 8-18-52 [2 pp.]


13)*-LJB from CWB, Boston, 9-19-52


14)*-From Elizur Wright, Boston to CWB, 10-16-52


15)*-Brother and sisters, 2-12-52 [3 pp; arrival in California]


16)*-Lyman J. Burrell, Santa Clara, Santa Clara, Co., Cal., Dear Brother and Sister Burrell from brother Wm. Hanford,Tallmadge, 12-21-53 [3 pp.]


17)*-Mrs. Amelia Hanford, Tallmadge, Summit Co., Ohio, Dear Brother and Sister, 3-4-54 [4 pp.]


18)*-Rev. William Hanford, Tallmadge Summit Co., Ohio, Dear Brother & sister, 3-19-[54] [3 pp.]


19)*-Rev. William Hanford, Dear Brother and Sister, 9-6-54 [4 pp.]


20)*-Brother and Sister, 2-25-55 [3 pp.]


21)*-do., 12-14-55 [3 pp.]


22)-Misses Martha and Clara, n.d.


23)*-Dear Brother and sister, 6-1-56 [4 pp.]


24)*-Lucy Wright Lewis, 8-17-56 [4 pp.]


25)*-Martha and Clara, n.d.


1.4 BIRNEY BURRELL DIARIES, 1852-1862 [typed transcriptions]


1) 10-16-52 to 2-6-53 [pp. 1-31]


2) *1-31-53 to 6-9-53 [pp. 1-35]


3) 3-7-54 to 1-8-55 [pp.1-6]


4) 6-1-55 to 1-31-56, [pp.1-39]


5) 1857 [pp. 1-5]


6) 1859 [pp. 1-6]


7) 1860 [pp. 1-3]


8) 1862 [pp. 1-14]


1.5 MOUNTAIN MESSENGER PUBLICATIONS [there are two copies of each item in this file]


1)-To editor from Yocup Snider, 3-3-62


2)-To Editor from Observer, Summit, 3-3-62


3)-Poetry: "When I Mean to Marry"


4)-Peter Stefle. "Fragment of Romance"


5)-"Mr. Ed from One of the Stork Species"


6)-"Mr. Ed from Josh & Co."; To Editor from Frank, 3-6-62


7)-Advertisement: Haunc Snider; Notice to Batchelors


8)-"Mr. Miner from a farmer's son"


9)-December, Mountain Home "To Uncle Frank" for the Youth's Cabinet, [2 pp.]


10)-"Dear Uncle Frank" for the Youth's Cabinet [2 pp.]


11-To Aunt Sue, assistant editor, Woodworth Youth's Cabinet; "Dear Aunt Sue" from JBB


12)-To Francis Woodworth editor of Woodworth's Youth Cabinet, Santa Clara Co., Cal., "Dear Uncle Frank," from JBB


13)-"My letters To Daniel Lewis": "Dear Cousin" from Birney, Mountain Home, 9-2-55


14)-"Dear Cousin Daniel" from Birney, Mountain Home, 12-16-55


15)-do., 12-16-55


16)-To Howard Burrell; "Dear Cousin from Birney," 5-29-55 [5 pp.]


17-Journal account of bear story


18)-Butter account, 1855


19)-Register of hogs, 1854


20)-Register of cattle, 1854; Register of horses


1.6 MOUNTAIN ECHOES PUBLICATIONS [reminiscences of Lyman J. Burrell publ. in this 1882 typescript journal]


1) Mountain Echoes 1:1-1:4 (12-31-81 to 4-1-82) "Recollections of an Octogenarian," by Lyman J. Burrell. [typescript on tissue paper]


2) Another set on 8" x 14" paper.


2) Photograph of group [subjects identified]


3) Photograph of house




1) Notes on family genealogy and notes on Burrell letters [beige composition book]


2) Stuart description of finding the Burrell letters; notes on Burrell family [beige composition book]


3) Another version of above [typescript]


4) "Introduction" & description of Burrell family and letters [11] by R.R. Stuart? [typescript]