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box 1, folder 1

1827 - 1859

 

1. Erminia Nash Worcester to Erminia Nash. Family record [1827] Aug. 23.

 

2. Daniel Nash to Erminia Nash. Preaching, conversion and family news. 1827, Nov. 19.

 

3. Daniel Nash to Erminia Nash. Scripture, beliefs and conversion. 1831, Nov. 28.

 

4. Almeda Nash to Erminia Nash (sisters). Death of father, Daniel: Dec. 20, 1831. Fragment. 1832, April 13.

 

5. E[zra] A. Pool to Erminia Nash. Account of cholera attacks at Lane Seminary in Ohio. 1833, July 14 - Aug. 21.

 

6. Uriah and L. Church to Roxey Ann Hoagles. Family news. 1849, Jan. 22.

 

7A. Sarah B. Nash to Seymour W. Nash. 1853, Aug. 11.

 

7. Sarah B. Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Noyes, Oneida, missionary work at Newark, personal, Macknetts and fish excursion, Putney. 1852, Sept. 5.

 

8. Sarah B. Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Mail passed at breakfast table, trip into the hills with Mallorys, whortleberry excursion, the Howards leave Oneida, John Howard, Mr. Hamilton, Atwood, Mr. Burt, Deborah, Wealthy and Russell Knowles. 1853, Aug. 15.

 

9. Sarah B. Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Knowles family and visit of Mr. Burt and Mr. Miller, Constant Bosworth, Marther Bosworth, Betsy, Almeda and Edwin. 1853, Sept. 6.

 

9A. Daniel P. Nash to Edwin. 1853, Sep. 30.

 

9B. Daniel P. Nash to Edwin. 1853, Nov. 10.

 

10. W. [Atwood] Knowles to Seymour [W.] Nash. Arrival at Oneida, Mr. Burnham, Deborah. 1854, March 1.

 

11. [Sarah B. Nash]. Harriet A. Hall, Mrs. Harriet A. Noyes, arrival of Daniel and Sophia. 1854, May 18.

 

12. D[aniel] P[ool] Nash to Dear Friends. Sophia's health. (Died May 24) 1854, May 21.

 

12A. Sarah B. Nash to Seymour W. Nash. 1854, Aug. 7.

 

13. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour [W. Nash]. Personal, Brooklyn and Newark families to return to Oneida. [1854], Oct. 7.

 

14. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Brooklyn and Newark groups coming to Oneida, Hellen [sic] Noyes, Mrs. Miller. 1854, Nov. 23.

 

15. Oneida. S[arah] B. N[ash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal, Seymour's safe arrival, Mr. Hatch and Hial [Waters], Mr. Ackley, Ellen [Nash], Mrs. Olds, bible classes. 1854, Aug. 11.

 

16. Oneida. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour [W. Nash]. Mr. Noyes and Pitt to leave for Brooklyn, personal, bible game, Dr. Beach, Wealthy, Brother William, Ellen Mrs. Miller, Mrs. Sylvia Hamilton. 1854, Aug. 27.

 

17. Champion. W. A.[twool] Knowles to Dear Brother [Seymour W. Nash?]. Beborah and Egbert, Edmond's death. [1855 or 1856], Feb.

 

18. Daniel P[ool] Nash to Dear Friends [Mr. and Mrs. Uriah Church]. Invitation to visit. 1856, June 22.

 

19. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Arrival in Wallingford [Sept. 23], Mr. Cragin. 1858, Sept. 30.

 

20. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal, S.W.N.'s visit, note on verso by Mrs. S. J. Clarke. [1858?], Oct. 27.

 

21. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal, Mrs. Miller going to Oneida, can't go to New Haven. [1858?], Oct. 30.

 

22. Edwin S. Nash to Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church. Death of Hial Waters, Thomas & Gilbert. 1858, Dec. 26.

 

23. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal. [1858?], Dec. 30.

 

24. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Mr. Cragin ill, Harriet A. & Abby B. 1859, Jan. 22.

 

25. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Wallingford, personal, health, Jane Abbott and Louisa. [1859 or later], Feb. 25.

 

26. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal, new room, misses Mrs. Miller. 1859, Mar. 10.

 

26A. Sarah B. Nash to Dear Brother. 1859, May 22.

 

27. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Visitors, Mr. Inslee, Mrs. De Wolf, picking strawberries, Mr. Thayer & Florilla. 1859, June 19.

 

28. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal, Abby's baby, note from Ellen, strawberries. 1859, June 25.

 

29. Seymour W. Nash to Sarah B. Nash. Personal. 1859, July 24.

 

30. [Sarah B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Health, Mrs. Clark, Mrs. Hatch, Mr. Noyes to visit, Ellen. [1859, July].

 

31. Edwin S. Nash to Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church. Working in Buffalo, wants to be a sailor. 1859, Nov. 27.

box 1, folder 2

1860 - 1862

 

1. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal, Mrs. Clark, Mr. Ackley et al. 1860, Jan. 26.

 

2. Sarah [B. Nash] to Seymour W. Nash. Personal, S.W.N. to visit Wallingford. 1860, Feb. 15.

 

2A. Sarah B. Nash to Seymour W. Nash. 1860, Feb. 25.

 

3. Olive [Ann Nash] to Edwin S. Nash. Mrs. Dunn, Father, E.S.N. at New Haven. 1861, July 5.

 

4. Daniel P. Nash to [Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church]. Edwin joins Ellsworth's Regiment. 1861, Oct. 7.

 

5. Edwin [S. Nash] to [Uriah Church]. Enlists in Ellsworth's Regiment of 44th N. Y. Volunteers, review, Peliz Cranston & Eugene Dunham, Col. Stryker, camp living. 1861, Oct. 12.

 

6. Edwin S. Nash to Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church. Hall's Hill, Va., march from Albany, picket duty, review by Gen. McClellan. 1861, Nov. 17.

 

7. Edwin S. Nash to Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church. Picket duty. [1862,] Jan. 31.

 

8. Edwin S. Nash to Rillie [Florilla Nash]. Describes companions. 1862, Jan. 31.

 

9. Edwin S. Nash to [Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church]. From Chesapeak Hospital, Ft. Monroe, Hampton. Manassas evacuated & still burning, Merimac & Monitor. 1862, Apr. 14

 

9A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1862, May [10].

 

10. Daniel Pool Nash to [Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church]. Sends strawberries, word from Edwin. 1862, July 14.

 

11. Edwin S. Nash to Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church. Wounded prisners from Richmond. 1862, July 29.

 

12. [Jennie N. Knowles] to [S. W.] Nash. Letter to and from David. 1862, Sept. 8.

 

13. Daniel P. Nash to Uriah Church. 1862, Sept. 30.

 

14. Edwin S. Nash to Olive Nash. Reasons for fighting. [1862], Sept. 30.

 

15. Edwin S. Nash to Rillie [Florilla Nash]. Hospital duties and wards. 1862, Oct. 3.

 

16. Edwin S. Nash to [Daniel P. Nash]. Emancipation Proclamation, return to Community faith. 1862, Oct. 3.

 

17. Jennie N. Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. 1862, Oct. 22.

 

18. Edwin S. Nash to Olive Nash. Death of Mrs. U. Church, Uncle Seymour, Aunt Sarah and Ellen. [1862], Oct. 26.

 

19. Edwin S. Nash to [Daniel P. Nash]. Grandmother's death, Circular. [1862, Oct. or Nov.].

 

20. Edwin S. Nash to [Florilla Nash?]. Loneliness, sick, ordered to report to regiment. 1862, Nov. 16.

 

21. Jennie N. Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. Criticism, death of one of Seymour's children? 1862, Nov. 24.

 

22. Jennie N. Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. 1862, Dec. 12.

 

23. Edwin S. Nash to [Daniel P. Nash]. Opposite Fredericksburg, building pontoon bridges under fire. 1862, Dec. 12.

 

24. Edwin S. Nash to [Daniel P. Nash]. Near Falmouth, battle of Fredericksburg, destruction. 1862, Dec. 17.

 

25. Edwin S. Nash to Ellen [Nash]. Camp life, description, Old Point, battle, sentry duty. 1862, Dec. 27.

box 1, folder 3-6

1863

 

1. Edwin S. Nash to Uriah Church. Condolence. 1863, Jan. 10.

 

2. Erminia Nash Worcester. Abstract from a Journal. Family records, residences, assistant missionary to Cherokee Nation at Creek Path, 1831 Georgia laws imprison missionaries. 1863, Jan. 13.

 

3. Edwin S. Nash to [Daniel Pool Nash]. Saw his letters in Circular, marching orders. 1863, Jan. 17.

 

4. Edwin [S. Nash] to [Daniel Pool Nash]. Marching orders. [1863], Jan. 18.

 

5. James N. Knowles To the community. Reflections on the war. 1863, Jan. 30.

 

6. David Watson Knowles and Jennie N. Knowles to the Community. 1863, Feb. [9].

 

7. Edwin S. Nash to [Daniel Pool Nash]. Still near Falmouth, no pay. 1863, Feb. 12.

 

8. Edwin S. Nash to [Uriah Church]. Rest, snow storm, description of living quarters. 1863, Feb. 16.

 

9. Edwin S. Nash to Olive Nash. Theatricals, family, Mr. Knowles' visit. 1863, Feb. 20.

 

10. John S. Freeman to Mr. Nash. 1863, Feb. 21.

 

11. Edwin S. Nash to Daniel P. Nash. Term of service, faith. 1863, Mar. 1.

 

12. David Watson Knowles to the Community. Medical Director's Office, 11th Corps, Stafford Court House, Va. Gen. Sigel, account of leave. 1863, Mar. 2.

 

13. James N. Knowles to the Community. Stafford C. H., Va., generals do not understand each other. 1863, Mar. 3.

 

14. Edwin S. Nash to Rillie [Florilla] Nash. Rillie is 21, Burnside, improved rations. [1863], Mar. 4.

 

15. David Watson Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. New quarters, an attempted suicide and other patients and cures. 1863, Mar. 7.

 

16. Jennie N. Knowles to Community Friends. Husbands visit, community dress, influenza. 1863, Mar. 7.

 

17. David Watson Knowles to [S. W.] Nash. and Community. James transferred to Baltimore. 1863, Mar. 17.

 

18. David Watson Knowles to [S. W.] Nash. James arrived in Baltimore, Kelly's Ford battle. [1863,] Mar. 24.

 

19. David Watson Knowles to Wallingford Community. With poem. Gen. Howard and Gen. Tambert. 1863, Apr. 2.

 

20. Edwin S. Nash to My Dear Sister. To move. 1863, Apr. 14.

 

21. Edwin S. Nash to [Daniel P. Nash]. Rain delays march, anticipating battle. 1863, Apr. 14.

 

22. Edwin S. Nash to dear Sister. Letter of May [8] (missing) to father describes battle (Fredericksburg?). 1863, May [10].

 

23. David Watson Knowles to [S. W.] Nash et al. Account of a battle in early May, Gen. Hooker, Gordonsville, retreat, [Chancellorsville?]. 1863, May 10.

 

24. Deborah [W.] Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. Death of Docia, letter from Wealthy, Atwood, Egbert and Ellen. 1863, May 11.

 

25. Jennie N. Knowles to Kind Friends. David safe, James' visit. 1863, May 14.

 

26. Edwin S. Nash to Olive Ann Nash. Rappahanock R. at Kelly's Ford, van-guard, Ely's Ford and first rebels, Gen. Meade, Chancellorsville. 1863, May 20.

 

27. A. W. Carr to Capt. [Charles W. Gibbs] of Co. J. 44th N. Y. Volunteers. Written for D. P. Nash enquiring about Edwin. 1863, May 20.

 

28. Edwin S. Nash to Daniel P. Nash. 1863, May 26.

 

29. Edwin S. Nash to Daniel P. Nash. 1863, May 30.

 

30. Edwin S. Nash to [Florilla Nash]. Aldie, Va., Middleburg and Ashby's Gap battle, Pierceville, Va., Battle of Gettysburgh - lost 1/3 of regiment. 1863, Jun. 23-July 19.

 

31. Jennie N. Knowles to S. W. Nash. Husband's leave, missed Gettysburg. 1863, July 8.

 

32. Edwin S. Nash to Olive Ann Nash. Middleburg skirmish and Ashby's Gap, Gettysburg left flank, written near White Planes. [1863], July 24.

 

33. Edwin S. Nash to Daniel P. Nash. Warrenton, Va., problem of mail, repeat of #32, Lt. Eugene Dunham killed at Gettysburg, met D. W. Knowles. [1863], Aug. 2.

 

34. Edwin S. Nash to Daniel P. Nash. Beverly Ford, pocket picked of $40 pay. 1863, Aug. 30.

 

35. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Sister [Florilla Nash?]. Fragment, Beverly Ford. 1863, Sept. 1.

 

36. Edwin S. Nash to [Olive or Ellen Nash?] Culpepper, Va., personal, meeting with D. W. Knowles, Centreville. 1863, Sept. 25.

 

37. Edwin S. Spaulding to [Seymour and Sarah Nash?]. Impressions of newcomer to Oneida. 1863, Oct. 11.

 

38. David Watson Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. U. S. General Hospital, Gettysburg. Jennie with him, in charge of Dispensary, summary of summer, Dr. Suckly, meeting Edwin Nash. 1863, Oct. 23.

 

39. Jennie N. Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. 1863, Oct. 26.

 

40. Edwin S. Nash to Olive and Ellen Nash. Near Warrenton Junction, Brandy Station. 1863, Nov. 4.

 

41. Edwin S. Nash to Daniel P. Nash and Sisters. Kelly's Ford, Bealton. 1863, Nov. 15.

 

42. Edwin S. Nash to My Dear Sisters. Mountain Creek, Rappahannock Station, Wilderness. 1863, Nov. 24.

 

43. Mrs. Charlotte Augusta Miller to Seymour W. Nash. A criticism re: Louisa. 1863, Dec. 16.

 

44. Edwin S. Nash to Daniel P. Nash. Rappahannock Station, cousin Edwin Spaulding, Oneida business prosperity and hired help, Gen. French. 1863, Dec. 24.

 

45. Edwin S. Nash to Florilla Nash. Rappahannock Station, Leonora (child of Florilla and Cornelius Hatch?), Circular moved to Wallingford, Seymour and Sarah at Oneida, exchange of coffee & tobacco with rebels. 1863, Dec. 29.

box 1, folder 8-11

1864 - 1865

 

1. Edwin S. Nash to Olive Ann Nash. Personal 1864, Jan. 10.

 

2. John S. Freeman to [S. W.] Nash. School teacher in Schnectady. 1864, Jan. 26.

 

3. Edwin S. Nash to [Florilla Nash?]. Alexandria, train guards, activities, beliefs, meals. 1864, Feb. 5.

 

4. David Watson Knowles to [S. W.] Nash. Annapolis, Md., consecration of Gettysburg battlefield, esteem for Lutherans. 1864, Feb. 7.

 

5. Edwin S. Nash to [Olive Ann Nash?]. Mostly personal. 1864, Feb. 28.

 

6. E. L. Spaulding to S. W. Nash. and Almeda [Nash] Spaulding to [S. W. Nash et al]. Edwin S. Spaulding leaves Community. 1864, Mar. 20.

 

7. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Edwin Spaulding, flower garden, Elizabeth Hawley. 1864, Apr. 10.

 

8. David Watson Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. 1864, Apr. 11.

 

9. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Plants arrive, etc. 1864, May 1.

 

10. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Friends. On steamer Baltimore, Chesapeake Bay. In a battle near Richmond Wilderness, wounded & taken prisoner but re-captured, Gen. Custer. 1864, May 16.

 

11. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Sisters. Battle at Wilderness, looses knapsack. 1864, May 31.

 

12. Wealthy [A. Knowles] to Sarah [B. Nash]. Champion farm, Charlie, Sarah & Daty, Mercy, Charille, Hiram Knowles, Samuel, Atwood, Spauldings leave, Russel, Deborah, Edmund dead?, Volucia, William and Emily. [1864], May 31.

 

13. David Watson Knowles to S. W. Nash. Gettysburg relics, fans, debris, making fans, Jennie in N. Y. and Conn., Gen. Grant. 1864, June 7.

 

14. (begun May 26). Edwin S. Nash to Dear Friends. Battle of the Wilderness, hit by a stray shot, captured. [1864, June 12]

 

15. (begun earlier). Edwin S. Nash to Dear Friends. Captured, Gen. Law's HQs, trading with captors, no food, Beaver Dam Station, re-taken by Gen. Custer (description), Gen. Sheridan. Fragment. 1864, June 12

 

15A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1864, June 17.

 

16. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Sisters. Petersburg, burns old letters, man wounded as he writes, personal. 1864, June 24.

 

17. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Friends. Petersburg, opinion of Confederacy & Confederates, soldiers are children & old men in last army, desertions, Old Church, Chickahominy. 1864, July 2.

 

18. Edwin S. Nash to Olive Ann Nash. Heat, flowers and plants, personal. [1864], July 10.

 

18A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Brother & Sister. 1864, July 10.

 

19. Edwin S. Nash to Rillie [Florilla Nash]. Independence Day. [1864], July 11.

 

20. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Friends. Siege of Petersburg, trenches. 1864, July 25.

 

21. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Sisters. Six Mile Station, term ends the 24th. 1864, Sept. 18.

 

22. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash?]. Trip hom, Deborah ill, letter from Edmund Spaulding, Egbert Knowles. 1864, Oct. 2.

 

23. Edwin S. Nash to Dear Sisters. Albany, to be mustered out this week. 1864, Oct. 2.

 

24. Edwin S. Nash to [Sisters]. Fragment, 3 months to end of term. [1864].

 

25. W. Atwood Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. Sorry he left Community & wishes to return. 1865, Jan. 27.

 

26. John Humphrey Noyes to [Peggy Noyes]. 1865, Jan. 29.

Container Summary: A copy.
 

27. Wealthy A. Knowles to Sarah B. Nash. Family news. 1865, Jan. 29.

 

28. Rillie [Florilla Nash] to Edwin S. Nash. She is 23, personal. 1865, Mar. 2.

 

29. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Family news. 1865, Apr. 23.

 

30. W. Atwood Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. Money for Community. 1865, Apr. 24.

 

31. John S. Freeman to [Seymour W. Nash]. Theology. 1865, May 28.

 

31A. John S. Freeman to My Dear Brother. 1865, Sept.

 

32. John S. Freeman to [Seymour W. Nash]. 1865, June 28.

 

33. Rillie [Florilla Nash] to Edwin S. Nash. Olive to join Edwin in the Office. 1865, Aug. 29.

General note

sept. 65
 

34. Wealthy A. Knowles to Sarah & Seymour Nash. Family news, Egbert's marriage, Daty is 14. 1865, Oct. 1.

 

35. John S. Freeman to [S. W. Nash]. Dr. Hickok, college, equal suffrage, eight-hour system brother Charles. 1865, Oct. 31.

 

36. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Deborah prejudiced against Seymour, personal & family. 1865.

box 1, folder 12-14

1866 - 1869

 

1. [Florilla Nash] to Edwin S. Nash. Personal and family. 1866, Jan. 3.

 

2. John S. Freeman to [Seymour W.] Nash. 1866, Feb. 18.

 

3. Mrs. C. E. Baker to Seymour W. Nash. About herself and Wallingford. 1866, Feb. 24.

 

4. John S. Freeman to [Seymour W. Nash]. Brother's illness. 1866, Mar. 28.

 

5. [Harriett] A. Noyes to Seymour W. Nash. New teeth. 1866, Apr. 10.

 

6. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Family news, death of Noah McNitt, her husband not in sympathy with Community. 1866, Apr. 11.

 

7. Mrs. C. E. Baker to Seymour W. Nash. Mr. & Mrs. Smith, inquires about Sarah B. Nash, people at Wallingford. 1866, Apr. 23.

 

8. George Cragin to Seymour W. Nash. John S. Freeman's application to join Community. 1866, May [24].

 

9. John S. Freeman to [S. W. Nash]. Plans to go to Oneida on trial. 1866, June 4.

 

10. John S. Freeman to [S. W. Nash]. Grandmother ill, mother returned from Oneida. 1866, July 16.

 

11. Wealthy Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Family & neighborhood news, George Loomis. 1866, Aug. [8].

 

12. [W. Atwood and Deborah Knowles] to Seymour & Sarah Nash. Family news. 1866, Sept. 5.

 

13. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Personal & family, 40 yrs. since they gave themselves to God, Mrs. E. P. Freeman. 1866, Sept. 23.

 

14. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Atwood has returned from Community, Mercy to be married. 1866, Dec. 2.

 

15. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Egbert's twins. 1867, Jan. 13.

 

15A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1867, Jan. 5.

 

16. Unknown to Unknown. Egbert's twins. [1867, Jan.].

 

17. W. Atwood Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash?]. A note not addressed. [1867], Mar. 6.

 

17A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1867, Mar. 15.

 

18. Deborah [Knowles] to Sarah [B. Nash]. 1867, Mar. 18.

 

18A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1867, Apr. 1.

 

19. W. Atwood Knowles to [Seymour & Sarah Nash]. Family problems. 1867, Apr. 5.

 

20. W. Atwood Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. 1867, Apr. 24.

 

20A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1867, June 9.

 

21. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. 1867, July 7.

 

22. Ellen [Nash?] to Edwin S. Nash. Father ill. (Daniel P.?) 1867, July 10.

 

23. [Deborah Knowles] to Sarah [B. Nash]. Asks price of fruits. 1867, July 21.

 

23A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Brother. 1867, Aug. 20.

 

23B. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1867, Sep. 1.

 

24. Alice [Nash] to Edwin S. Nash. Willow Place, trap makers, father's illness. [1867], Sept. [7].

 

25. Olive [Ann Nash] to Edwin S. Nash. Mrs. Hawley father's nurse, Uncle Seymour, H. M. W. Rilla and Mrs. Skinner. 1867, Sept. 24.

 

26. Deborah W. Knowles to Seymour [W. Nash]. Personal, note by Atwood. 1867, Dec. 8.

 

27. W. Atwood Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. [1867], Dec. 12.

 

28. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Christmas celebration, Atwood, Mr. Freeman. 1867, [Dec.] 27.

 

29. [Deborah Knowles] to Seymour [W. Nash]. Personal, earthquake, Atwood, Singer sewing machine. 1868, Jan. 25.

 

30. Deborah W. Knowles to Seymour [W. Nash]. Atwood. 1868, Mar. 3.

 

30A. no sig. to Dear Sister. 1868, Mar. 5.

 

31. Deborah W. Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. Personal & note on scrap of paper. 1868, Apr. 5.

 

32. Deborah W. Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. [1868], Aug. 2.

 

33. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Sarah Knowles married, Egbert McNitt. 1868, Oct. 13.

 

34. [Charles] Olds to Seymour W. Nash. 1868, Nov. 29.

 

35. Erminia Nash Worcester to Seymour W. Nash. Family news since death of husband in 1859, Daniel (death?). 1868, Dec. 17.

 

36. C[harles] Olds to Seymour W. Nash. 1868, Dec. 20.

 

37. Erminia Nash Worcester to [Seymour W. Nash]. Family news, war occurrances. 1869, Mar. 18.

 

38. [Florilla Nash] to Edwin S. Nash Chess, duties, lessons. [1869], Apr. 22.

 

39. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Personal & family news. 1869, Oct. 14.

box 1, folder 15-18

1870-1876

 

1. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Family news. 1870, Jan. 6.

 

2. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. 1870, Mar. 6.

 

2A. Erminia N. Worcester to My dear brother. [18]70, Mar. 15.

 

3. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. There seems to be a great stir in the world, about the OC... 1870, Apr. 17.

 

3A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1870, June 27.

 

4. Thaxter Poole to [Seymour W. Nash]. History of the Poole family. 1870, [Aug.] 5.

 

4A. Erminia N. Worcester to My dear brother. 1870, Sep. 15.

 

5. Thaxter [UNK] to [Seymour W. Nash]. Flowers. 1871, Apr. 27.

 

6. Harriet [UNK] to [Seymour W. Nash]. News of Wallingford, death of Mr. Allen. 1871, May 5.

 

6A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Sister. 1871, July 30.

 

7. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Family news. 1871, Sept. 4.

 

8. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. Death of Sarah [B. Nash]. 1872, Jan. 15.

 

9. E. Higgins to Seymour W. Nash. Written to Wallingford. 1872, Mar. 23.

 

10. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Uriah Church dies, visit uncle Thaxter Poole. 1872, Mar. 27.

 

11. E. Higgins and B.T.T. to Seymour W. Nash. Seymour's fall. 1872, Apr. [14].

 

12. Mrs. L. E. Kelly to Seymour W. Nash. News of Oneida. 1872, May 8.

 

13. E. Higgins to Seymour W. Nash. 1872, May 12.

 

14. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. News of Community & Elinor. 1872, May 19.

 

15. Erastus A. V [UNK] to [S. W.] Nash. Mr. Kelly hurt, Seymour hurt leg in fall. [1872], May 22.

General note

5/26/72
 

15A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Brother. 1872, May 26.

 

16. Mrs. E. H. Allen to Seymour W. Nash. 1872, June 16.

 

17. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Aunt Erminia's death. 1872, July 27.

 

18. Hannah W. Hitchcock to Seymour W. Nash. Thanks for money for Erminia's funeral. 1872, Aug. 2.

 

19. Thaxter Poole to Seymour W. Nash. Family history. 1872, Oct. [29].

 

19A. Alice Eva to My Dear Uncle [Seymour W. Nash]. 1873, Jan. 18.

 

20. C. W. Underwood to Seymour W. Nash. 1873, Jan. 24.

 

21. [Deborah W. Knowles?] to [S. W. Nash]. Opinion of Oneida by outsiders, reminiscences. 1873, Jan. 26.

 

22. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Article in Circular on Grandfather Nash, asks about family history, Elinor. 1873, Feb. 9.

 

23. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Family history. 1873, Feb. 25.

 

24. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. 70 yrs. old. 1873, Mar. 23.

 

25. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. 1873, Apr. 23.

 

26. Olive Ann Nash to Seymour W. Nash. Duties, news. 1873, May 13.

 

27. Deborah Knowles to S. W. Nash. 1873, June 22.

 

28. W. Atwood Knowles to S. W. Nash. 1873, June 22.

 

29. Etta [Knowles] to [Seymour W. Nash]. 1873, July 4.

 

30. Olive Ann Nash to S. W. Nash. 1873, July 27.

 

31. W[illiam] S. Knowles to [Russel Knowles]. 1873, Dec. 16.

 

32. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. 1874, Jan. 23.

 

33. W. Atwood Knowles to S. W. Nash. Deborah very ill. 1874, Feb. 13.

 

34. W. Atwood Knowles to [S. W. Nash]. Deborah died. [1874?], Mar. 20.

 

35. Wealthy A. Knowles to [S. W. Nash]. With photo of Russel Knowles. 1874, Apr. 2.

 

36. [Joel Higgins] to Seymour W. Nash. Message from a seance? 1874, July 21.

 

37. E. Higgins to Seymour W. Nash. Explains #36. 1874, July 23.

 

38. Wealthy A. Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. 47th wedding anniversary. 1874, Nov. 27.

 

39. George Campbell to S. W. Nash. 1875, Jan. 16.

 

40. W. Atwood Knowles to [S. W. Nash]. 1875, Apr. 3.

 

41. Ellen A. Knowles to [S. W. Nash?]. 1875, Apr. 11.

 

42. Ellen A. Knowles to Seymour [W. Nash]. 1875, June 15.

 

43. Wealthy A. Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. 1875, Jul. 18.

 

44. Etta Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. 1875, Aug. 15.

 

45. Etta Knowles to Seymour [W. Nash]. 1875, Oct. 4.

 

46. W. Atwood Knowles to [S. W. Nash et al]. [1875].

 

47. Wealthy A. Knowles to [S. W. Nash]. 1876, Jan. 7.

 

48. Edwin S. Spaulding to Beloved ones. Death of his father. 1876, Jan. 25.

 

49. Wealthy A. Knowles to [S. W. Nash]. 1876, Mar. 21.

 

49A. Ellen to Dear Uncle. 1876, July 23.

 

50. L. L. Burt to S. W. Nash. Harriet Howard & John Cragin - question over child, Mr. Thayer's son, Mrs. Matthews. 1876, Jul. 24.

 

51. George D. Allen to [S. W. Nash?]. About watches. 1876, Nov. 1.

 

52. Mary R. Jones to S. W. Nash. Mr. Seymour and Victor. 1876, Dec. [15].

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1877-1945

 

1. Wealthy A. Knowles to [S. W. Nash]. 1877, Mar. 7.

 

2. Wealthy A. Knowles to [S. W. Nash]. Sugar making, brother Daniel. 1877, Apr. 4.

 

2A. Father to Percy. 1877, Apr. 24.

 

3. [Fanny M.?] Leonard to S. [W.] Nash. 1877, June 10.

 

4. S. A. Story to S. W. Nash. Mary's daughter born dead. 1877, June 23.

 

5. S. A. Story to S. W. Nash. Mary not to have more children. 1877, Jul. 2.

 

5A. F.U.L. (Leonard) to Mr. Nash. 1877, July 26.

 

6. S. A. Story to [S. W.] Nash. Death of her father & older sister, no hope of children. 1877, Jul. 28.

 

7. A. C. Sears to S. W. Nash. Foundation of new house at Oneida. 1877, Jul. 30.

 

8. [Fanny M.?] Leonard to [S. W.] Nash. Mary Jones, Victor leaves Community. 1877, Aug. 19.

 

9. [Charles] Olds to [S. W. Nash]. 1877, Sept. 6.

 

9A. E. Whitfield to Seymour W. Nash. 1877, Sep. 6.

 

10. S. W. Nash to Carrie A. [MacNett?]. At Litchfield for hayfever. 1877, Sept. 6.

 

11. Carrie A. [MacNett of Macknett?] to S. W. Nash. Letter from Edwin Nash. 1877, Sept. 6.

 

12. S. W. Nash to Carrie A. Macknett. Old cemetery at Litchfield. 1877, Sept. 8.

 

13. S. W. Nash to Carrie [A. Macknett]. 1877, Sept. 13.

 

13A. Seymour W. Nash to Carrie A. [Morknett]. 1877, Sep. 13+16.

 

14. F. R. Leonard to S. W. Nash. Seymour's hayfever from ragweed. 1877, Sept. 14.

 

15. [Charles] Olds to [S. W. Nash]. Martin's fall, Alice Ackley's new son. 1877, Sept. 18.

 

15A. E. Whitfield to Seymour W. Nash. 1877, Sep. 18.

 

16. S. W. Nash to Carrie A. [Macknett]. 1877, Sept. 20.

 

16A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. 1877, Oct. 3.

 

17. [Mary R. Jones] to S. W. Nash. (M. L. Prindle?). 1877, [?] 13.

General note

1/10/78
 

17A. Telegram to Edwin S. Nash from G. N. Miller. 1878, Jan. 10.

 

18. Carrie A. [Macknett] to S. W. Nash. 1878, June 18.

 

19. Olive Ann Nash to S. W. Nash. About his room. 1878, June 19.

 

20. Jane ? A [UNK] to S. W. Nash. [1878], June 21.

 

21. [H. A. W.] to [S. W.] Nash. 1878, Jul. 13.

 

22. Egbert P. Knowles to S. W. Nash. 1878, Jul. 28.

 

23. W[illiam] H.[Woolworth] to S. W. Nash. Work at Wallingford. 1878, Aug. 1.

 

24. Egbert P. Knowles & Ellen A. Knowles to S. W. Nash. Father's (Atwood) death. 1878, Aug. 9.

 

25. G. W. R[eeve] to [S. W.] Nash. Tornado or hurricane of Aug. 9 at Wallingford. 1878, Aug. 20.

 

26. W[illiam] H. Woolworth to [S. W.] Nash. Tornado, destruction. 1878, Aug. 21.

 

27. E[lizabeth] Whitfield to S. W. Nash. 1878, Aug. 21.

 

28. E[lizabeth] G. Hawley to S. W. Nash. 1878, Aug. 21.

 

29. Ellen Nash to S. W. Nash. 1878, Aug. 21.

 

30. Mary Louise [UNK] to S. W. Nash. 1878, Aug. 21.

 

30A. Wealthy A. Knowles to Dear Brother. 1878, Aug. 23.

 

31. Ellen Nash to S. W. Nash. Seymour's accident. 1878, Dec. 15.

 

32. Edwin S. Spaulding to [S. W. Nash]. Death of his mother (1878). 1879, Jan. 27.

 

33. Olive Ann Nash to S. W. Nash. Seymour at Wallingford, Evan & Ellen. 1879, Apr. 6.

 

34. Olive Ann Nash to S. W. Nash. Uncle Edwin's land claim. 1879, May 17.

 

35. Olive Ann Nash to S. W. Nash. Ellen's health. 1879, July 8.

 

36. Olive Ann Nash to S. W. Nash. 1879, Aug. 23.

 

37. Lunch Packer to Dear Miss: Printed note, name of Miss H. [[UNK]]. Brooks appears on verso (sister of E. R. Nash by his mother's first husband). [1879, Aug. 30].

 

37A. T. Poole to Dear Nephew. 1879, Sep. 17.

 

37B. F.U. Leonard to Brother Nash. 1879, Oct. 19.

 

38. Seth Reed to Daniel [Pool] Nash. Writing history & geneology of Edwin Poole and descendents. 1879, Oct. 30.

 

39. Olive Ann Nash to S. W. Nash. To be married to Otis [Kellogg]. [UNK] 1879, Dec. 17.

 

40. William Henry Channing. My Symphony. Handwritten copy on Wallingford Printing Company letterhead. [1879?].

 

41. Olive Nash Kellogg to S. W. Nash. Wedding, Ellen. 1880, Jan. 2.

 

42. Wealthy A. Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. Paper stopped, change in social platform (end of complex marriage). 1880, Jan. 3.

 

43. Seth Reed to Seymour W. Nash. Necessity of dates in family record. 1880, Jan. 8.

 

44. Etta G. Knowles to [S. W. Nash?]. 1880, Feb. 1.

 

45. Olive Nash Kellogg to S. W. Nash. A watch for Alice, wedding, Edwin S. Spaulding was married. 1880, Feb. 5.

 

46. Olive Nash Kellogg to S. W. Nash. Alice's marriage, Chloe Richards. 1880, Feb. 14.

 

47. Ellen Nash to S. W. Nash. Seymour's proposal turned down by Miss S., personal 1880, Mar. 31.

 

48. Ellen Nash to S. W. Nash. 1880, Apr. 19.

 

49. Olive Nash Kellogg to S. W. Nash. With line from Emma. 1880, May 16.

 

50. D. E. Hoxie. Printed price list for small fruit plants and etc. 1880. Spring.

 

51. Ellen Nash to S. W. Nash. Number of people ill, beginning of joint stock, Walter. 1881, Jan. [15].

 

51A. Sister Frank to Dear Sister. 1881, Nov. 22.

 

52. Alice E. Sears (niece?) to S. W. Nash. Walter Thayer. 1882, Mar. 17.

 

53. Edwin S. Spaulding to Dear Cousin. Asks for family dates including death date of Seymour [W. Nash]. 1884, Apr. 23.

 

53A. Evan Rupert from his mother. 1886, Sep. 16.

 

53B. Sketch for a motorcycle by E.R. Nash. 1900 - 1901.

 

53C. Dept. of Interior to Mrs. Edwin S. Nash (Martha S. Nash) - certificate 1905, Mar. 16.

 

54. J[ames] W[illiam] Towner to Dear nephew. 1903, Sept. 12.

 

54A. O.A. Kellogg to Evan. [1906], Sep. 18.

 

54B. [UNK]

 

55. William A. Hinds to Evan Rupert Nash. Community news. [1907], Apr. 8.

 

56. S[tephen] R. Leonard to Evan R. Nash. Oneida Community, Limited. 1909,

 

57. Rockwell A. Barnes to [Carrie Stewart]. From Speicher, Germany, armistice, battles, Belgium welcome. 1918, Dec. 17.

 

58-62. Germany annotated by R. A. Barnes. [1918].

Container Summary: 5 postcards of Speicher,
 

63. Amos Reeve to Evan Rupert Nash. Sister Carrie's diary, Horatio Temple Noyes married Nora of Leonora Hatch. 1934, Oct. 3.

 

64. Eleonor Kellogg Herrick to Evan R. Nash. Daughter of Olive Nash Kellogg. Family news. 1945, Jan.

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UNDATED

Arrangement note

(alphabetical arrangement)
 

1. S. to S. W. Nash. Failing of respect. undated

 

2. [Elmira] Fadeley to Seymour W. Nash. Asks for money, envelope has S.W.N. note. Mar. 11.

 

3. Tryphena Freeman to Dear Sister. Plans visit, John to teach, Schenectady. N.D. [Sept.?].

 

4. Deborah [W. Knowles] to Unknown. Fragment or postscript. Atwood, thanks [UNK] for taking care of him while he was ill. Aug. 11.

 

5. Ellen [Knowles] to Seymour [W. Nash]. From Walmouth, [Atwood]. July.

 

6. W. Atwood Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. Champion. Wants to go to Community, Deborah. Aug. 29.

 

7. W. Atwood Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Since leaving Community, health, trying to find place for winter, Egbert, has not seen Wealthy yet. Monday, Sept. 17.

 

8. W. Atwood Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. Pinkney. Bought Albert Thompson's place, needs money owed him by Community, postscript from Barnes Corners. Sept. 16.

 

9. W. Atwood Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. Champion. Egbert, Sarah, etc., family & occupation. Aug. 10.

 

10. W. Atwood Knowles to [Seymour W. Nash]. Champion. Deborah, Sarah, note to Sarah. Aug. 20.

 

11. W. Atwood Knowles to Seymour W. Nash. Champion. Sent $2800 to Mr. Campbell (Community), plans to arrive at Community in June. May [7].

 

12. W. Atwood Knowles to [Sarah B. Nash]. Champion. Health, Deborah, snow, Egbert. Feb. 20.

 

13. Wealthy [A. Knowles] to [Sarah B. Nash]. Return from Community, Russel's reception. undated

 

14. William S. Knowles. The Indian Hunter. Poem sent to Seymour W. Nash. undated

 

15.Edwin S. Nash to [Uriah Church]. Left Hamilton to work on Sherburne Transcript. Sept. 30.

 

16. Ellen [Nash] to Father Nash. undated

 

17. Sophia [Church] Nash to [Mr. & Mrs. Uriah Church]. Mr. Clark, Mr. Ackley, invitation, Daniel still in Brooklyn. Monday, June 21.

 

18. M[artha?] S. R[eeve] to S. W. Nash. Fragment, criticism. undated

 

19. H[enry] Thacker to S. W. Nash. Mildew, grapes and dusting. July 23.

 

20. [Henry Thacker] to S. W. Nash. Putting up apples without sugar. Oct. 11.

 

21. E[lizabeth] Whitfield to S. W. Nash. Mrs. Nash so bright and happy, to visit Putney. Nov.

 

SARAH B. NASH'S LETTERS TO S. W. NASH FROM WALLINGFORD

 

22. Health, Mrs. Miller, Mr. Kelly, Mrs. Sears, can't travel to Meridon to have photo taken, Mrs. B[urt] note. May 1, Sunday.

 

23. Letter to Wealthy, ride with Mr. Kellogg & Margaret, Mr. Noyes fishing, Mr. Olds, Mr. Zelly left, Mrs. Miller, Mrs. Tuttle & H.W.H. July 31.

 

24. Rained little since you were here, Mrs. T., Fidelia has taken Frederic, Mr. Ackley homesick, Mr. Barron & Mr. Thayer pedling horse radish, note by Bedy Tuttle. Nov. 10.

 

25. Mr. Cragin ill, love to Mrs. Burt, asks about Florilla, plans Thanksgiving. Nov. 21.

 

26. Day after Thanksgiving, Seymour had been at Kirk Vill, Seymour's mother?, flannel shirts in Olive Ann's chest, Seymour's picture. Nov. 26, Friday.

 

27. Mr. Carr, theatricals, Abby, Seymour's mother, Mr. Perry, Sarah Campbell. Dec. 1.

 

28. Health, Mrs. Clark is her nurse, part torn off and something erased. Saturday, Dec. 11.

 

29. Health, Mrs. Hatch, Mr. Thayer visiting O.C., Mrs. Miller going to O.C. Dec. 12.

 

30. Mr. T., Mrs. Clark and Mrs. Tuttle, Abby's baby, Mr. Cragin, Mrs. Thayer, G. W. Noyes wrote to Fidelia. Dec. 18.

 

SARAH B. NASH'S LETTERS TO S.W. NASH FROM WALLINGFORD

 

1. Oct. 21.

 

2. Dec. 4.

 

SARAH B. NASH TO SEYMOUR W. NASH. N.P. undated

 

31. S.B.C[ampbell?] dinner for Mrs. Miller who is leaving for a visit, Mary & baby, Margaret. undated

 

32. Dear Brother. Men, love and courting.

 

Cake of sugar, Seymour ill?, Mrs. Cragin says

 

34. Poem, no title, unsigned.

 

35. Sweet potato, ask Mrs. Burt to cook it, Mr. Thayer to be gone.

 

36. Mr. Leonard fat, stockings, Mrs. Robinson.

 

37. Cover sheet for a letter.

 

38. Work in the kitchen, Philenia, Louisa, Mrs. Abbott, Mrs. Hull, Emma, brother Daniel, sends thanks to Mr. Smith and Mrs. Inslee, Fanny, Daniel Knowles, Mr. Olds, Mr. Macknett.

 

39. Ellen well and happy, learning to read.

General note

NOTE: The following letters are interfiled with those listed on pages 1 - 14.
 

SARAH B. NASH TO SEYMOUR W. NASH; N.P. N.D.,

 

1. Friday morning.

General note

[UNK]
 

1. Knowles, Wealthy A. Page 5 of letter to unknown.

 

2. Muzzy, Mercy M. Certificate to Edwin Nash for good scholarship with cvr.

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Printed Material

 

1. The Circular, Printed letter of Edwin Nash written June 12, 1864 to Dear Friends. July 11, 1864.

Container Summary: Clipping.
 

2. [ The Circular] Number 2, July 25. Printed letter of Edwin Nash to Dear Friends Written July 2, 1864.

 

3. Evening Varieties, No. 3, a printed broadside program. Feb. 3, 1865,

 

4. Noyes, Hilda H., The Development of Useful Citizenship, reprint from Journal of Heredity, vol. XI, no. 2, Washington D. C., February 1920,

Container Summary: p. 88-91.
 

5. Noyes, Hilda Herrick and George Wallingford Noyes, The Oneida Community Experiment in Stirpiculture, reprinted from Eugenics, Genetics and the Family, vol I, 1923,

Container Summary: p. 374-386.
 

6. Noyes, John Humphrey, Male Continence, Oneida, N. Y., Oneida Community, 1872.

 

7. Oneida Community, By-laws of the Oneida Community Limited, Together With An Act to Provide for the Organization and Regulation of Certain Business Corporations., Passed by the Legislature of New York, June 21, 1875, Community, N. Y., Oneida Community Limited, 1881.

 

8. Oneida Community, Handbook of the Oneida Community; Containing a Brief Sketch of Its Present Condition, Internal Economy, And Leading Principles, No. 2, Oneida Community, N. Y., 1871.

 

9. Oneida Community, 1848-1901.

 

10. Parkhurst, Henry M., Diana: or, The Secret of a Happy Married Life. A Pyscho-physiological Essay on Sexual Relations, reprinted from the Civil Forum, September, 1916.

box 1, Folder 26

Nash family - genealogical & biographical notes