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Marsh family papers : additions, ca. 1829-1874.
BANC FILM 2615; BANC MSS 72/91 c box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Marsh family papers: additions, ca. 1829-1874

Creator/Contributor:

Marsh family., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Marsh, John, 1799-1856, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Marsh, James, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Sperry, S. W., correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Webb, S. P., correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Sperry, Austin, 1819-1881, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Wagner, Harr, 1857-1936, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Altrocchi, Rudolph, 1882-1953, correspondent.

Abstract:

Include seven letters, 1829-1852, written by John Marsh to members of his family; letters written to him by his family and others; a brief statement of his activities, 1823-1835; letters and papers relating to the administration of his estate and the appointment of a guardian for his daughter, 1856-1858; letters written to James Marsh [his nephew] by S.W. Sperry, S.P. Webb, Austin Sperry and various members of the Marsh family, 1857-1874; log kept by John B. Marsh [John Marsh's nephew] on a voyage from Boston around the Horn to San Francisco, 1852-1853; miscellaneous papers relating to George E. Marsh, including transcripts of Civil War letters, 1862-1863; letters addressed to Mrs. James M. Marsh by Harr Wagner (1922) and Rudolph Altrocchi (1934) re John Marsh; and annotated copy of The Genealogy of John Marsh of Salem and His Descendants, 1633-1888, collected and published by Col. Lucius B. Marsh.

Date:

1829 (issued)

Subject:

Voyages to the Pacific coast
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Note:

National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Copy of Box except "The Genealogy of John Marsh of Salem and His Descendents, 1633-1888" and folder of miscellaneous items removed from that book : also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2615.

Type:

Family papers.
Genealogies.
Ships' logs.

Physical Description:

1 box.
1 microfilm reel (332 frames) : negative (BNEG Box 2901) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2615
BANC MSS 72/91 c box 1

Origin:

California

Related Item:

National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections