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Adams family


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Harry Adams photographs

Call Number: WA Photos 589
Overview: Photographs prints created and collected by Harry Adams, 1943-1985, that chiefly document events, activities, and individuals related to the African American community in the Los Angeles metropolitan area of California and his career as a professional photographer as well as his work for African American newspapers including the California Eagle and Los Angeles Sentinel.
Dates: 1943-1985, bulk 1951-1985

Curtis family papers

Call Number: MS 864
Overview: Correspondence, deeds, account books, diaries and miscellaneous papers of the Curtis family of Connecticut and allied families Adams, Hallam, Poole and Pygan. In the correspondence is a Benedict Arnold letter (1768), drafts of letters by Jonathan Trumbull (1774), and a number of letters relating to military activities during the American Revolution. The papers of Benjamin Trumbull included here contain letters from Samuel A. Peters and William Winthrop, as well as notes probably collected for...
Dates: 1695-1912

Alexander Bryan Johnson papers

Call Number: MS 741
Overview: The papers consist almost entirely of letters between Alexander Johnson and members of his family, with a small number relating to his business affairs and publications. Also included is a genealogical chart showing the ancestry of his first wife, Abigail Louisa Adams.
Dates: 1823-1861

Manuscript history of the Adams family, [ca. 1850]

 Part of Collection — Box: 35, Folder: GROUP 742, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Manuscript, in an unidentified hand, of the history of the Adams family, from 1604 to 1844, descendants of Henry Adams who emigrated from Braintree, England, in 1634, and settled in Braintree, Massachusetts.

Removed from the Bible (English, 1791).
Dates: [ca. 1850]