Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence, legal documents, business and other papers relating to the Bromfield family of Boston and collateral families. The papers relate primarily to Henry Bromfield (1727-1820), his descendants and their families. There is also material relating to Richard Clarke (1711-1795), a Boston merchant who was involved in the pre-Revolutionary difficulties about the tax on tea.
The papers consist of correspondence, account books, diaries, and legal and financial papers of the Rogers family of Branford, Connecticut. Family members documented in the collection include a Hartford merchant, Elizur B. Rogers, and a Fair Haven butcher, A. A. Hemmingway.
Notebook containing student essays and exercises in penmanship and arithmetic, written in manuscript in several hands and signed by Ebenezer Rogers, Branford, Connecticut, 1766 and 1768; notebook containing Latin exercises, written in manuscript and signed by Timothy Rogers, undated; and sheet of accounts kept by Medad Rogers, undated.