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Trumbull, John, 1756-1843



  • Existence: 1756 - 1843

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

David Daggett papers

Call Number: MS 162
Abstract: Correspondence (primarily letters received) and other papers of David Daggett, Connecticut lawyer, jurist, politician, teacher, and author. The papers relate primarily to Daggett's legal and political activities and to Federalist Party politics. Important correspondents include Simeon Baldwin, Abraham Bishop, Isaac Bronson, John C. Calhoun, Henry Clay, Charles Denison, Elizur Goodrich, Gideon Granger, Roger Griswold, Rufus King, William Leffingwell, Josiah Meigs, Timothy Pickering, Benjamin...
Dates: 1781-1851

Letter : New York, to John Lee, London, 1790 Dec 2

 Part of Collection — Box 28: [Barcode: 39002137225042], Folder: GROUP 518, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS regarding etchings of Trumbull's "Pictures of American Subjects."

With typed transcript.

Dates: 1790 Dec 2

Letter : New York, to Thomas H. Perkins, Boston, 1829 May 10

 Part of Collection — Box 28: [Barcode: 39002137225042], Folder: GROUP 518, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS recommending that the Boston Athenaeum obtain a copy of Audubon's The Birds of America.

Dates: 1829 May 10

Letter : to Mrs. F. Wadsworth, 1824 Apr 17

 Part of Collection — Box 28: [Barcode: 39002137225042], Folder: GROUP 518, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS offering a gift of an article belonging to his late wife.

With typed transcript.

Dates: 1824 Apr 17

Silliman family papers

Call Number: MS 450
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, lectures, notebooks, diaries, journals, and other material documenting the personal lives and professional careers of the Silliman family, including Benjamin Silliman (1779-1864) and Benjamin Silliman, Jr. (1816-1885). Personal material details family life, relationships, social activities, and cultural pursuits. Professional material details the academic and literary interests of the Sillimans, particularly in chemistry, physics, and geology. The...
Dates: 1717-1977, bulk 1717-1911

Trumbull College manuscript collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 331

Contains legal documents signed by Jonathan Trumbull (1710-1785) while governor, and one letter from him to Jonathan Trumbull (1740-1809); a letter from George Washington to Jonathan Trumbull (1740-1809); letters between John Trumbull and various people, regarding his paintings and exhibitions; receipts relating to his work; and draft and printed versions of the handbill announcing the print of his "The Declaration of Independence."

Dates: 1743-1830

John Trumbull papers

Call Number: MS 506

The papers consist of correspondence, legal and financial records, and writings which document the artistic career, business ventures, and personal life of John Trumbull. The papers also include correspondence, diaries, and financial and legal records of other Trumbull family members and of related Huntington, Lanman, Silliman, and Wadsworth family members. Files of Theodore Sizer containing his research material and writings on John Trumbull are also in the papers.

Dates: 1750-1961

Wadsworth family papers

Call Number: MS 525
Abstract: Chiefly correspondence of the Wadsworth, Silliman, and Trumbull families. Of note in the eighteenth century correspondence is the exchange between Joseph Trumbull and Jeremiah Wadsworth concerning the business of the Commissary General during the American Revolution. Major correspondents in the later period are Faith Trumbull Wadsworth, Benjamin and Harriet Trumbull Silliman and their children. There is a long series of ninety-one letters (1806-1846) to Eliza Winthrop Sebor from Faith...
Dates: 1745-1914, bulk 1775-1862

Yale University Art Gallery records

Call Number: RU 487

The records consist of correspondence, subject files, letters, lists, bulletins, a register, memorabilia, a 16mm film and financial materials documenting the Yale Art Gallery and art at Yale.

Dates: 1832-1962

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