Baldwin, Simeon, 1761-1851
Simeon Baldwin (1761-1851), American lawyer, judge, and politician
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
The papers detail the personal lives and professional careers of several generations and family lines of the Baldwin family. The legal, political, and business activities of family members in Connecticut, New York, and elsewhere are documented. Major topics include: family, women, law, education, Connecticut and New York politics and government, New Haven, Connecticut, and Yale University.
The Day family papers consist of correspondence, account books, diaries, journals, lectures, manuscripts, notes, sermons, and related papers of the Day family, 1767-1929. The personal lives, academic activities, and professional careers of several family members are documented, including Reverend Jeremiah Day (1737-1806), Reverend Jeremiah Day (1773-1867), Henry Noble Day (1808-1890), Mills Day (1783-1812), and others.
The majority of the papers consist of letters (originals; typed transcripts; and edited, typed transcripts) from McCollester to his parents, 1942-1945, documenting his war experiences. There are also several writings by McCollester about his war service, and a history of the Baldwin family of Connecticut, written in 1840.
The principal figures in this collection are Jedidiah Morse (1761-1826) and his sons Samuel Finley Breese Morse (1791-1872) and Richard Cary Morse (1795-1868). More than half of the collection is made up of correspondence (1779-1868) among members of the family. Also included are legal and financial papers, sermons by Jedidiah and Richard Cary Morse, travel journals, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, printed matter, and photographs.
Holograph notes, including a draft of a note to his son, signed with initials and a manuscript note in the hand of Edward C. Herrick concerning Jeremiah Mason.
- Collection 9
- Archival Object 2
- Clergy 6
- Families 6
- Law 6
- Lawyers 6
- United States -- Politics and government 5
- Diaries 4
- Politicians 4
- United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 4
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 4
- Business 3
- Europe -- Description and travel 3
- Legislators 3
- New Haven (Conn.) 3
- Sermons 3
- Account books 2
- Connecticut 2
- Educators 2
- Europe 2
- Missionaries 2
- New York (N.Y.) -- Politics and government 2 ∧ less