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- Families 50
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- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 13
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- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 12
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- Yale University 27
- Dana, James Dwight, 1813-1895 7
- Dwight, Timothy, 1828-1916 7
- Baldwin, Simeon E. (Simeon Eben), 1840-1927 5
- Gilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908 5
- Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 5
- Woolsey, Theodore Dwight, 1801-1889 5
- Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 4
- Angell, James Rowland, 1869-1949 4
- Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926 4
- Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872 4
- Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864 4
- Silliman, Benjamin, 1816-1885 4
- Whitney, Eli, 1765-1825 4
- Whitney, J. D. (Josiah Dwight), 1819-1896 4
- Whitney, William Dwight, 1827-1894 4
- Woolsey family 4
- Adams, Henry, 1838-1918 3
- Angell, James Burrill, 1829-1916 3
- Bacon, Leonard, 1802-1881 3 ∧ less
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 papers consist of correspondence, writings, legal and financial documents, and other papers of six generations of Bidwell family members. Principal figures include Barnabas Bidwell (1763-1833), lawyer and politician in Massachusetts and Kingston, Ontario; and his son, Marshall Spring Bidwell (1799-1872), lawyer and politician in Kingston and New York City.
Financial and legal papers of the Bishop family of Connecticut. The largest part of the papers consists of deeds for properties in New Haven, East Haven, Fair Haven, Branford, Hamden and Guilford, Connecticut. Also included are manifests for slaves shipped from New Haven to Savannah, Charleston and Norfolk (1822-1824). The major figures are Elias Bradley Bishop of New Haven and Jonathan Bishop Sr. and Jr. of Guilford.
The papers consist of diaries (1779-1831) of Samuel Canby and 24 letters to James Canby from James Asheton Bayard, Outerbridge Horsey, Louis McLane and Samuel White. Also included is a copy of the agricultural almanac for 1819 annotated by Samuel Canby.
Correspondence, receipts, music, log book pages (1811), and printed matter. The correspondence is largely among members of the family and also includes two letters to Daniel Collins' father, also named Daniel Collins. The music includes fifteen manuscript pages with words.
The papers consist of correspondence, writings, printed material, lectures, notebooks, and miscellanea documenting the personal lives and professional careers of members of the Dana family. James Dwight Dana, a prominent American scientist, and his son, Edward Salisbury Dana are two primary figures in the papers.