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- Manuscripts and Archives 56
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 16
- Families 57
- Diaries 32
- Clergy 20
- Educators 16
- Europe -- Description and travel 13
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 13
- Account books 12
- Business 12
- Connecticut 12
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 12
- Europe 11
- Lawyers 11
- New Haven (Conn.) 11
- Sermons 11
- United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 11
- Deeds 10
- Women 10
- Scrapbooks 9
- West (U.S.) 9
- Authors 8 ∧ less
- English 69
- French 2
- Italian 2
- German 1
- Multiple languages 1
- 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 contain correspondence, diaries, military papers, and other material documenting the military career of Albert Barnitz and Barnitz family life. The papers concern such subjects as cavalry operations, military life, relations between parents and children, and child rearing practices.
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 Boswell Collection contains the correspondence, diaries, and manuscripts of author James Boswell; estate records, letters, personal and professional papers, and other materials documenting the lives and careers of ten generations of Boswells and their possession of the barony of Auchinleck; and correspondence relating to the political career of Alexander Bruce, Earl of Kincardine.
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.
The collection includes correspondence, business and legal papers, personal papers, printed ephemera, genealogical research materials, photographs, and a scrapbook documenting the lives of the Carrillo de Albornoz and Aldama families including Isaac Carrillo de Albornoz, René Carrillo de Albornoz, Miguel de Aldama, and other family members who lived in Cuba and the United States in the late 19th and 20th centuries.
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.