Genealogy

Babcock, John papers   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2015
Letters from Babcock to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard E. Babcock of Ithaca, New York, and other members of his family.

Barry family papers, 1793-1956.   .3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1859
Papers of the Charles H. Barry family of Pittstown, Rensselaer County, New York, include family, store, and blacksmith account books, 1806-79; a few personal letters and deeds; justice dockett, 1841-63; report on the condition of the Troy Turnpike, ca.1867; trade cards; and miscellaneous papers.

Birnbach, David New York State Dept. of Mental Hygiene Oral History records   3.2 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6821
Audio recordings and transcriptions of interviews David Birnbach conducted with former staff of New York State mental hospitals.

Boardman, Douglass papers, 1839-1891.   8.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1622
Letters concerning the appointment of the original faculty of the Cornell Law School. Also, an Introductory lecture by Boardman, 1890.

Botsford family papers   15.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3121
Correspondence, diaries, deeds, account books, poems and photographs of the Frank Botsford family of the Town of Jerusalem, Yates Co., New York.

Breckenridge-Bates family papers, 1861-1902   1.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3352
Correspondence, financial records, business records, accounts, photographs, and other items deriving from the families of Fred E. Bates and Juanita Breckenridge of Ithaca, New York.

Burritt, Maurice C. papers, 1832-1959.   21 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2414
Correspondence, reports, budgets, and other materials relating to the work and life of Maurice C. Burritt.

Cady, Elias W. papers   54 items.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2399
Letters to Cady and deeds, receipts, inventories, sermons, and poems.

Carr, Caleb letters   53 items.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2386
Letters written to Caleb and Emily Pierce Carr of Hillsboro, Wisconsin, from family members in Genoa, Locke, and Elmira, New York.

Cautley, Marjorie Sewell papers, 1847-1995.   6 boxes

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4908
Family papers, including correspondence and photographs from members of the Moore and Sewell families, including Judge Albert H. Sewell and Rear Admiral John White Moore; her parents William Elbridge Sewell and Minnie Sawyer Moore Sewell; and her sisters Barbara and Helen; student letters concerning her work on the Cornell University Women's Pageant and her efforts to find employment as a landscape architect. Correspondents include Ralph W. Curtis, Charles N. Lowrie, Warren J. Manning, and Russell Van Nest Black. Also, photographs, notes, and plans relating to her landscape projects including plans of Wadleigh Park (Sutton, N.H.) and Dorr's Pond (Kingston Park, Manchester, N.H.); correspondence about her hospitalization; unpublished writings by Marjorie Sewell; articles and book by her; biographical materials; and 16mm. movie films of Radburn, Sunnyside, Phipps Garden Apartments, outdoor theatres and family.

Clarke, George Hyde and Hyde Hall research papers   2.4 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 8439
Notes, copies, tapes, and other files from Kearns' research on the George Hyde Clarke family of Cooperstown, Hyde Hall, their house, and their plantations in Jamaica.

Cook family papers, 1795-1898   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4409
Indentures, bonds, mortgage notes, farm survey maps, stock and financial reports, wills, newspapers, and family photographs of various members of the Cook family of Kirkland, Oneida County, N.Y. Other documents are Chauncy Cook's army appointment and discharge papers and other personal papers including his mss. will; Constable Curtiss' expense list for serving warrants and subpoenas; political items; Cook family genealogical items; and obituaries for Cook and Hart family members.

Cooley family papers   .7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3625
Clippings, programs, photographs, and memorabilia of Carolyn Slater Treman Cooley, her second husband Charles R. Cooley, her mother Caroline Adsitt Slater, her first husband Robert E. Treman, and other family members.

Deceased Alumni files, 1868-1990.   424 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Collection Number: 41-2-877
Correspondence, photographs, clippings, and biographical data concerning Cornell University alumni.

Denissoff family papers, 1739-1994   1.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3866
The collection includes letters from Russian Czars and noblemen, records of sales and purchases, wills and legal documents, letters from serfs and peasants, and various documents pertaining to Russian history. Also Denissoff family genealogical chart.

Elsbree, Anna papers, 1788-1953.   4.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1600
Includes genealogical correspondence, 1922-53; mimeographed Elsbree family letters and other papers; letters and other papers of Jabez and Lewis Beers relating to the New Jerusalem Church of Danby, 1815-74, and to the Ithaca and Owego Turnpike Company, 1810-20; attendance records and other papers of the Tornado Hook and Ladder Company, No. 3, Ithaca, 1843-1928; notes and clippings on history of Ithaca and Tompkins County; commencement ball in New Haven; invitations; cemetery records from Tompkins County; autograph album, account and recipe book, and photograph album of Llewellyn Elsbree; many family and other photographs; broadsides and pamphlets; and much miscellaneous material on local history and genealogy.

Enfield Methodist Episcopal Church records   2 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6811
Church Record, 1867-1891,1882-1904, 1897-1926; Recording Steward's Book, 1901-1910; Sunday School records, 1896-1897, 1905; financial records, 1927-1965; membership register, 1965, publications, 1970s; and correspondence and newsletters, 1970s-1987.

Engeln, Oscar Diedrich von papers, 1866-1965.   6.9 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-15-856
Correspondence pertaining to von Engeln's years at Cornell as a student and professor and to his writings on geology and Cornell history.

Farmers' Loan and Trust Company records   2.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 659
Includes material relating to the business. Also, accounts for the Batavia and Buffalo Land Offices, and other material pertaining to Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties, New York. Microfilm covers correspondence of the presidents of the company.

Fellows, Joseph papers, [ca. 1750-1900]   37.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4154
Collection includes land and legal documents, correspondence, receipts, account books, and maps.

Field family papers, 1851-1881.   .8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1547
Correspondence of William R. Field, Pittstown, New York, and Mary Hyde (Field) of New York; diary of Mary Hyde; letter from James A. Garfield, Ohio, to Mary Maxon Hyde Field, acknowledging her recent letter and recalling his graduation from Williams College; autographed photograph of Garfield (1880); F.W. Field's notes on his family's acquaintance with President Garfield and on the Hyde and Field genealogies; daguerreotype (ca. 1860) of Mrs. William Field holding her infant daughter, Addie Hyde Field (later Mrs. Blinn); tintypes of Mary and William Hyde; and letter and sketch by A.B. Frost to Miss Blinn.

Fowler and Wells families papers, 1807-1968   .9 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 97
Correspondence, articles, lectures, photos, printed matter, and other papers relating to the practice of phrenology by various members of the Fowler and Wells families, including Orson and Lorenzo N. Fowler, Samuel Roberts Wells, and Charlotte Fowler Wells. Includes material relating to "The Phrenological Journal" and "The Practical Phrenologist," periodicals with which the family was associated. Also includes a small number of Civil War letters. Also, originals and transcribed copies of the wills of Charlotte Fowler Howe and Charlotte Fowler Wells, and other letters.

Gee family papers, 1777-1973   1.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4176
Papers of the family of Thomas E. Gee, d.1796, who was quartermaster sergeant in Col. John Lamb's regiment of artillery, a detachment from which, commanded by Capt. Wool, was attached to Clinton's brigade during the Sullivan expedition.

Gould, Norman Judd papers}   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2078
Material relating to his Gould's political career, the Gould and Judd families, or to Goulds Pumps,Inc. of Seneca Falls, New York.

Green, Seymour L. (compiler, genealogy), 1955-1968.   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1946
"Genealogy of Descendants of William Green (1754-1835) and Temperence (Heatley) Green (1760-1822)"; typescript copies of memoranda written by Henry Green, son of William and Temperance, concerning the lives of various members of the Heatley family and their relatives in America, the British Isles, and India; and biographical sketches and obituaries of John Arbuthnot Green, Jr., William Wilkinson Green, and Morris Miller Green. Also, a typescript copy of the Valedictory Oration of Morris S. Miller at Union College in 1798; photograph of Heatley Green; Miller family genealogy by Blandina Dudley Miller; and other genealogical materials on members of the related Miller, Green, and Heatley families.

Griffith family papers   .2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2062
Will of William Griffith, Sr., of the Indiana Territory, and indentures for land bought or sold in Indiana; other genealogical data on Griffith and related families.

Grinnell and Kiehl family genealogies   5 items.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2053
Typewritten manuscripts, Pedigree charts of Kiehl/Grinnell and related families of Onondaga County, N.Y., and ancestors and descendants of Orlando Grinnell (1845-1920) and Jennie Churchill of Spafford, Onondaga County, N.Y.

Halsey family papers, 1870-1975.   3.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2966
Personal and professional papers of Francis W. Halsey (Cornell University Class of 1873), a newspaper editor and writer, and of his brother, Frederick A. Halsey (Cornell University M.E. 1878), an engineer and author of a number of articles and books about engineering.

Haynes, Myrte Rice genealogical papers, 1909-1954.   .8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1805
Correspondence about genealogical matters, undated notes and notebooks on genealogy of the Rice and related families, heraldry, genealogical methodology and bibliography; newspaper clippings, and eight pamphlets on genealogy and history.

Hazzard, Florence Woolsey papers   1.4 cubic ft.,

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2516
Correspondence, manuscripts of writings, notes and bibliographies, printed matter, photographs, and other papers dealing mainly with Hazzard's studies of eminent American women.

Herrick, Glenn Washington papers, 1972-1963.   5.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-23-844
Scientific addresses; lecture notes on spiders; articles and bulletins; page proofs and original drawings and illustrations for Insect Enemies of Shade Trees; bibliographies; lists of students and alumni; scientific drawings and photographs; diaries; correspondence concerning the Cornell Department of Entomology; travel papers; personal accounts; newspaper clippings; outline talks and short manuscript writings on politics, education, the Cornell campus, and the Cornell Entomology Department; an oral history; photograph of Jugatae members; personal letters written to Glenn and Nannie Herrick; and genealogical material and family correspondence.

Hobbs family papers   30 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1641
Business records of the Nineveh carriage factory established in 1844 by Joseph W. Hobbs and operated by his two sons, George and Charles; and family correspondence. Other papers consist of records of the Afton School District No. 15, the Nineveh Sons of Temperance, the New York Road Hone Company, the Susquehanna Valley Telephone Company; and personal, financial, and business papers of Mrs. S.F. Humphreys.

Howe, Marion papers   1.7 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6858
Correspondence, newspapers clippings and memoranda pertaining to Howe's work with the Cornell United Religious Work (CURW) and family.

Hoyt family papers, 1828-1956.   2.1 cubic ft.; volumes; map case items.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1812
Scrapbooks, diaries, account books, address books, and other notebooks (40 volumes); correspondence, typescripts, notes, photographs and albums, diplomas and commissions, bills and receipts, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous papers of Charles S. Hoyt of Potter, his daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Burroughs Smith of New York City, Clinton, and Utica, New York, and letters and scrapbooks of his other children, Charles S. Hoyt, Jr. and Agnes Barnum Hoyt; the correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, and other papers of Charles S. Hoyt, Sr., relate to his activities as surgeon with the 126th and 39th Regiments, New York Volunteers, with whom he served in Maryland and Virginia during the Civil War; as New York State Assemblyman from Yates County (1853, 1867); and as secretary of the Board of Commissioners of Public Charities (1869+).

Hubbell, Henry Salem papers, 1800-1975.   5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1955
Correspondence and other papers of Henry Salem Hubbell, a portrait artist and educator.

Hunt, Violet papers, 1858-1962.   9.7 c.f.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4607
Correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, estate records and documents, financial records and account books, drawings, photographs, research notes, publishing correspondence, clippings, book reviews, and other papers of Violet Hunt, with particular reference to her family and social relations, her publishing career, and to her book The Wife of Rossetti. Includes genealogies and others records relating to the Hunt and Hueffer families, three diaries (1914, 1918, 1919), and an address book.

Hyde family papers   3.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1670
Largely correspondence and other papers of Florence Elise Hyde of Ithaca, New York, relating to her literary activities, her support of the repeal of the Eighteenth Amendment, and her interest in national politics and American foreign policy.

Kessler, Henry Howard papers   1.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3016
Collection includes personal correspondence; scrapbooks and loose clippings, programs, miscellany documenting his travels, work and awards, photographs, diaries, notebooks, and copies of a number of Kessler's published works

Ledyard family papers   15 reels microfilm,

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1912
Microfilm of correspondence and other papers of the Ledyard family of Cazenovia, Madison County, New York, especially of Jonathan D. Ledyard.

Lockwood, Elmer Leo cemetery records and genealogy, 1957-1960.   1 item, 2 reels positive microfilm.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2167
Microfilm of tombstone inscriptions for the Town of Caroline, New York. Also, Mr. Lockwood's correspondence and research materials concerning the genealogy of the Lockwood and related families. Also, a typed report on Moses DeWitt.

Luther, Leslie L., collector and compiler, Moravia area items   .4 cubic ft., 3 reels positive, 2 reels negative microfilm

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1934
Alphabetized tombstone inscriptions; scrapbook of newspaper clippings, sketches, and notes; genealogical data; and a copy of a journal kept by William Slade.

Marshall family papers   .3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 128
Manuscript books and letters on genealogy of the Marshall family.

McCormick family papers, 1900-1941.   8.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1312
Consists mostly of graphic arts materials of Howard McCormick and correspondence of family and friends.

McCray family papers   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1935
Correspondence, deeds and other legal documents, accounts, certificates, printed material, and miscellaneous papers of the Chatfield, Foster, and McCray families, mainly concerning the sale of land and lumber.

McDonald, Ruth Seely Berry papers   1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2016
Papers and correspondence of Ruth McDonald and her family.

Merritt family papers   94 letters (approximately 0.6 cubic feet).

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 39J
Letters and ledgers from various members of the Merritt family.

Metzger, Herbert and Dorothy, collectors, family papers   1.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1822
Business and personal papers of the North and related families of Walton and Unadilla, New York.

Mulks, Charles F. papers, 1799-1905, 1975   2.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3654
Includes 24 scrapbooks and 12 notebooks compiled by Mulks with material relating to Tompkins County and nearby areas..

Parkhurst and McMaster family papers   13.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: [no collection number]
Included are legal files of Bath, New York, attorneys Guy Humphreys McMaster and John Foster Parkhurst. Also, deeds and related documents concerning land in Steuben County; legal papers of David McMaster; accounts of Dr. Andrew Baker; family and personal letters; a clipping scrapbook; manuscript poetry of the McMaster family; and photographs, broadsides, pamphlets, maps, and local historical and genealogical materials.

Perrine family papers, 1793-1908   .5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3946
Material concerning the Perrine and Frost families, including diplomas of George Gustavus Perrine and Nesbit F. Frost; marriage certificate of W. D. Perrine and Lucinda S. Kendig, June 30, 1985; genealogical charts of the Perrine family; cypher book, receipt, military appointment and discharge and last will of Peter Perrine; and correspondence of the Perrine family.

Price family papers   15.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4082
Published and unpublished stories and articles by Edgar Price and genealogical material concerning the Price family. Correspondence from between family members. Typescript field notes by David Price on Nambiquara (Satones) Indian groups in Brazil. Notes, tape recordings, memos, published and unpublished reports used to prepare book about Nambicuara Indians of Brazil; and autobiographical writing by David Price.

Purdy, Leander Crawford and Louisa (Canfield), collectors, family papers, 1738-1925.   .4 cubic ft.,

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2523
Legal and financial documents, recipe books, children's school exercise books and diary of Jesse W. Canfield as well as items relating to Leander, and Louisa (Canfield) Purdy. Also, microfilmed copies research materials pertaining mainly to the Canfield, Crawford, and Purdy families, but also to the related Barclays, Ketchams, and Littles.

Randall, Henry Stephens papers.   .8 cubic ft.; 2 reels microfilm; 1 photograph.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1732
Correspondence pertaining to Randall's interest in sheep raising and breeding, the sale of sheep, especially to raisers in Texas; also, a report on common school libraries, Cortland County.

Reed, Harry Clifford papers, 1948-1952.   .9 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1580
Correspondence, manuscripts of articles, genealogical notes, clippings, and photographs pertaining to Reed's secretaryship of the Hobasco Masonic Lodge in Ithaca, New York; correspondence related to the early history of Cornell University, and the city of Ithaca; also, genealogical material pertaining to the Stevenson and Dumont families.

Rice family genealogy, 1600-1918.   2.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Collection Number: 1072
Genealogies for the Rice family and several other families, as well as correspondence and other writings.

Robinson family papers   2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1960
Correspondence, legal documents, and related papers dealing with the law practice and family life of James Richards Robinson.

Root family papers   .9 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3894
Civil War letters and daily journals of William Harrison Root, a lieutenant in Company B, 75th Regiment, New York Volunteers. Also a notebook of Root's, clippings, and his account book of Company B, 1861. Also, letters and reminiscences, between Helen Isabel Root and her parents. Additional material includes account books, clippings, correspondence and transcripts, pamphlets, genealogical charts, deeds and other legal documents, and photographs of the Shepard and Osborn families.

Rudd family papers, 1777-1952.   1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1636
Correspondence, notes and notebooks, printed material, and miscellany concerning the family affairs and genealogy of the Rudd, Porter, DeForest, and other related families and including information on the history of Norwich, Connecticut, where the family originated. Of particular interest are a copy of a letter (August 26, 1777) from Joseph Rudd, describing the battle at Bennington, Vermont; two letters (1827) about a religious revival in Huntington, Connecticut; and B. Rudd's book of sketches made in Italy (1891-1894).

Scott family papers, 1861-1895.   .8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1737
Correspondence (1862-1872), legal papers (1861-1875), memorandum books (1870-1875), and account books of Wiley H. Scott and family of Ninevah and Unadilla, N.Y. pertaining to business ventures such as the "Scott House," a hotel in Ninevah N.Y. and the Scott Brewery in Unadilla, N.Y.

Selden family papers   .3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1655
Personal correspondence of Selden family mambers and additional letters and other papers of members of the related Gale, Hitchcock, and Selden families.

Skilton Family papers   30 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1273
These papers, which consist of correspondence, reports, legal papers, accounts, photographs, maps, newspaper clippings, and other printed materials, pertaining to the Skilton Family. This guide combines the Julius A. Skilton papers, the Frank A. Skilton papers, and the Cayuga County cemetery records collections.

Smelzer Family papers, 1811-1941.   12 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1184
Family and business correspondence; diaries, bills, notes, receipts; deeds and other legal documents; farm, general store, personal. church, and other accounts of various members of the Crisfield, Gulick, Hall, Halsey, Lott, Marsh, Miller, Mount, Sanford, Smelzer, Teeter, and Townsend families, chiefly of Seneca and Tompkins Counties; also included are a substantial compilation of genealogical data concerning the above families, numerous photographs, recipes, pamphlets, programs for church and social activities, broadsides, newspaper obituaries of Cornell professors and area residents, and other printed materials. Included are papers of and about E.P. Bodine, George Bristol, Ann Crisfield, John Crisfield, D.H. Denton, A.H. Dunbar, S.A. Elmore, Samuel Gulick, Calista Marsh Hall, Darius Hall, Martha Hall, Pliny Hall, Chauncey Halsey, J.H. Halsey, Emeline Marsh,J.W. Osgood, William Riley, Sanford O. Root, Emily Russell, Philip Smelzer, J.H. Stover, Gilbert Townsend, Jedediah Townsend.

Smith, Helen Finch papers   8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3777
Manuscript, typed, mimeographed and printed material derived from family and genealogical research; local, county, court, church and cemetery records; and printed local and family history, primarily in southern and central New York State and nearby Pennsylvania counties. Includes research notes and correspondence concerning Cayuga, Schuyler, Tompkins, Madison, Chenango, Tioga and Chemung Counties, New York.

Snell family papers   1.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1170
Montgomery County indentures and other legal papers; correspondence concerning the Civil War and other matters; general store accounts; diaries and weather records of Jacob G. Snell, Ephrata, New York; and Snell genealogical data.

Stevens family papers, [ca. 1775-2010]   52.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1210
Materials collected by Robert Croll Stevens documenting the personal and professional lives of five generations of the Stevens family.

Taber, Louis John papers   33 linear ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2307
Papers of Louis John Taber, dealing mainly with his interest in the Grange and in politics, and including correspondence, speeches, and various publications.

Talcott family papers   .5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2087
Journal-account book (1823) kept by George Talcott, U.S. Army Ordnance Department, while on an official surveying trip through Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee; thirty-six Mexican War letters; one diary of Talcott's son, Sebastian Visscher Talcott. Also, personal and business correspondence and accounts, estate settlement papers, deeds, bills, and miscellaneous papers of the related Talcott, Shearman (Sherman), Bogard, and Gibson families; fair copies of 17th and 18th century wills and inventories.

Throop, Enos Thompson papers   .8 cu ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1157
Personal correspondence; bills, receipts and accounts for merchandise and services. Includes an executive order issued by Governor Throop for the transfer of prisoners from Auburn to Sing Sing, the former prison being overcrowded.

Trautwine family papers, 1834-1947.   7.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 760
Correspondence, diaries, clippings, photographs, and other material relating largely to the engineering interests of John Cresson Trautwine, Sr., II, and III.

Treman family papers, 1838-1954.   19 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1303
Papers contain business and family material, including correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, and printed matter relating to various members of the Treman family of Tompkins County, New York.

Van Cleef Family papers, 1841-1935   34.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3088
Business and personal correspondence, briefs, legal materials, photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper articles, daybooks and a variety of documentation

Van Santvoord and Olcott family papers   2 linear ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2373
Miscellaneous business, financial, and legal records of Alfred Van Santvoord, his family (and in-laws), Jacob and Anna Lansing; her father, Absalom Townsend.

Wall family papers   .3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2012
Collection includes a series of letters from Charles William Wall; other Civil War letters from William Emerson, Henry Harrington, and Charles McCarthy; letters from Jane Middleton; and an autobiographical sketch of Andrew Wall.

Wheeler family papers, 1811-1934   1.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3878
Includes family Bible and genealogical records, financial and legal records and drafts of George Downs Wheeler's autobiography.

White family papers   17.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: [no collection number]
Correspondence and papers of Hugh White, William Pierrepont White, William Mansfield White, and William Constable Pierrepont.

White, Ernest Ingersoll papers, 1820-1960.   14.2 cubic ft.; 33 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1843
Papers of E.I. White and his family.

White, Hugh papers, 1750-1933.   8.3 cubic ft.; 39 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 610
Correspondence, letters, diaries, account books, tax receipts, deeds, inventories, contracts, surveys, land records, maps, photographs, church records, genealogical data and other papers pertaining chiefly to White's involvement in land in northern New York, particularly the counties of Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida, Oswego, and St. Lawrence; material concerning the cement business at Chittenango and Greenkills, New York. Also, political papers (1840-1867), which include material on the Whig Party, patronage, and national and local issues.

White, William Pierrepont collection   63.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: [no collection number]
Correspondence, diaries, deeds, accounts, maps, surveys, pamphlets, statements, registers, bills, land contracts, inventories, cashbooks, indentures, minutes, and other records and papers reflecting the westward and southward movement of members of the White and related families.

Wickham, Robert S. and Eloise C. papers   3.6 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 8408
Carpenter-Mayhew papers include correspondence, pamphlets, photographs, legal and estate papers, photographs, and clippings relating to Alvin R. Carpenter, Alice Carpenter, Charles Mayhew, Eloise Carpenter Wickham, and Robert Sloane Wickham. Charles Mayhew Carpenter papers include personal and business correspondence, 1910-1918, including letters from his estranged wife Mary.

Wilkinson, Jemima papers,1772-1849.   .2 cubic ft.,

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 621
Papers of the "Publick Universal Friend," her followers, and their descendants, including letters, wills, deeds, accounts, and other items; correspondents include James Brown, William Carter, Thomas R. Gold, Giles Kinney, Rachel Malin, Christopher Marshall, William Oliver, Sarah Richards, and Ruth Spencer.

Wright, Albert Hazen research materials   2.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1692
Correspondence, notes, outlines, typewritten and photo copies of newspaper articles, directories, court and census records, clippings, photographic prints and negatives, and other items used in the writing of Wright's histories of the New York State Agricultural College at Ovid, New York, the New York Central College at McGraw, New York, and the People's College at Havana (now Montour Falls) New York, as they pertained to the early history of Cornell University. Also sources pertaining to Wright's study of Sullivan's Expedition in New York State.

Young, Adelaide Taber papers, 1887-1911.   1.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 37-5-820
Papers of Adelaide Taber Young include letters written to her mother during her studies at Cornell, largely concerning student life, sorority affairs, and social activities; student notebooks; scrapbooks of photographs, programs, clippings, and other memorabilia from Cornell and Elmira College, including items concerning her sister, Sara Louise (Elmira Class of 1904).


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