Leslie L. Luther, Collector And Compiler, Moravia Area Items,1882-1966.

Collection Number: 1934

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Leslie L. Luther, collector and compiler, Moravia area items, 1882-1966.
Collection Number:
1934
Creator:
Luther, Leslie L.(Leslie Leon),
Quantity:
.4 cubic ft., 3 reels positive, 2 reels negative microfilm
Forms of Material:
Research materials and microfilm.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Alphabetized tombstone inscriptions; scrapbook of newspaper clippings, sketches, and notes; genealogical data; and a copy of a journal kept by William Slade.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Alphabetized tombstone inscriptions for cemeteries in the Towns of Locke, Genoa, Moravia, Niles, Scipio, Sempronius, Summer Hill, and Venice in Cayuga County and for the Van Etten Cemetery in the Town of Skaneateles, Onondaga County, New York; scrapbook of newspaper clippings (1921-58), sketches, and notes concerning people, events, and churches and other institutions in central New York (1794); genealogical data on the Alley (Allee), Luther, Spafford, Sparks, Youngs, Thayer, and Sawyer families; and a copy of a journal (1824) kept by William Slade during a journey from Sempronius to Swansea, Massachusetts.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Luther, Leslie L. 1886-1976,
Alley family
Alley family.
Luther family
Luther family.
Sawyer family
Sawyer family.
Spafford family.
Sparks family
Sparks family.
Spofford family
Thayer family
Thayer family.
Young family
Young family.

Subjects:
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Genoa.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Locke.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Moravia.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Niles.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Scipio.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Sempronius.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Skaneateles.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Summer Hill.
Cemeteries -- New York (State) -- Venice.
Cemeteries
Manners and customs

Places:
Cayuga County (N.Y.) -- Genealogy.
Cayuga County (N.Y.) -- History.
Cayuga County (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
Onondaga County (N.Y.) -- Genealogy.
Onondaga County (N.Y.) -- History.
Onondaga County (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
New York (State) -- Cayuga County
New York (State) -- Genoa
New York (State) -- Moravia
New York (State) -- Onondaga County
New York (State) -- Skaneateles
New York (State) -- Summer Hill

Form and Genre Terms:
Genealogies.
Scrapbooks.
Genealogy
History


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Leslie L. Luther, collector and compiler, Moravia area items, #1934. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
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