Lyman Stuart Collection,1803-1895.

Collection Number: 1997

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Lyman Stuart collection, 1803-1895.
Collection Number:
1997
Creator:
Stuart, Lyman,
Quantity:
.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence and family papers.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence and other papers of several New York State families, discussing everyday events and problems, agriculture, religion, and prices; also, Civil War letters of the Carver brothers of Savannah, New York.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence and other papers of several New York State families, discussing everyday events and problems, agriculture, religion, and prices; also, Civil War letters of the Carver brothers of Savannah, New York; other letters concern life in Montana and the Dakota territories and western Canada (1870s). Includes correspondence of the Barnhardt family, Luke Blodgett, D. Watson Davis, Henry Dean, and Aaron Lane; correspondents include Theodore and W. H. Allen, Lydia Barnhardt, George Boardman, John and George Coventry, Alex Vattemore, the Salina and Central Square Plank Road Company, and the Waterloo Woolen Manufacturing Company.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Stuart, Lyman,
Allen, Theodore
Allen, Theodore.
Allen, W. H.
Allen, W. H.
Barnhardt, Lydia
Barnhardt, Lydia.
Bernard family
Bernard family.
Blodgett, Luke
Blodgett, Luke.
Boardman, George
Boardman, George.
Carver family
Carver family.
Coventry, George
Coventry, George.
Coventry, John, 1915-1998
Coventry, John.
Davis, D. Watson
Davis, D. Watson.
Dean, Henry
Dean, Henry.
Lane, Aaron
Lane, Aaron.
Vattemore, Alex
Vattemore, Alex.
Salina and Central Square Plank Road Company (New York State)
Waterloo Woolen Manufacturing Company (Waterloo, N.Y.)
American Civil War (1861-1865)

Subjects:
Agriculture -- New York (State)
Families -- New York (State)
Agriculture
Families
Manners and customs

Places:
New York (State) -- Religious life and customs.
Savannah (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Montana -- Social life and customs.
Dakota territory -- Social life and customs.
Montana
New York (State)
New York (State) -- Savannah
United States
United States -- Dakota Territory

Form and Genre Terms:
History
Personal narratives


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Lyman Stuart Collection, #1997. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

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