Catherine A. Mead Papers,1854-1920

Collection Number: 3645

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Catherine A. Mead papers, 1854-1920.
Collection Number:
3645
Creator:
Catherine A. Mead [1832?]-1919.
Quantity:
.3 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence and a will.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Letters to Catherine A. Mead, Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, from relatives and friends, mostly concerning family news such as marriages, births, deaths, and health. Financial matters such as crop prices and debts are also mentioned. Catherine Mead's will is included.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Catherine A. "Kate" Mead was the daughter of Harry and Polly Fink Mead of Tompkins County, New York.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Letters to Catherine A. Mead, Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, from relatives and friends, mostly concerning family news such as marriages, births, deaths, and health. Financial matters such as crop prices and debts are also mentioned. Catherine Mead's will is included.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Mead, Catherine A.,1832?-1919.
Mead, Harry.
Mead, Kate.
Mead, Polly Fink.

Subjects:
Agriculture.
Families.

Places:
Tompkins County (N.Y.)
Ithaca (N.Y.).


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Catherine A. Mead papers, #3645. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Box 1 Folder 1
1854-1859
Box 1 Folder 2
1860-1869
Box 1 Folder 3
1870-1875
Box 1 Folder 4
1876-1879
Box 1 Folder 5
1880-1882
Box 1 Folder 6
1883-1889
Box 1 Folder 7
1890-1897
Box 1 Folder 8
1901, 1902, 1919, 1920, n.d.