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Cummins Family Papers

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SERIES I. Maria S. Cummins Papers
BoxFolderContentsDates
11Handwritten poetry book, written in Catskill Mountains1851
Publishing contracts for The Lamplighter and other novels, professional correspondence, fan mail and autograph requests1854-1858
Personal letter to Mrs. McAnsland1855
Passport1860
Power of Attorney, Maria S. Cummins to Thomas K. Cummins1860
Professional correspondence re: payments, offers, legalities1860-1868
Appointment of T. K. Cummins as executor of Maria's will1866
Broadside advertising The Lamplighterundated
Envelopesvarious dates
SERIES II. David Cummins Papers
BoxFolderContentsDates
12Handwritten poem "The Hermit"1806
Cummins' father's will1817
Letter to unknown correspondent answering inquiries about Cummins' ancestry1850
Letter to Cummins, re: delegation to speak at Daniel Webster convention1851
Appointment of Maria Cummins as executor of Cummins' will, signed by Maria S. Cummins1855
Announcement from Court of Common Pleas, re: memorial service and tribute for Cummins1855
SERIES III. Thomas Kittredge Cummins Papers
BoxFolderContentsDates
13Passport1856
Letter from C. R. Deges(?) re: position offer1859
Menu from honorary dinner to Thomas K. Cummins1863
Co-partnership contract for brokerage business1868
Power of Attorney of Catherine Cummins to Thomas K. Cummins1874
Lease re: rental of Maria Cummins house after her death1878
Letters re: different legal cases and business1879-1881
Bond re: Thomas's son at Harvard College1880
Letter of credit1881
Lease re: renewal with Moses M. Chick1883
Letter from John Knapp re: negative business report of Republican newspaper1885
Appointment of Thomas K. Cummins as executor of his wife's will1885
Deed to property in Boston1887
Extension of lease with M. M. Chick1888
Union Club Membership1888
Professional correspondence form J. C. Harter & Co.1889
Statement and proposition: carbon of typed letter by C. H. Jones to all stockholders of Geo Knapp Co. re: newspaper GM position1893
Accounts re: Houghton Mifflin royalties from Maria Cummins books1896-1898
Written account of business controversyundated
Envelopesvarious dates
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