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SERIES I. Crowninshield Family Ships' Papers
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11 Amanda (Schooner) - America (Ship) 1796-1803, undated
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19(OS)1 Ann (Ship) - Traveller (Ship) 1791-1827, undated
12 Belisarius (Ship) - Charming Sally (Schooner) 1793-1835, undated
13 Cleopatra's Barge (Brig) 1817-1820, undated
14 Cleopatra's Barge (Brig), letterbooks [3 volumes] 1816-1817
15 Cleopatra's Barge (Brig), letterbooks [3 volumes] 1816-1817
16 Cleopatra's Barge (Brig), historic material 1817-1913, undated
17 Concord (Ship) - Diomede (Brig) 1802-1814
18 Diomede (Brig) 1814
19 Diomede (Schooner) - Mary (Brig) 1789-1827, undated
110 Minerva (Ship) and Ocean (Ship) 1795-1810, undated
111 Polly & Sally (Schooner) – Traveller (Ship) 1791-1811, undated
SERIES II. George Crowninshield (1734-1815) Papers
A. Personal Papers
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112Estate inventories (2 volumes) 1808-1815
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20(OS)1Estate papers 1815-1816, 1822
113Miscellaneous legal papers, accounts, and receipts 1766-1807, undated
B. George Crowninshield, Jr. (1766-1817) Papers
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21Estate papers 1817, 1818, undated
C. George Crowninshield and Sons
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22Correspondence 1800-1815, undated
23Privateer memorandum books [2 volumes] 1812-1815
24Account book, with index 1806-1809
25Invoices 1809, undated
26Accounts and receipts, miscellaneous legal papers 1765-1812, undated
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20(OS)2Accounts and receipts 1807-1809, undated
SERIES III. Jacob Crowninshield (1770-1808) Papers
A. Correspondence
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27Family correspondence received 1797-1805
28Family correspondence received 1806
29Non-family correspondence received 1803-1804
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31Non-family correspondence received 1805
32Non-family correspondence received 1806
33Non-family correspondence received 1807, undated
34William Bentley correspondence 1793-1807, undated
35Nathaniel Silsbee correspondence 1801-1805
36Miscellaneous outgoing family correspondence 1804, 1806, undated
B. Personal Papers
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19(OS)2Commission certificate 1805
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41Poetry, eulogies of Jacob Crowninshield 1791-1808, undated
42Estate and guardianship papers 1808-1809
43Receipt, miscellaneous legal papers 1797-1825
44Miscellaneous papers 1801-1835, undated
C. Family Papers
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45William Crowninshield estate, Jacob Crowninshield Rogers biography 1825, undated
Series IV. John Crowninshield (1771-1842) Papers
A. Correspondence
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46Family correspondence received 1799, 1818, undated
47Non-family correspondence 1812-1813
48Letterbooks (2 volumes): Outward correspondence while on board ships Belisarius and America. Letters to George Crowninshield and agents in Calcutta, Pondecherry, India, and Boredeaux, France. Outgoing correspondence to George Crowninshield, his sons, agents in various European ports and masters of a number of Crowninshield vessels. Written while acting as agent for the family firm in France. Includes transcript of log of America III. 1796-1803
49Letterbooks (2 volumes): Outgoing correspondence to George Crowninshield, his sons, agents in various European ports, and masters of a number of Crowninshield vessels. Written while acting as agent for the family firm in France. 1796-1805
410Letter from Strobel & Martini regarding Alligator (Brig) 1803
4Two letters from Samuel Williams regarding Margaret and Golden Age (Ship) and the murder of Mr. Percival 1810, 1812
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51Letterbook of outgoing correspondence with partial index. Largely letters to American merchant houses and masters of various Crowninshield vessels 1809-1815
52Letterbook of outgoing correspondence to Richard Crowninshield and various American agents regarding Richard's financial troubles. 1811-1812
53Letterbook of incoming and outgoing correspondence at Dartmoor Prison with family, friends, and former prisoners. 1814-1815, 1832
54Letterbooks [2 volumes]: Single letter (1815) to Thomas Newton, Chairman of the United States House of Representatives Committee on Commerce and Manufactures regarding tariffs. Outgoing business and personal correspondence, mostly with American agents. Some letters to former Dartmoor prisoners. 1815-1817
55Letterbook of outgoing business and personal correspondence. Mostly letters to American agents, some letters to Benjamin Crowninshield (1782-1864) in New Orleans. 1815-1832
56Letterbook of incoming and outgoing correspondence with James Armstrong. Incoming business correspondence from John Dodge of Salem and Joseph Sharp (accompanied Jacob Crowninshield on voyage down Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. See also "Diary of a Journey to Pittsburgh.") Benjamin Crowninshield (1782-1864) incoming correspondence and journal from New Orleans. 1816-1818, 1825
61Letterbook of outgoing correspondence with Benjamin Crowninshield (1782-1864) and agents in New Orleans, New York, and Philadelphia. 1816-1821
62Letterbook of copies of papers and correspondence Regarding claims on Crowninshield vessels captured by the French and taken to Naples. Outgoing correspondence Regarding French claims. 1832-1833
B. Shipping and Business Papers
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63Account book/letterbook 1795-1796, 1801
64Day book 1809-1813
65Cordage account book, shipbuilding notes/drawings 1811-1824, undated
66Gore, Charles. Result of Two Series… [holograph copy of shipbuilding textbook] 1799
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20(OS)3Drawings of machines for raising water 1816
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67Textiles memorandum book undated
68India taffetas (samples) undated
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20(OS)4United States Land Company investment prospectus 1842
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69Memorandum books [4 volumes] 1810-1813
610Memoranda 1803-1805, undated
C. Personal Papers
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71"Salem to Pittsburg," volume 1 1816
72"Salem to Pittsburg," volume 2 1816
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81"Vindication of the Seaman's Character" volume 1 1825
82"Vindication of the Seaman's Character" volume 2 1825
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91Navigation lesson book 1787
92Navigation lesson books 1789
93Becket house account book 1810-1812
94Certificates 1830, 1836
95Accounts/receipts 1804-1816
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19(OS)3Printed matter 1817, 1838
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96Printed matter 1821, 1837, undated
97Miscellaneous papers 1805-1821, undated
D. Family Papers
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1. Maria Crowninshield (born 1789) Papers
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98Maria Crowninshield correspondence 1804, 1806, 1822
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2. Maria Louisa Crowninshield (1816-1834) Papers
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99Maria Louisa Crowninshield astronomy lesson book and journal 1831, 1833
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3. Louisa Crowninshield Bacon (born 1842) Papers
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910Embroidery letters undated
911"Old Furniture" photograph album 1924
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4. John Casper Crowninshield (1820-1878) Papers
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912Family history (pages 1-343) undated
913Family history (pages 1-343) undated
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101Family history (pages 343-676), list of missing pages undated
102Family history (pages 343-676), list of missing pages undated
103"1st Cruise of the Privateer Diomede", "2nd Cruise of the Privateer Diomede" undated
104"Other Privateers" undated
105"Extracts from a Journal of a Voyage down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers" (pages 1-224) undated
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10A"1st and 2nd Cruise of the Diomede – War of 1812" undated
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111"Extracts from a Journal of a Voyage down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers" (pages 225-404) undated
112Miscellaneous notes and drafts undated
113Miscellaneous notes and drafts undated
114"The Buried Treasure Found (or) Coco Island Revealed" undated
115Miscellaneous papers 1840, 1897, undated
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5. Charles B. Crowninshield (born 1824) Papers
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116"Of Fortification in General" undated
117Printed matter 1847
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121st Regiment Mass. Volunteers scrapbook 1846-1848
Series V. Benjamin W. Crowninshield (1772-1851) Papers
A. Correspondence
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118Family correspondence received 1797-1808
119Family correspondence received 1814-1815
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131Family correspondence received 1816-1818
132Family correspondence received 1821-1829
133Family correspondence received 1830-1839
134Family correspondence received undated
135Non-family correspondence 1797, 1804-1814
136Non-family correspondence Jan.-Jun. 1815
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141Non-family correspondence Jul.-Dec. 1815
142Non-family correspondence Jan.-Jun. 1816
143Non-family correspondence Jul.-Dec. 1816
144Non-family correspondence 1817
145Non-family correspondence 1818
146Non-family correspondence 1819-1823
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151Non-family correspondence 1824
152Non-family correspondence 1825-1829
153Non-family correspondence 1830-1846, undated
154Invitations 1817-1828, undated
B. Personal Papers
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155Estate papers 1836-1881, undated
156Accounts/receipts 1804-1848, undated
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20(OS)5Certificates 1810-1827
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157Printed matter 1821, 1830
158Miscellaneous legal 1804-1848
159Miscellaneous papers 1803-1823, undated
C. Family Papers
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1510Mary B. Crowninshield papers 1802-1829
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161Mary B. Crowninshield papers 1830-1839, undated
162Miscellaneous family correspondence 1815-1839, undated
163George C. Crowninshield estate 1857
Series VI. Richard Crowninshield (1774-1844) Papers
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164Family correspondence received 1793-1799
165Family correspondence received 1800-1802
166Family correspondence received Jan.-Jun. 1803
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171Family correspondence received Jul.-Dec. 1803
172Family correspondence received Jan.-Jun. 1804
173Family correspondence received Jul.-Dec. 1804
174Family correspondence received 1805-1813, undated
175Non-family correspondence 1795-1831, undated
176Shipping memoranda 1794-1803, undated
177Accounts/receipts 1792-1817, undated
178Miscellaneous legal, Richard Crowninshield Jr. (1804-1830) broadside 1811, 1815
Series VII. Miscellaneous Papers
A. Family Papers
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181John Casper Richter von Kronensheldt legal papers, transcripts 1700, 1708
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19(OS)4John Casper Richter von Kronensheldt deed 1697
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182Crowninshield Wharf papers 1828-1847, undated
183Derby/Crowninshield ancestral tablets undated
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Flat fileGenealogical charts undated
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184Miscellaneous family papers 1753-1817, undated
185Science lesson books (2 volumes) undated
186Science lesson books (2 volumes) undated
187Diary 1827
188Sketchbook undated
B. Non-Family Papers
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189 Salem Register papers 1805
1810Printed matter 1816-1824, undated
1811Miscellaneous non-family papers 1709-1909, undated
1812Miscellaneous fragments undated
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