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SERIES I. Manuscripts
A. "Arts and Crafts in Philadelphia, Maryland and South Carolina" by Alfred C. Prime
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11Correspondence 1928-1929
12Correspondence 1930-1932
13Orders and receipts undated
14Drafts and notes undated
15Galley proofs undated [circa 1929]
16Photographs, with captions undated
17Photographs undated
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12(OS)1Photographs undated
B. "Domestic Life in Early New England" by George Francis Dow
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21Draft undated [circa 1930s]
22Chapter 3: Furnishings of the House, illustrations undated [circa 1930s]
23Chapter 4: Counterpane and Coverlets, illustrations and draft undated [circa 1930s]
24Chapter 5: Concerning Their Apparel, illustrations and draft undated [circa 1930s]
25Chapter 6: The Farmhouse and the Farmer, illustrations and draft undated [circa 1930s]
26Chapter 7: Manners and Customs, illustrations undated [circa 1930s]
27Chapter 9: Sports and Pastimes, draft undated [circa 1930s]
28Chapter 10: Trades and Manufacture, illustrations and draft undated [circa 1930s]
29Chapter 11: Concerning Shipping and Trade, illustrations undated [circa 1930s]
210Chapter 12: From Wampum to Paper Money, illustrations and draft undated [circa 1930s]
211Chapter 13: Herb Tea and the Doctor, draft undated [circa 1930s]
212Chapter 14: Crimes and Punishments, illustrations undated [circa 1930s]
C. "Domestic Life in New England in the 17th Century" by George Francis Dow
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213Draft undated [circa 1920s]
214Correspondence and acknowledgements 1925-1926, undated
215Orders and receipts 1925-1927, undated
216Orders undated [circa 1920s]
D. "Early American Houses" by Norman Morrison Isham
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217Draft, pages 1-35 undated
218Draft, pages 36-70 undated
219Draft, plates and captions undated
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31Drafts undated
32Galley proofs and plates undated
33Galley proofs and plates undated
34Orders and receipts 1928
E. "Every Day Life in the Massachusetts Bay Colony" by George Francis Dow
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35Preface and Appendix, drafts undated [circa 1930s]
36Chapter 1: The Voyage to Massachusetts undated [circa 1930s]
37Chapter 2: Their Early Shelters and Later Dwellings undated [circa 1930s]
38Chapter 3: How They Furnished Their Houses undated [circa 1930s]
39Chapter 4: Counterpanes and Coverlets undated [circa 1930s]
310Chapter 5: Concerning Their Apparel undated [circa 1930s]
311Chapter 6: Pewter in the Early Days undated [circa 1930s]
312Chapter 7: The Farm House and the Farmer undated [circa 1930s]
313Chapter 8: Manners and Customs undated [circa 1930s]
314Chapter 9: Sports and Games undated [circa 1930s]
315Chapter 10: Trades and Manufactures undated [circa 1930s]
316Chapter 11: Shipping and Trade undated [circa 1930s]
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41Chapter 12: From Wampum to Paper Money undated [circa 1930s]
42Chapter 13: Herb Tea and the Doctor undated [circa 1930s]
43Galley proofs undated [circa 1930s]
44Correspondence 1935
45Cover and photographs undated [circa 1930s]
46Research material undated
F. "Pirates of the New England Coast" by George Francis Dow & John Henry Edmonds
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47Preface, Chapter 1-4, draft undated
48Chapter 5-10, draft undated
49Chapter 11-15, draft undated
410Chapter 16-20, Appendix, draft undated
411Notes and research material 1923, undated
412Research material undated
G. Walpole Society Notebooks
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12(OS)2Walpole Society Notebook, 1929, drafts undated
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413Walpole Society Notebook, 1929, drafts and photographs undated
414Walpole Society Notebook, 1930, drafts, photographs, and correspondence 1930-1931
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51Walpole Society Notebook, 1931, drafts and correspondence 1931
52Walpole Society Notebook, 1932, draft and correspondence 1932, undated
53Walpole Society Notebook, 1933, drafts and photographs undated
54Walpole Society Notebook, 1933, correspondence 1932-1934, undated
55Walpole Society Notebook, 1934, itinerary 1934
H. Articles, Projects, and Speeches
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56"An Incident of '62" by Henry Wood Erving 1931-1932, undated
57"Arts and Crafts in New England" undated [circa 1920s]
58"Arts and Crafts of the New England Puritans" 1935, undated
59"The Beginnings of Fruit Culture in Connecticut" by Edwin Stanley Welles 1936
510"Biography of Theodore Woolsey" undated [circa 1930s]
511"Blinds for Windows" undated
512"The Choate House at Essex, Massachusetts, and Its Recent Restoration" undated
513"Clan Chisholm" 1935-1936
514"The Coins Our Fathers Used" 1913
515"Crime and Punishment During the Early Days of the Massachusetts Bay Colony" undated
516"Documentary Life of Nathan Hale" by George Seymour 1932-1933, undated
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61Fairbanks House, Dedham, project drawings undated
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12(OS)3Fairbanks House, Dedham, project drawings undated
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62"Family Gatherings relating to the Smith and Blanchard Families with a Memoir of the Rev. Elias Smith", drafts undated [circa 1928]
63"Family Gatherings relating to the Smith and Blanchard Families with a Memoir of the Rev. Elias Smith", correspondence 1928-1929
64"Folk Lore of Eastern Massachusetts" undated
65"Fort Western on the Kennebec", draft undated [circa 1922]
66"Fort Western on the Kennebec", correspondence and research material 1920-1922, undated
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12(OS)4"Fort Western on the Kennebec", clippings 1922
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67Francisco de Miranda draft undated
68"The French Acadians in Essex County and Their Manner of Living While in Exile" undated
69Harriet P. Sanders diary, 1865, typescript 1935
610"Hawthorne Letters", drafts and photostats undated
611"The Journal of a Voyage in the Clipper Ship Dreadnaught" undated
612"Journey from Boston to Portsmouth" undated
613"Men's Frocks of Other Days" undated
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71Metropolitan Museum of Art construction project, plans and correspondence 1922-1923
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12(OS)5Metropolitan Museum of Art construction project, blueprints undated [circa 1920s]
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72"Newspaper Gleanings" project notes 1935, undated
73"Notes on the Use of Pewter in Massachusetts During the 17th Century" undated
74"Old Time Herbs and Their Uses" undated
75Old-Time New England, Vol. 36 July 1936
76Ogden Codman manuscripts undated [circa 1920s]
"Index of Obituaries in Boston Newspapers, 1704-1800"
"Hollis Street Church, Boston: Records…"
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77"The Origin of the Fundamental Orders" by Edwin Stanley Welles 1936
78"The Paisley Shawl with Some Account of the Shawls Made in Kashmir" undated [circa 1921]
79"Patchwork Quilt" undated
710The Pickman Silver by the Essex Institute 1903
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12(OS)6"Patchwork Quilt" 1927
12(OS)7Pioneer Village, plan undated [circa 1930s]
711Pioneer Village, correspondence and plans, 1930-1931
712Pioneer Village, pamphlets and photos undated [circa 1930s]
713"Period-Room Display in American Museums" undated
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12(OS)8Plan of Peabody burying ground, Middleton, MA undated
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714"The Praise of Antiquities" by Norman M. Isham 1931-1932, undated
715Radio address 1936
716"Random Notes on Colonial Furniture" by Henry Wood Erving 1931-1932, undated
717"The River Agawam, Essex County" draft undated
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81SPNEA publications undated
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12(OS)9SPNEA, newspaper clipping 1930
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82"The Story of the Sailing Ship" undated
83"Thornton Stanly or The Rescue" undated
84"Topsfield in the Revolution" by Rev. J. H. Fitts undated
85"Town Clocks", research undated [circa 1920s]
86"Town Clocks", correspondence 1919-1926
87"Trade Cards" undated
88"Virginia and Massachusetts Houses, a Contrast" undated
89Untitled manuscripts undated
810"The Whale Fishery in Colonial New England" undated
811Witchcraft project, correspondence and notes 1906, 1936
SERIES II. Personal Papers
A. Correspondence
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91Civil service application and correspondence 1918, 1931-1933, undated
92General correspondence 1882-1931
93General correspondence 1932
94General correspondence 1933
95General correspondence 1934
96General correspondence 1935-1936
97General correspondence undated
98Essex Institute 1898-1910
99Massachusetts Legislative correspondence 1899-1900, undated
910Massachusetts Legislature material 1899-1900
911Massachusetts Republican State Committee records 1900
912Memberships 1910
913Memorabilia 1887, undated
B. Genealogies
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914Dwinnell Family 1885-1891
915Mather Family 1926
916Genealogical research undated
C. Research
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101Newspaper clippings, photocopies 1910, 1918, undated
102Newspaper clippings, originals [RESTRICTED] 1910, 1918, undated
103Notes and paper samples undated
104Research materials 1936, undated
105Topsfield notebooks undated
106Topsfield roads and boundary lines undated
107Town records, Topsfield and Salem undated
D. Photographs
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108Architectural drawings undated
109Architectural drawings undated
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111Photographs undated
112Photographs undated
113Photographs undated
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12(OS)10Photographs undated
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114Various book illustrations undated
115Various book illustrations undated
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