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Nathan Read (1759-1849) Papers

Nathan Read (1759-1849) Papers

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SERIES I. Correspondence
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11Correspondence 1783-1791
12Correspondence 1795-1800
13Correspondence 1801
14Correspondence Jan.-Feb. 1802
15Correspondence Mar.-Dec. 1802
16Correspondence 1803-1805
17Correspondence 1808-1824
18Correspondence 1826-1838
19Correspondence 1840-1847, undated
SERIES II. Invention Papers
A. Descriptions
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21Stills, steam engines, fountains, mills, chronometer undated
22Still, tide fountain, boiler, steam engine undated
23Stills, furnace boiler, steam cylinder undated
24Compound still, steamboat (float wheels) undated
25Descriptions and drawings: rotative steam engine, threshing machine 1816, undated
B. Drawings
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26Drawings: stills, windmill, perpetual chronometer undated
27Air pump undated
28Coffee huller 1822-1824, undated
29Cog railroad 1836, undated
210Eolian mills, pneumatic carriage, wind actuated equipment 1789, undated
211Hominy mill 1820, undated
212Nail machine 1797, undated
213Nail machine 1797-1801, undated
214Patent lock 1823, undated
215Patent lock undated
216Perpetual chronometer undated
217Perpetual chronometer 1790, undated
218Multi-tubular boiler, chain wheels, steam cylinder 1791, undated
219Boilers, steam cylinder, steam engine, steam mills, Hydraulic undated
220Boilers (includes self-feeding apparatus) undated
221Boilers (includes self-feeding apparatus) undated
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31Boilers (includes self-feeding apparatus) undated
32Rotative steam engine 1819, undated
33Steamboat undated
34Steam carriage, chariot of war 1819, undated
35Steam locomotive undated
36Stills and tide fountains 1791, undated
37Thermometer, time-related devices 1790, undated
38Tide mill, tide wheel undated
39Threshing machine 1816, undated
310Threshing machine 1817, undated
311Miscellaneous notes and drawings undated
312Unidentified drawings undated
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7(OS)1Descriptions and drawings of inventions undated
7(OS)2Descriptions and drawings of inventions undated
7(OS)3Descriptions and drawings of inventions undated
C. Papers
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313Patent Legislation and patent office notices 1834, 1840, undated
314Patent Petitions and related information 1790-1793, 1816-1817, 1843, undated
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7(OS)4Patents 1798, 1817-1818
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315Related inventors and inventions 1784-1802, 1884, undated
316Related inventors and inventions 1801-1816, 1915
SERIES III. Salem Iron Factory Records
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41Records 1795-1796
42Records 1797-1798
43Records 1799
44Records 1799-1801
SERIES IV. Financial Papers
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45Bills and receipts 1785-1792
46Bills and receipts 1793-1794
47Bills and receipts 1795
48Bills and receipts 1796
49Bills and receipts 1797-1798
410Bills and receipts 1799-1800
411Bills and receipts 1801
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51Bills and receipts 1802
52Bills and receipts 1803
53Bills and receipts 1804
54Bills and receipts 1805-1807
55Bills and receipts 1808-1836, undated
SERIES V. Personal Papers
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56Legal papers 1779-1807
57Congressional papers 1793-1802
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7(OS)5Harvard diploma, judicial appointments, Congressional Papers, Belfast township and academy plans 1781-1823
58Writings: medical formulas, mortality statistics 1789-1791, undated
59Writings: Meteorological observation and astronomical calculations 1780-1810, undated
510Writings: Autobiography, political, judicial 1827, undated
511Writings: Philosophical and religious 1828, undated
512"Annihilation and Creation" essay 1844
513Miscellaneous writings and commonplace books not authored by Read [2 volumes] undated
514Miscellaneous articles not authored by Read [4 volumes] 1679, undated
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61Harvard College papers 1790, undated
62Personal papers 1784-1804, undated
63List of book in Read's library undated
SERIES VI. Family Papers
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64Family records 1709-1800
65David Read correspondence 1858-1859
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