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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1889-1965
Creator:
Mitchell, Langdon Elwyn, 1862-1935
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
The Mitchell and Day family papers contain two bound manuscripts, dated between 1889 and 1965, which directly pertain to these prominent Philadelphia families. The first volume is a play written by Langdon Elywn Mitchell, and the second is a family history written by George Valentine Massey II, referencing Kenneth Mackenzie Day and Helena Mary Langdon Mitchell Day as the primary figures of his historical research.
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Mitchell and Day family papers
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Mitchell, Langdon Elwyn, 1862-1935
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1221
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1889-1965
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The Mitchell and Day family papers contain two bound manuscripts, dated between 1889 and 1965, which directly pertain to these prominent Philadelphia families. The first volume is a play written by Langdon Elywn Mitchell, and the second is a family history written by George Valentine Massey II, referencing Kenneth Mackenzie Day and Helena Mary Langdon Mitchell Day as the primary figures of his historical research.
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Mitchell, Langdon Elwyn, 1862-1935 Day, Helena Mary Langdon Mitchell, 1902-1972 Day, Kenneth Mackenzie, 1901-1958 Massey, George Valentine, II, 1903-1984 Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914
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Family papers Genealogies (histories) Manuscripts, American--19th century Manuscripts, American--20th century Plays (performed works)
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1850
Creator:
Husted, N. C., (Nathaniel C.), 1825-1891
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprised of medicinal formulas for a variety of illnesses written by physician Nathaniel C. Husted in 1850.
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Nathaniel C. Husted pharmaceutical recipe book
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Husted, N. C., (Nathaniel C.), 1825-1891
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1974
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1850
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A volume comprised of medicinal formulas for a variety of illnesses written by physician Nathaniel C. Husted in 1850.
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Husted, N. C., (Nathaniel C.), 1825-1891
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Formularies (Medicine) Manuscripts, American--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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1834
Extent: 1 volume
Seven hand-sewn bifolia comprising a volume of lecture notes on obstetrics recorded by an unknown student from April to October 1834.
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Notes upon lectures by Dr. Meigs
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1815
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1834
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Seven hand-sewn bifolia comprising a volume of lecture notes on obstetrics recorded by an unknown student from April to October 1834.
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Meigs, Charles D., (Charles Delucena), 1792-1869
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Lecture notes Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1848-1850
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising orders taken by an unknown Philadelphia sign-painting company spanning the years 1848-1850. Small sketches depicting the painted signage are drawn by some of the orders.
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Order book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1843
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1848-1850
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A volume comprising orders taken by an unknown Philadelphia sign-painting company spanning the years 1848-1850. Small sketches depicting the painted signage are drawn by some of the orders.
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1840s 1850s
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1839-1874
Creator:
Austin, Alvira, 1846-
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
A volume comprised of payment records for School District No. 2 in Randolph Township, Portage County, Ohio and recipes along with some household accounts. The school district records are written in several hands on the first ten leaves of the volume and span the years from 1839 to 1851. The remainder of the volume comprises recipes and household accounts of the Austin family.
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Payment receipt book and recipe book
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Austin, Alvira, 1846-
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1884
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1839-1874
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A volume comprised of payment records for School District No. 2 in Randolph Township, Portage County, Ohio and recipes along with some household accounts. The school district records are written in several hands on the first ten leaves of the volume and span the years from 1839 to 1851. The remainder of the volume comprises recipes and household accounts of the Austin family.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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Austin, Alvira, 1846-
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Housebooks Manuscripts, American--19th century Receipts (financial records) Recipes
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circa 1882-1951
Creator:
Pennell Family
Extent: 21 boxes (+ 3 map drawers)
The Pennell family papers comprise personal correspondence of both Pennells; drafts and galleys for some of their publications; contracts; royalty statements; trust fund account statements; copies of wills; publicity materials; photographs; newspaper clippings; memorabilia; exhibition catalogs, awards, original sketches, watercolors, and prints by Joseph Pennell; and a few works by other artists.
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Pennell family papers
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Pennell Family
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 50
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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21 boxes (+ 3 map drawers)
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circa 1882-1951
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The Pennell family papers comprise personal correspondence of both Pennells; drafts and galleys for some of their publications; contracts; royalty statements; trust fund account statements; copies of wills; publicity materials; photographs; newspaper clippings; memorabilia; exhibition catalogs, awards, original sketches, watercolors, and prints by Joseph Pennell; and a few works by other artists.
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Pennell Family
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Drawings (visual works) Lithographs Manuscripts, American--19th century Manuscripts, American--20th century Watercolors (paintings)
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circa 1865
Creator:
Snyder, W. H. H., (William Henry Harrison), 1836-1889
Extent: 1 volume
A volume of medicinal recipes and formulas compiled by W. H. H. Snyder, circa 1865.
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Popular receipts
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Snyder, W. H. H., (William Henry Harrison), 1836-1889
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1840
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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circa 1865
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A volume of medicinal recipes and formulas compiled by W. H. H. Snyder, circa 1865.
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Snyder, W. H. H., (William Henry Harrison), 1836-1889
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, American--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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circa 1876-1920
Extent: 1 box (.25 linear foot)
A small collection of a Philadelphia printer's samples comprising one volume, two folders, and a small box. The printed samples span the years from approximately 1876 to 1920.
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Printer's sample book
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1368
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (.25 linear foot)
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circa 1876-1920
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A small collection of a Philadelphia printer's samples comprising one volume, two folders, and a small box. The printed samples span the years from approximately 1876 to 1920.
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Business cards Manuscripts, American--19th century Manuscripts, American--20th century Monograms Sample books
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1788-1809
Creator:
Woodhouse, James, 1770-1809
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
A volume comprising medicinal remedies and formulas compiled by James Woodhouse during the years from 1788 to circa 1790.
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Quack recipe book
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Woodhouse, James, 1770-1809
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1854
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
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1788-1809
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A volume comprising medicinal remedies and formulas compiled by James Woodhouse during the years from 1788 to circa 1790.
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1780s 1790s 1800s
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English
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Woodhouse, James, 1770-1809
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, American--18th century Manuscripts, American--19th century Recipes
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1849-1853
Creator:
Marshall, Nathaniel G., (Nathaniel Grant), 1812-1882
Extent: 1 volume
A volume of accouting records kept by Nathaniel G. Marshall (1812-1882) during his position as collector of customs for the Port of York, Maine spanning the years from 1849 to 1853.
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Quarterly returns as disbursing agent & as collector of customs: also emolument accounts quarterly to secretary of treasury and commissioner of customs, also annual statement to the 1st comptroller of the treasury, list of public property annually to the 1st comptroller
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Marshall, Nathaniel G., (Nathaniel Grant), 1812-1882
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1763
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1849-1853
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A volume of accouting records kept by Nathaniel G. Marshall (1812-1882) during his position as collector of customs for the Port of York, Maine spanning the years from 1849 to 1853.
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1840s 1850s
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English
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Marshall, Nathaniel G., (Nathaniel Grant), 1812-1882
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Ledgers (account books) Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1858
Creator:
Slack, J. H., (John Hamilton), 1834-1874
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf, 1 leaflet)
A handwritten diary, by J. H. Slack of Philadelphia. The volume, probably bound by Slack, was written in 1858 and recounted his trip to England in spring an summer of 1856. Slack stated in the preface of the diary " [I] wrote with a double purpose, first as a souvenir of my voyage for my own gratification, and secondly to afford pleasure to my large circle of friends to whom my private journal would be inaccessible."
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Random recollections of a year abroad in Europe and Africa, vol. 1 England
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Slack, J. H., (John Hamilton), 1834-1874
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1880
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf, 1 leaflet)
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1858
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A handwritten diary, by J. H. Slack of Philadelphia. The volume, probably bound by Slack, was written in 1858 and recounted his trip to England in spring an summer of 1856. Slack stated in the preface of the diary " [I] wrote with a double purpose, first as a souvenir of my voyage for my own gratification, and secondly to afford pleasure to my large circle of friends to whom my private journal would be inaccessible."
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Slack, J. H., (John Hamilton), 1834-1874
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Diaries Leaflets (printed works) Manuscripts, American--19th century Photographs Sales catalogs
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approximately 1860-1899
Extent: 1 volume
Paper booklet comprise of culinary recipes probably created in the mid- to late-nineteenth century.
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Recipe book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1784
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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approximately 1860-1899
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Paper booklet comprise of culinary recipes probably created in the mid- to late-nineteenth century.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, American--19th century Recipes
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1877-1878
Extent: 1 volume (+ 6 leaves)
Volume of culinary and medicinal recipes written by a young woman in the United States spanning from 1877-1878.
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Recipe book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1816
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 6 leaves)
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1877-1878
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Volume of culinary and medicinal recipes written by a young woman in the United States spanning from 1877-1878.
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1870s
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, American--19th century Recipes
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1820-1991
(Bulk: 1830-1908)
Creator:
Bird, Frederic Mayer, 1838-1908
Bird, Mary E.
Bird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
This collection contains correspondence between Robert Montgomery Bird, his wife Mary E. Bird, their son Frederic Mayer Bird, and other family members. It provides accounts of daily life in New Castle, Delaware and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during the 19th century.
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Robert Montgomery Bird family correspondence
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Bird, Frederic Mayer, 1838-1908 Bird, Mary E. Bird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1074
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1820-1991
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1830-1908
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This collection contains correspondence between Robert Montgomery Bird, his wife Mary E. Bird, their son Frederic Mayer Bird, and other family members. It provides accounts of daily life in New Castle, Delaware and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during the 19th century.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s
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Bird, Frederic Mayer, 1838-1908 Bird, Mary E. Bird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854
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Correspondence Family papers Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1799-1946
(Bulk: 1822-1854)
Creator:
Bird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854
Extent: 31 boxes
Comprises personal, business, literary, and family papers. In addition to Bird's own papers, this collection includes papers of his wife Mary E. Bird, his son Frederic Mayer Bird, and his biographer Clement Edgar Foust. The earliest papers (1822) date from Bird's school days at Germantown Academy, and the very latest papers (1946) relate to C. Seymour Thompson's publication of Mary E. Bird's biography of her husband. Correspondents include men and women from Bird's career in medicine; his literary career; his theatrical career (including correspondence with Edwin Forrest, as well as the documentation regarding their legal battle over copyrights and profits); his political career; and his career in publishing and journalism.
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Robert Montgomery Bird papers
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Bird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 108
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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31 boxes
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1799-1946
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1822-1854
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Comprises personal, business, literary, and family papers. In addition to Bird's own papers, this collection includes papers of his wife Mary E. Bird, his son Frederic Mayer Bird, and his biographer Clement Edgar Foust. The earliest papers (1822) date from Bird's school days at Germantown Academy, and the very latest papers (1946) relate to C. Seymour Thompson's publication of Mary E. Bird's biography of her husband. Correspondents include men and women from Bird's career in medicine; his literary career; his theatrical career (including correspondence with Edwin Forrest, as well as the documentation regarding their legal battle over copyrights and profits); his political career; and his career in publishing and journalism.
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1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s
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1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s
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Bird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854 Bird, Frederic Mayer, 1838-1908‏ Bird, Mary E. Foust, Clement E. (Clement Edgar)
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Correspondence Manuscripts, American--19th century Writings (document genre)
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1861-1935
Creator:
Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914
Extent: 19 boxes
The S. Weir Mitchell Correspondence series (23 folders)includes correspondence with James Lane Allen, Richard Watson Gilder, William Dean Howells, Robert Underwood Johnson, Henry C. Lea, James Russell Lowell, Charles Leonard Moore, and John Greenleaf Whittier. The remaining series comprise S. Weir Mitchell Writings (8 folders), including both medical and other writings; Langdon and Marion Mitchell Correspondence (5 folders); Langdon and Marion Mitchell Clippings (2 folders), primarily consisting of obituaries for Langdon Mitchell; Civil War Scrapbook (1 box); Photographs (2 boxes); S. Weir Mitchell Literary Writings (16 boxes)includes holographs of 5 novels, 2 plays, and a short story or novella.
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S. Weir Mitchell collection
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Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 413
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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19 boxes
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1861-1935
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The S. Weir Mitchell Correspondence series (23 folders)includes correspondence with James Lane Allen, Richard Watson Gilder, William Dean Howells, Robert Underwood Johnson, Henry C. Lea, James Russell Lowell, Charles Leonard Moore, and John Greenleaf Whittier. The remaining series comprise S. Weir Mitchell Writings (8 folders), including both medical and other writings; Langdon and Marion Mitchell Correspondence (5 folders); Langdon and Marion Mitchell Clippings (2 folders), primarily consisting of obituaries for Langdon Mitchell; Civil War Scrapbook (1 box); Photographs (2 boxes); S. Weir Mitchell Literary Writings (16 boxes)includes holographs of 5 novels, 2 plays, and a short story or novella.
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Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914
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Correspondence Galley proofs Manuscripts, American--19th century Photographs Scrapbooks
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1734-1910
Creator:
Ingham, Samuel D., (Samuel Delucenna), 1779-1860
Extent: 6 boxes
The Samuel D. Ingham correspondence comprises letters predominantly as well as other papers relating to Ingham and his life. The majority of the collection is correspondence either written by Ingham, to him, or to and from other political figures. Important subsets of the correspondence addressed to Ingham include letters regarding the Peggy Eaton Affair, a 1831 scandal that led to the resignation of President Jackson's entire cabinent (including then Secretary of the Treasury Ingham), as well as a series of letters from President Jackson to his Secretary of the Treasury. There are two letterbooks containing copies of letters from Ingham to others, particularly centered on but not limited to his time as Secretary of the Treasury. Other materials include postcards of Ingham's home and grave, published speeches by Ingham, a biography written by his son William Armstrong Ingham, and newspapers with articles regarding him.
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Samuel D. Ingham correspondence
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Ingham, Samuel D., (Samuel Delucenna), 1779-1860
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 889
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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6 boxes
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1734-1910
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The Samuel D. Ingham correspondence comprises letters predominantly as well as other papers relating to Ingham and his life. The majority of the collection is correspondence either written by Ingham, to him, or to and from other political figures. Important subsets of the correspondence addressed to Ingham include letters regarding the Peggy Eaton Affair, a 1831 scandal that led to the resignation of President Jackson's entire cabinent (including then Secretary of the Treasury Ingham), as well as a series of letters from President Jackson to his Secretary of the Treasury. There are two letterbooks containing copies of letters from Ingham to others, particularly centered on but not limited to his time as Secretary of the Treasury. Other materials include postcards of Ingham's home and grave, published speeches by Ingham, a biography written by his son William Armstrong Ingham, and newspapers with articles regarding him.
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Ingham, Samuel D., (Samuel Delucenna), 1779-1860 Eaton, Peggy, 1799?-1879
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Correspondence Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1797-1821
Creator:
Bulkeley, Sarah, 1772?-1852
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising poetry, excerpts, and quotations compiled by Sarah Bulkeley spanning the years from 1797 to 1821.
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Sarah Bulkeley commonplace book
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Bulkeley, Sarah, 1772?-1852
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1773
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1797-1821
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A volume comprising poetry, excerpts, and quotations compiled by Sarah Bulkeley spanning the years from 1797 to 1821.
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1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s
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Bulkeley, Sarah, 1772?-1852
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Commonplace books Excerpts Manuscripts, American--18th century Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1882-1883
Creator:
Lamson, William A., (William Ayres), 1859-1914
Extent: 1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
A letterpress copybook containing the personal outgoing correspondence of William A. Lamson spanning six months from November 1882 to May 1883. During this six-month period Lamson worked as secretary for the Mexican Central Railway Company and was living in a mining camp in Sonora, Mexico. There are 500 numbered leaves comprising letters arranged in chronological order addressed to family and friends regarding his journey to Mexico, his experiences at camp, duties of his job, living conditions, and observations of the Mexican people, culture, and customs.
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William A. Lamson letterpress copybook
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Lamson, William A., (William Ayres), 1859-1914
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1791
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
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1882-1883
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A letterpress copybook containing the personal outgoing correspondence of William A. Lamson spanning six months from November 1882 to May 1883. During this six-month period Lamson worked as secretary for the Mexican Central Railway Company and was living in a mining camp in Sonora, Mexico. There are 500 numbered leaves comprising letters arranged in chronological order addressed to family and friends regarding his journey to Mexico, his experiences at camp, duties of his job, living conditions, and observations of the Mexican people, culture, and customs.
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1880s
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Lamson, William A., (William Ayres), 1859-1914 Mexican Central Railway Co--History--Sources.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Correspondence Finding tabs Letterpress copybooks Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1835
Creator:
Shelly, W. A., (William Addison), 1818-1863
Extent: 1 volume
A notebook consisting of medical vocabulary written and compiled by W. A. Shelly in 1835 probably as a study guide for medical school.
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William Addison Shelly notebook
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Shelly, W. A., (William Addison), 1818-1863
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1862
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1835
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A notebook consisting of medical vocabulary written and compiled by W. A. Shelly in 1835 probably as a study guide for medical school.
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English
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Shelly, W. A., (William Addison), 1818-1863
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, American--19th century Notebooks
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1897-1904
Creator:
Kneeland, William Aiken, 1884-1947
Extent: 1 box (.12 linear foot)
A scrapbook comprising printing samples created by William Aiken Kneeland. He began his printing business named the Amateur Publishing Company at the age of 12 in 1897 and produced his last printed item in 1904.
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William Aiken Kneeland scrapbook
creator
Kneeland, William Aiken, 1884-1947
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1364
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (.12 linear foot)
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1897-1904
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A scrapbook comprising printing samples created by William Aiken Kneeland. He began his printing business named the Amateur Publishing Company at the age of 12 in 1897 and produced his last printed item in 1904.
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1890s 1900s
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English
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Kneeland, William Aiken, 1884-1947 Kneeland, Martin Dwelle, 1848-1946 New England Sabbath Protective League.
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Announcements Blank forms Booklets Business cards Forms (documents) Manuscripts, American--19th century Manuscripts, American--20th century Visiting cards
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1752-1903
(Bulk: 1861-1898)
Creator:
Pepper, William, 1843-1898
Extent: 9 volumes
The collection documents Pepper’s role in expanding the University of Pennsylvania in the 19th century, his contributions to the medical profession, and his activism in Philadelphia. Primarily comprising correspondence, the collection covers Pepper’s life from a student at the University of Pennsylvania to his death 54 years later.
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William Pepper papers
creator
Pepper, William, 1843-1898
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 904
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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9 volumes
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1752-1903
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1861-1898
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The collection documents Pepper’s role in expanding the University of Pennsylvania in the 19th century, his contributions to the medical profession, and his activism in Philadelphia. Primarily comprising correspondence, the collection covers Pepper’s life from a student at the University of Pennsylvania to his death 54 years later.
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1750s 1760s 1770s 1780s 1790s 1800s 1810s 1820s 1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s
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1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Pepper, William, 1843-1898 University of Pennsylvania--19th century.
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Correspondence Manuscripts, American--19th century
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1836-1837
Creator:
Wrightsville and York Railroad Company.
Extent: 1 volume
An oversize volume comprising the contracts and receipts of payment for the construction of the Wrightsville to York Railroad line spanning one year from 1836 to 1837.
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Writghtsville and York Railroad Company contracts and receipts
creator
Wrightsville and York Railroad Company.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1864
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1836-1837
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An oversize volume comprising the contracts and receipts of payment for the construction of the Wrightsville to York Railroad line spanning one year from 1836 to 1837.
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1830s
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English
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Wrightsville and York Railroad Company.
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Blank forms Codices (bound manuscripts) Contracts Manuscripts, American--19th century Receipts (financial records)
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