Lord Family papers, 1710-1967 Rauner Manuscript MS-510

Full Finding Aid

Title:

Lord Family papers

Call Number:

Rauner Manuscript MS-510

Collection Dates:

1710-1967

Size of Collection:

9.55 ft., 8 boxes, including 1 oversize

Abstract:

The Lord Family papers contain correspondence, manuscripts, sermons, diaries, account books, financial and legal papers, drawings, printed materials, clippings, genealogical research and photographs related to Nathan and Elizabeth Lord, their descendants and early ancestors.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The Lord Family papers contain both professional and family correspondence, sermons, notebooks, diaries, manuscripts, typescripts, land deeds, financial records, legal papers, memorandum, hymnals, reports, booklets, photographs, maps, blueprints, programs, poetry, recipes, drawings, articles, scrapbooks, locks of hair, memento mori, biographical information, genealogical charts, family histories and clippings. The papers are representative of four generations of the Lord family but primarily document Nathan Lord, sixth president of Dartmouth College, his wife, Elizabeth King Lord their children and grandchildren. The materials document both the professional and personal lives of the Lord family and their connection to Dartmouth College and the town of Hanover, NH. The collection also contains extensive genealogical research, family histories and typescripts on Nathan Lord’s early ancestors, descendants and affiliated families compiled by Jeannette Mather Lord and her husband, Frederick P. Lord. Of note are Nathan Lord’s manuscripts and sermons on slavery as well as correspondence and materials related to his resignation as president of Dartmouth College due to the controversy surrounding his pro slavery beliefs.

Biography

The Lord family of Hanover, NH included Nathan Lord (1792-1870), Reverend Doctor and sixth president of Dartmouth College; his wife, Elizabeth King Leland (1792-1870), daughter of Joseph and Dorcas Leland of Saco, Maine, sister of Dorcas Leland; and Nathan and Elizabeth’s children and grandchildren. 
 
 Nathan Lord was born on November 28, 1792 in South Berwick, Maine. He attended Bowdoin College and Andover Theological Seminary, graduating in 1815. He served as pastor of the Congregational Church in Amherst, NH before becoming president of Dartmouth College in 1828. Lord was president of Dartmouth College for 35 years before resigning in 1863 due to the controversy surrounding his pro-slavery beliefs. He lived out the rest of his life in Hanover, NH and died in 1870, the same year as his wife, Elizabeth. 
 
 Nathan and Elizabeth had ten children: John King Lord (1819-1849), Dartmouth College (DC) class of 1863, minister, who married Laura Smith Lord (1822-1868); Joseph Leland Lord (1820-1874), DC class of 1839, lawyer, who married Julia Kilham Lord (1825-1912); Frederic Richardson Lord (1822-1873), DC class of 1842, school principal; Samuel Augustus Lord (1822-1862), DC class of 1843, physician, who married Elizabeth Daniels; William Hayes Lord (1824-1877), DC class of 1843, pastor in Vermont, who married Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord (d. 1886); Henry Clark Lord (1825-1884), DC class of 1843, lawyer in Ohio; Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909), who married George Palmer, DC class of 1845, lawyer; Nathan Lord Jr., (1831-1885), DC class of 1851, Col. 6th Regiment of Vermont Volunteers; Francis (Frank) Brown Lord (1833-1873), DC class of 1856, who married Catherine (Katie) Cox Lord; and Sarah (Sadie) Lord Moody (1835-1875), who married Andrew Moody (d. 1880). 
 
 The third generation of the Lord family included: John King Lord (1848-1926), son of John and Laura, DC class of 1868, professor of Latin and trustee of Dartmouth College, who married Emma Pomeroy Lord (1848-1931); Elizabeth (Lizzie) Lord Condit (1846-1939); and their cousin, Elizabeth (Bessie) Moody Fairbanks (1867-1939), daughter of Sadie and Andrew, who married Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), DC class of 1886, teacher and art director. 
 
 The fourth generation of the Lord family included the children of John and Emma: Laura Lord Scales (1879-1990), Dean of Students at Smith College; Frederick Pomeroy Lord (1876-1970), DC class of 1898, professor of Anatomy, who married Jeannette Mather Lord (circa 1877-1970); and Arthur Hardy Lord (1889- 1989), DC class of 1910, publisher in Boston. Also included their cousin, Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955), Boston based artist and daughter of Bessie and Arthur. 
 
 

Related Materials

John Lord (1849-1926) papers Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College Library Manuscript MS-562

John Lord (1810-1894) papers Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College Library Manuscript MS-1262

Frederic Pomeroy papers Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College Library Manuscript MS-1323

Arthur H. Lord diaries Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College Library Manuscript MS-1202

Series, Box & Folder List

Series: Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870), 1830-1870

Contains correspondence, notebooks, and clippings. Also included are writings penned by Dorcas Leland (sister of Elizabeth) a notebook believed to be Leland's, and unidentified Lord family correspondence.

Box: 1, 1815-1871

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Correspondence: Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870): Sisters, 1830-1864
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence: Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870): General, circa 1834-1864
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence: Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870): Nathan Lord (1792-1870), circa 1857
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence: Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870): To her children, 1858-1868
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence: Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870): General, undated
  • Folder: 6, Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870): Obituary; clipping, 1870
  • Folder: 7, Dorcas Leland: Sketches of her sister, mother and grandmother; Notebook , 1833-1848
  • Folder: 52, Notebook: Believed to be Dorcas King Leland's (DKL), circa 1860
  • Folder: 53 , Correspondence: Lord Family, Unknown (circa 1850s-1870s) , undated

Series: Nathan Lord (1792-1870), 1815-1871

Includes sermons, correspondence, manuscripts, booklets, diaries, clippings, an account book, financial notes and legal papers. Of note is correspondence to and from Nathan Lord (1792-1870) about his resignation as Dartmouth College president and manuscripts and published letters on the subject of slavery. Correspondents of note include: Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Box: 1, 1815-1871

Box Contents

  • Folder: 8, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 2, 3, 121, 122 , circa 1816-1818
  • Folder: 9, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 200, 375, 380-381, 1820-1823
  • Folder: 10, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 402, 408-409, 437-438, 1824
  • Folder: 11, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 439-440, 451-452, 466-467, 476, 1824-1825
  • Folder: 12, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 478-479, 494-495, 512-513, 523-524, 1825-1827
  • Folder: 13, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 516-517, 527, 529-530, 538-539, 1827
  • Folder: 15, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, "Farewell Sermon" , 1828-1829
  • Folder: 24, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, undated
  • Folder: 33, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): "Slavery" manuscript, undated
  • Folder: 14, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 540, 542-543, 545, 1827
  • Folder: 16, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, 1833-1843
  • Folder: 17, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, circa 1843
  • Folder: 18, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Numbered Sermons, No.'s 1-3 "Moral Discernment", circa 1845
  • Folder: 19, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, 1848-1853
  • Folder: 20, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, 1853-1856
  • Folder: 21, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, 1857
  • Folder: 22, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, 1858
  • Folder: 23, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, 1860-1867
  • Folder: 25, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons, undated
  • Folder: 26, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Sermons- incomplete, fragments, undated
  • Folder: 27, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Published letters of slavery , 1860-1863
  • Folder: 28, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Slavery: Writing, correspondence , circa 1865
  • Folder: 29, Nathan Lord (1792-1870):"The Right Way" and untitled manuscripts on slavery, circa 1865-1869
  • Folder: 30, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Drafts of letter on Slavery for American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM); manuscript, undated
  • Folder: 31, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Manuscripts on slavery, Untitled, "Dr. Buchwell's Vicarious Sacrifice," "Judgement Day", undated
  • Folder: 32, Nathan Lord (1792-1870):"Slavery" manuscript , undated
  • Folder: 34, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Manuscripts on slavery, undated
  • Folder: 35, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): General, 1815-1870
  • Folder: 36, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870) : To John Lord (Nephew) , circa 1842-1870
  • Folder: 37, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): On John K. Lord's (1819-1849) death, 1849-1850
  • Folder: 38, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): letters to his children, 1849-1868
  • Folder: 39, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): To sister on death of his niece, Constantia Hayes , 1851
  • Folder: 40, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Harriet Beecher Stowe , 1863
  • Folder: 41, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Drafts of Letter to Alumni , circa 1869
  • Folder: 42, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Elizabeth King Lord's (1791-1870) death, 1870-02-1870-04
  • Folder: 43, Correspondence: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Re: His resignation as president of Dartmouth College; photocopies and transcript, undated
  • Folder: 44, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Inaugural Address, President of Dartmouth College; printed booklet , 1828
  • Folder: 45, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): "Proceedings of the Trustees of Dartmouth College"; printed booklet, 1863
  • Folder: 46, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Memo about House Repair (original with copy and photograph), 1864-1927
  • Folder: 47, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Account Book, 1865
  • Folder: 48, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Clipping on Lord's letter to Dartmouth College Alumni, undated
  • Folder: 49, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Obituaries; clippings, manuscript, pamphlet, circa 1870-1871
  • Folder: 50, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Subscription payment for the "Southern Review" Quarterly, 1870
  • Folder: 51, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Diary, Amherst, NH and Arundel, ME, 1815-1828; typescript, undated

Box: 8, 1710-1960

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Amherst, NH Congregational Church, Catechetical School Record , 1816
  • Folder: 2, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Financial notes and letter regarding farm in Dorchester, NH, 1847, 1955
  • Folder: 3, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Estate papers and correspondence re: will and executors of estate, 1870-1871

Series: John King Lord (1819-1849), 1831-1847

Includes memorandum, a license, an installation program, hymnals (manuscript and printed), poetry and a diary with entries by both Lord and his wife, Laura S. Lord.

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, John K. Lord (1819-1849): Index with notes and memorandum; Notebook, 1835
  • Folder: 2, John K. Lord (1819-1849): License to Preach and "Order of Exercises" program , 1841-1847
  • Folder: 3, John K. Lord (1819-1849): Hymnals, manuscripts and printed , circa 1846-1848
  • Folder: 4, John K. Lord (1819-1849) and Laura S. Lord: Diary , 1847
  • Folder: 5, John K. Lord (1819-1849): Poetry, undated

Series: Laura Smith Lord (1822-1868), circa 1831-1848

Includes correspondence and a manuscript on the life of her son, Frederic French Lord, who died as a child. Also includes correspondence from Laura S. to her parents Dr. and Mrs. Aaron Smith.

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 6, Correspondence: Dr. and Mrs. Aaron Smith (Amelia): Laura Smith Lord (1822-1868), 1831-1849
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence: Laura Smith Lord (1822-1868): General , 1839-1899
  • Folder: 8, Laura S. Lord (1822-1868): Account of the life of her son, Frederick French Lord; manuscript, circa 1848

Series: Samuel Augustus Lord (1822-1862), circa 1854-1878

Includes a letter from Samuel to his brother, Nathan Lord, Jr., and correspondence of his wife, Elizabeth (Lizzie) Daniels Lord.

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 9, Correspondence: Samuel Augustus Lord (1822-1862): General, 1854-1861
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Lizzie) Daniels Lord (1835-1890): General , circa 1862-1878

Series: William Hayes Lord (1824-1877), 1848-1877

Includes correspondence from family members, both manuscript and printed sermons, and clippings.

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 11, Correspondence: William Hayes Lord (1824-1877): General , 1848-1868
  • Folder: 12, William H. Lord (1824-1877): Sermons; manuscripts and clippings , circa 1848-1877
  • Folder: 13, William H. Lord (1824-1877): Obituary; clippings , 1877

Series: Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord ( -1886), 1848-1869

Includes correspondence. Of note is a letter from Hattie's sister-in-law, Laura S. Lord regarding an uprising and the dismissal of the senior class at Dartmouth College in 1863. Correspondents: Laura S. Lord and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Lord Condit.

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 14, Correspondence: Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord ( -1886): General , 1848-1865
  • Folder: 16, Correspondence: Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord ( -1886): Elizabeth (Lizzie) Condit (1846-1910) at school in Montreal, 1863-1864
  • Folder: 17, Correspondence: Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord ( -1886): General, 1866-1869
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence: Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord ( -1886): Laura S. Lord's Account of Uprising at College and Dismissal of class , 1863-07-10
  • Folder: 18, Correspondence: Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord ( -1886): General, undated

Series: Henry Clark Lord (1825-1889), 1850-1870

Includes general correspondence and condolence letters on the death and illness of his parents. Correspondents: John S. Lord, and Samuel Lord (Nathan Lord's (1792-1870) brothers).

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 19, Correspondence: Henry Clark Lord (1825-1889): General , 1850
  • Folder: 20, Correspondence: Henry Clark Lord (1825-1889): Condolence letters, re: Parents' death (Nathan and Elizabeth Lord) , 1870

Series: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909), 1830-1907

Includes correspondence, a diary, recipes, and locks of hair from Mary Lord Palmer and her son, Frank Palmer. Also includes a memento mori of hair from her son, George Palmer, correspondence to Frank and a progress report on her daughter, Minnie’s music lessons. Correspondents: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 21, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): General , 1849-1865
  • Folder: 22, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer( 1827-1909): George Palmer's death , 1861
  • Folder: 23, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Minnie Palmer's death , 1865
  • Folder: 24, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): General , 1866-1869
  • Folder: 25, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): On parents' death (Elizabeth and Nathan Lord), 1870
  • Folder: 26, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): General, 1875-1890
  • Folder: 27, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Fairbanks Family in Germany , 1895-06-1895-09
  • Folder: 30, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks , 1899-01-1899-03
  • Folder: 31, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks, 1899-04-1899-05
  • Folder: 42, Correspondence: Minnie Palmer (1852-1865): General , 1865
  • Folder: 28, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): General, 1897
  • Folder: 29, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks, 1898
  • Folder: 32, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks , 1899-06-1899-07
  • Folder: 33, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): General , 1899-02-1899-11
  • Folder: 34, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): General , 1900-1907
  • Folder: 35, Correspondence: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): General , undated
  • Folder: 36, Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Lock of hair, 1830
  • Folder: 37, Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Progress report and invoice for daughter, Minnie Palmer's music lessons, 1865
  • Folder: 38, Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Diary, circa 1890
  • Folder: 39, Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909): Recipes, undated
  • Folder: 40, Correspondence: Frank Palmer (1850-1855): General , circa 1850-1855
  • Folder: 41, Frank Palmer (1850-1855): Locks of Hair, 1853-1855
  • Folder: 43, George Palmer (1859-1861): Locks of Hair and Memento mori, 1861

Series: Sarah (Sadie) Lord Moody (1835-1875), 1849-1877

Includes correspondence of both Sarah and her husband, Andrew Moody. Also included is a poem written for Andrew and his last will and testament.

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 44, Correspondence: Sarah (Sadie) Lord Moody (1835-1875): General , 1849
  • Folder: 45, Correspondence: Sarah (Sadie) Lord Moody (1835-1875): General, circa 1853-1869
  • Folder: 46, Correspondence: Sarah (Sadie) Lord Moody (1835-1875): to family members during trip to London , 1869-09-1870-02
  • Folder: 47, Correspondence: Sarah Lord Moody (1835-1875): re: Nathan Lord, president of Dartmouth College; Copy , undated
  • Folder: 48, Correspondence: Sarah (Sadie) Lord Moody (1835-1875); General, undated
  • Folder: 49, Correspondence: Andrew Moody (1816-1880): Letters from, 1869
  • Folder: 50, Andrew Moody (1816-1880): Anniversary poem, 1874-12-14
  • Folder: 51, Andrew Moody (1816-1880): Last Will and Testament , 1877

Series: Francis (Frank) Brown Lord (1836-1873), circa 1857-1876

Includes correspondence of both Frank and his wife, Catherine (Katie) Cox Lord. Correspondents: Elizabeth King Lord

Box: 2, 1831-1907

Box Contents

  • Folder: 52, Correspondence: Francis (Frank) Brown Lord (1836-1873): General , 1857-1870
  • Folder: 53, Correspondence: Francis (Frank) Brown Lord (1836-1873): General, undated
  • Folder: 54, Correspondence: Catherine (Katie) Cox Lord: General , circa 1860-1876

Series: Elizabeth (Lizzie) Lord Condit (1846-1910), circa 1863-1864

Includes both originals and transcriptions of correspondence. Correspondents: Laura S. Lord

Box: 3, circa 1863-1939

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Lizzie) Lord Condit (1846-1910): Laura Smith Lord, 1863-10-1864-09
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Lizzie) Lord Condit (1846-1910): Confessional to aunt and uncle (unknown), 1864-03-19
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Lizzie) Lord Condit (1846-1910): General; originals and transcripts, circa 1863-1864

Series: Emma P. Lord (1848-1931), 1871-1928

Includes correspondence, diaries, a report, an account book, her will, and financial and legal papers. Also included is correspondence addressed to both Emma and her husband, John K. Lord (1848-1926).

Box: 3, circa 1863-1939

Box Contents

  • Folder: 4, Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Account Book , 1871
  • Folder: 5, Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Recipe Book, 1873
  • Folder: 6, Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Diary, Hanover, NH and Rome , 1884-1885
  • Folder: 7, Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Diary , 1899-02-1899-07
  • Folder: 8, Emma P. Lord: Extract from Dartmouth's Annual Report on John K. Lord's death; manuscript , circa 1926
  • Folder: 9, John K. Lord (1848-1926) and Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Wedding invitations, undated
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence: Emma P. Lord: General , 1872-1929bulk
  • Folder: 11 , Correspondence: John K. Lord (1848-1926) and Emma P. Lord , 1898-1928
  • Folder: 12 , Correspondence: Emma P. Lord: Re: John K. Lord's (1848-1926) death, 1926-06
  • Folder: 13 , Correspondence: Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Re: John K. Lord's death, from Dartmouth College Alumni, 1926-06-1926-08
  • Folder: 14 , Correspondence: Emma P. Lord: Re: John K. Lord's (1848-1926) death, 1926-07-1926-12
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence: Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Valentine's Day card, undated

Box: 8, 1710-1960

Box Contents

  • Folder: 4, Emma P. Lord (1848-1931): Will, Estate, Investments, 1926-1933

Series: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939), 1886-1939

Includes correspondence and clippings. Correspondents: Mary Lord Palmer, Arthur Fairbanks.

Box: 3, circa 1863-1939

Box Contents

  • Folder: 16, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1886
  • Folder: 17 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939) and Mary Lord Palmer: General , 1889-05-1889-12
  • Folder: 18 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): Arthur Fairbanks (1864- ), 1889-07-05-1889-07-08
  • Folder: 19 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1889-04-1889-12
  • Folder: 20 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1890-01-1890-03
  • Folder: 21 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): Arthur Fairbanks, 1890-05-1890-07
  • Folder: 22 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): Mary Lord Palmer , 1890-1906
  • Folder: 23 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): Mary Lord Palmer , 1892-07-31-1892-09-25
  • Folder: 24 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1892-09-26-1892-11-03
  • Folder: 25, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939) and Mary Lord Palmer: Laura Lord Scales , 1893-1894
  • Folder: 26 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1895-1896
  • Folder: 27, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1897
  • Folder: 28 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1898
  • Folder: 29 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1899
  • Folder: 30 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1900-08-1900-09
  • Folder: 31, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1900-10-1900-11
  • Folder: 32 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1900-121901-01-1901-03
  • Folder: 34 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1901-04-1901-10
  • Folder: 33, Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1901-01-1901-03
  • Folder: 35 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1902
  • Folder: 36 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1903
  • Folder: 37 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1905
  • Folder: 38 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1906
  • Folder: 39 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1907-1908
  • Folder: 40 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , 1925-1939
  • Folder: 41 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , undated
  • Folder: 42 , Correspondence: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): General , undated
  • Folder: 43 , Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939): Obituary , 1939

Series: Frederick P. Lord (1876- 1970), 1908-1965

Includes correspondence, a report, a booklet, an enrollment form, pamphlets and clippings. Of note are printed Christmas cards from artist, Julius Katzieff addressed to both Frederick and his wife Jeannette Mather Lord.

Box: 4, circa 1860-1967

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , Correspondence: Frederick P. Lord (1876-1970): General , 1908-1962
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence: Frederick P. Lord (1876-1970): Re: John K. Lord's (1848-1926) death , 1926-06-1927-01
  • Folder: 3 , Correspondence: Frederick P. Lord (1876-1970) and Jeannette Mather Lord: Julius Katzieff , circa 1927-1957
  • Folder: 4 , Correspondence: Frederick P. Lord (1876-1970) and Jeannette Mather Lord: Julius Katzieff, Christmas cards (artwork by Katzieff) , circa 1930-1937
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence: Frederick P. Lord (1876-1970): Robert Leavens re: Book on Dartmouth president Tucker , 1959-1960
  • Folder: 6 , Frederick P. Lord (1876- 1970 ): "Some Anatomical Deducations from a Pathological Temporo-Mandibular Articulation"; printed booklet, 1915
  • Folder: 7 , Frederick P. Lord (1876-1970): and Jeannette Mather Lord: Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital: Correspondence, clippings and planned giving re: John K. Lord memorial , circa 1961-1965
  • Folder: 8 , Frederick P. Lord (1876-1970 ): Hanover Historical Society Charter member enrollment , 1961

Series: Jeannette Mather Lord ( circa 1877-1970), 1922-1965

Includes correspondence, typescripts, manuscripts and notes relating to her work on the Bicentennial book, "Old Houses in the Village of Hanover" and her book "Descendants of Nathan Lord President of Dartmouth College." Also includes a club yearbook, booklets, and clippings.

Box: 4, circa 1860-1967

Box Contents

  • Folder: 9 , Correspondence: Jeannette Mather Lord: Re: Bicentennial book, "Old Houses" , 1960-1961
  • Folder: 13 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Descendants of Nathan Lord", Typescript and letter, 1929
  • Folder: 14 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Descendants of Nathan Lord"; Annotated typescripts with attached notes, 1929-1965
  • Folder: 16 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Descendants of Nathan Lord "; Typescript and photocopy , 1965
  • Folder: 10 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Women's Club of Hanover Yearbook" , 1940-1941
  • Folder: 11 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Descendants of Nathan Lord"; Booklets , 1945
  • Folder: 12 , Jeannette Mather Lord: Original Sources and Manuscript for "Descendants of Nathan Lord" , circa 1960
  • Folder: 15 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Descendants of Nathan Lord"; Revised Typescript (with edits) , 1965
  • Folder: 17 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Descendants of Nathan Lord"; Typescript, 1966
  • Folder: 18 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Lord Family and Allied Families"; Typescript with edits , undated
  • Folder: 19 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "President Nathan Lord of Dartmouth College his Ancestry and Descendants"; typescript , 1955
  • Folder: 20 , Jeannette Mather Lord: Bicentennial article, "The President Lord House, 1802"; Typescripts with annotations , 1961
  • Folder: 21 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Church of Christ at Dartmouth, notes, 1922-1966
  • Folder: 22 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", 42 College Street, notes, 1924-1961
  • Folder: 23 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Hanover Houses and Businesses, notes, 1952-1963
  • Folder: 24 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Hanover Bicentennial History, notes , circa 1960
  • Folder: 25 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Elm House (39 College Street), notes, circa 1960
  • Folder: 26 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Gates House, notes, circa 1960
  • Folder: 27 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Lewis House and 16 West Wheelock; notes, circa 1960
  • Folder: 28 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", College Street, Lord House, notes, circa 1965
  • Folder: 29 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Jedediah Baldwin's Watch Shop (built 1800), notes, undated
  • Folder: 30 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Blaisdell, No. 19 N. Main Street, notes, undated
  • Folder: 31 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", 10 Pleasant St (Built 1787), notes, undated
  • Folder: 32 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Choate House built 1786, notes and letter, circa 1960
  • Folder: 33 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Crosby Hall built 1910, notes , circa 1961
  • Folder: 34 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Howe Library built 1773, notes, circa 1960-1967
  • Folder: 35 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Boutwell House built 1784 and Wainwright House built 1786; Notes , undated
  • Folder: 36 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Moors Old Academy building (34 N. Main Street) built 1791, notes, circa 1963
  • Folder: 37 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", 73 South Park Street built 1795, notes, undated
  • Folder: 38 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Aaron Storrs' House built 1771; notes , undated
  • Folder: 39 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Webster Cottage built 1780; notes , circa 1969
  • Folder: 40 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Woodward, President Nathan Lord House built 1802, undated
  • Folder: 41 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Unabridged first draft; Typescript with edits (part 1 of 2) , circa 1960
  • Folder: 42 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Unabridged first draft; Typescript with edits (part 2 of 2) , circa 1960
  • Folder: 43 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", First draft, typescript with annotations and notes , circa 1960
  • Folder: 44 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Copy of abridged draft as printed in "the History"; typescript , undated
  • Folder: 45 , Jeannette Mather Lord: "Old Houses", Uncorrected draft; typescript , 1962

Series: Laura Lord Scales (1879- 1990), 1926-1927

Includes condolence letters on the passing of her father, John K. Lord (1848-1926).

Box: 4, circa 1860-1967

Box Contents

  • Folder: 46 , Correspondence: Laura Lord Scales (1879-1990): Re: John K. Lord's (1848-1926) death , 1926-06
  • Folder: 47 , Correspondence: Laura Lord Scales (1879-1990): Re: John K. Lord's (1848-1926) death, 1926-07
  • Folder: 48 , Correspondence: Laura Lord Scales (1879-1990): Re: John K. Lord's (1848-1926) death , 1926-07-1927-01

Series: Arthur H. Lord (1889-1989), 1911-1959

Includes correspondence to Arthur as well as correspondence addressed to "Children" and Arthur, John K. Lord, Jr., and Frederick P. Lord from their father, John K. Lord (1849-1926).

Box: 4, circa 1860-1967

Box Contents

  • Folder: 49 , Correspondence: Arthur H. Lord, John K. Lord, Jr., Frederick P. Lord: John Lord (1848-1926), , 1925-07-26-1925-09-06
  • Folder: 50 , Correspondence: Arthur H. Lord (1889-1989): John K. Lord (1848-1926), 1922-1926
  • Folder: 51 , Correspondence: Arthur H. Lord (1889-1989): John P. Reid, re: "Spoiled Children of Hanover" article , 1959
  • Folder: 52 , Correspondence: "Dear Children": John K. Lord (1848-1926), 1911-1922

Series: Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955), 1889-1955

Includes correspondence, drawings, poetry, clippings, and last will and testament.

Box: 4, circa 1860-1967

Box Contents

  • Folder: 53 , Correspondence: Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955): General , 1889-1906
  • Folder: 54 , Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955): Drawings, sketches, circa 1920-1952
  • Folder: 55 , Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955): Poetry, circa 1945-1947
  • Folder: 56 , Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955): Last Will and Testament, inheritance, 1939-1955

Series: Photographs, circa 1860-1947

Includes originals and prints of Lord family members, family homes and buildings in Hanover, NH and Amherst, NH.

Box: 4, circa 1860-1967

Box Contents

  • Folder: 57 , Photographs: Mehitable Perkins Lord (Nathan Lord's mother) , undated
  • Folder: 58 , Photographs: Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870); prints of paintings , undated
  • Folder: 59 , Photographs: Nathan Lord (1792-1870), circa 1863
  • Folder: 60 , Photographs: John Lord (1810-18940 and family , undated
  • Folder: 61 , Photographs: John King Lord (1819-1848) and Laura S. Lord (1822-1868) and children , undated
  • Folder: 63 , Photographs: William H. Lord (1824-1877) and daughter, Sarah Lord Kneeland (1854-1927) , undated
  • Folder: 62 , Photographs: Samuel Lord (1822-1862) , undated
  • Folder: 64 , Photographs: Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord , undated
  • Folder: 65 , Photographs: Mary Lord Palmer (1827-1909) , circa 1860-1905
  • Folder: 66 , Photographs: Henry Clark Lord (1825-1884), undated
  • Folder: 67 , Photographs: Nathan Lord Jr. (1831-1885) , circa 1861-1865
  • Folder: 68, Photographs: Francis (Frank) Brown Lord (1833-1873) , undated
  • Folder: 69 , Photographs: John K. Lord (1848-1926) and Emma P. Lord (1848-1931) , circa 1873-1923
  • Folder: 70 , Photographs: Fuller, Pomeroy families, undated
  • Folder: 71 , Photographs: Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), circa 1908-1940
  • Folder: 72 , Photographs: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks (1867-1939) , circa 1884-1895
  • Folder: 73 , Photographs: Henry Curren Lord (1876- ?): son of Henry Clark Lord , circa 1880-1897
  • Folder: 74 , Photographs: Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955) , circa 1907
  • Folder: 75 , Photographs: Nathan Lord's (1792-1870) House in Amherst, NH and other Buildings; annotated photographs and postcards , circa 1947
  • Folder: 76 , Photographs: Dartmouth College Houses; photographs and sketches , undated

Series: Land Deeds, 1710-1806

Includes originals and photocopies of land deeds belonging to Nathan Lord (1655-1733), Nathan Lord (1724-1792), John Lord (1764-1815) and Nathan Lord (1792-1870).

Box: 8, 1710-1960

Box Contents

  • Folder: 5 , Nathan Lord II (1655-1733): Land Deed (Sturgion Creek, ME) original and copy , 1710
  • Folder: 6 , Nathan Lord IV (1724-1792), John Lord (1764-1815): Land Deeds (Berwick, ME) , 1789-1806
  • Folder: 7, Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Land Deeds, New Hampshire; originals and photocopies , 1834-1863, undated

Series: Genealogical Research, circa 1822-1973

Includes correspondence, biographical information, family trees, clippings, articles, pamphlets, printed materials, photographs, scrapbooks, family histories, and research on early ancestors, descendants and affiliated families.

Box: 5, circa 1822-1973

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , Genealogical Research: Condit Family, 1927-1962
  • Folder: 2 , Genealogical Research: Leland and King Family notebook, including: Larned, Stearns, Warren, Hastings, Hammond, Salter, Munning, and Winthrop families, circa 1905-1950
  • Folder: 3 , Genealogical Research: Blount Pedigree from Charlemagne to Marbury to Wentworth to Lord compiled by Leora Lord , circa 1940
  • Folder: 4 , Genealogical Research: Early Lord Family from Maine , circa 1922-1973
  • Folder: 5 , Genealogical Research: Early Lord Family from Maine, Captain Nathan Lord (1758-1807) and Lt. John A. Lord; typescript , circa 1922-1962
  • Folder: 6 , Genealogical Research: Lord Family; Scottish, Anglo Saxon, French, Scandinavian Ancestry , circa 1939-1953
  • Folder: 7 , Genealogical Research: Correspondence and notes on Lord Ancestry, Leora Lord , circa 1939-1954
  • Folder: 8 , Genealogical Research: Lord Ancestry lines, correspondence, notes, charts, circa 1952-1958
  • Folder: 9 , Genealogical Research: Nathan Lord (1758-1807); American Revolutionary War; notes, correspondence re: British Army Blanket , circa 1963-1965
  • Folder: 10 , Genealogical Research: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Correspondence with Rev. Ware (Unitarian Minister); originals with notes , circa 1822- 1961
  • Folder: 11 , Genealogical Research: Dartmouth College during Nathan Lord's (1792-1870) presidency; Clippings , 1862-1953bulk
  • Folder: 12 , Genealogical Research: Nathan Lord (1792-1870) , circa 1941
  • Folder: 13 , Genealogical Research: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Congregational Church, Amherst, NH , 1916-1964
  • Folder: 14 , Genealogical Research: correspondence between Hon. Nathaniel Wright and Nathan Lord; copies ( circa 1851-1854) and notes , undated
  • Folder: 15 , Genealogical Research: Nathan Lord (1792-1870): Extracts and notes on his death; typescripts , undated
  • Folder: 16 , Genealogical Research: Notes on Elizabeth King Lord (1791-1870), undated
  • Folder: 17 , Genealogical Research: Joseph Leland Lord (1820-1874) and Julia Kilham Lord (1825-1912) Family and Descendants , 1848-1968
  • Folder: 18 , Genealogical Research: Frederick Richardson Lord (1822-1873) Family and Descendants , 1921-1965
  • Folder: 19 , Genealogical Research: Samuel Augustus Lord (1822-1862): Notes and copy of oration (1845); Transcript , undated
  • Folder: 20 , Genealogical Research: Scrapbook, William H. Lord (1824-1877) , circa 1874-1929
  • Folder: 21 , Genealogical Research: William H. Lord (1824-1877) and Henrietta (Hattie) Aiken Lord Family and Descendants , 1927-1955
  • Folder: 22 , Genealogical Research: Henry Clark Lord (1825-1884) and Elizabeth Wright Lord: Family and Descendants , circa 1852-1927
  • Folder: 23 , Genealogical Research: Nathan Lord Jr. (1831-1885): Family and Descendants , circa 1935-1952
  • Folder: 24 , Genealogical Research: Nathan Lord Jr. (131-1885): War Service Peninsular Campaign , circa 1962
  • Folder: 25 , Genealogical Research: Francis Brown Lord and Catherine (Katie) Cox Lord: Family and Descendants , 1864-1936
  • Folder: 26 , Genealogical Research: Biographical information with extracts from family letters on Nathan and Elizabeth Lord's children; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 27 , Genealogical Research: Scrapbook on John K. Lord (1848-1926) , circa 1911-1965
  • Folder: 28 , Genealogical Research: John K. Lord (1848-1926) House Plans : 37 College Street (moved to 39 College St , circa 1921
  • Folder: 29 , Genealogical Research: John K. Lord (1848-1926): 37/39 College Street: Notes, clippings, correspondence re: history of house, circa 1923
  • Folder: 30 , Genealogical Research: Wentworth House, Salmon Falls, NH; Clippings, photographs, circa 1936
  • Folder: 31 , Genealogical Research: John K. Lord (1848-1926) Family and descendants , circa 1940
  • Folder: 32 , Genealogical Research: John K. Lord (1848-1926): Draft of "Associates" by Robert Leavens with correspondence from Frederick P. Lord; Typescript , 1960
  • Folder: 33 , Genealogical Research: John K. Lord (1848-1926) Excerpts from letters (1909-1917), Josiah Whitney Barstow , undated
  • Folder: 34 , Genealogical Research: Extract of letter from John K. Lord (1848-1926) , circa 1913
  • Folder: 35 , Manual of the Congregational Church at Dartmouth College, Historical Sketch; unidentified , 1895
  • Folder: 36 , Genealogical Research: John K. Lord Jr. (1874-1905) notes and correspondence , circa 1957
  • Folder: 37 , Genealogical Research: Laura Lord Scales (1879- 1990: Letter re: Lord Genealogy at Western Reserve Historical Society, 1929
  • Folder: 38 , Genealogical Research: Elizabeth (Bessie) Fairbanks, excerpts from correspondence (1889-1890); Transcripts , undated
  • Folder: 39 , Genealogical Research: Arthur Fairbanks (1865-1944), circa 1944
  • Folder: 40 , Genealogical Research: Mary Lord Fairbanks (1890-1955), circa 1934
  • Folder: 41 , Correspondence: Lord Family on Slavery, Civil War and state of the Union; originals with annotations , circa 1850-1865
  • Folder: 42 , Genealogical Research: Lord Family on Slavery, Civil War and State of the Union, circa 1901-1960
  • Folder: 43 , Genealogical Research: Lord Family Correspondence (1820-1866); Transcripts , undated
  • Folder: 44 , Genealogical Research: Lord family correspondence; originals and transcripts, circa 1866-1961
  • Folder: 45 , Genealogical Research: John M. Lord, correspondence, Re: Lord family history , 1890-1892
  • Folder: 46 , Genealogical Research: Jeannette Mather Lord and Frederick P. Lord, correspondence, re: Lord family genealogy , circa 1927-1970
  • Folder: 47 , Genealogical Research: Lord Family; notes by Jeannette Mather Lord , circa 1931-1967
  • Folder: 48 , Genealogical Research: Lord Family, notes by Frederick P. Lord , circa 1942-1966
  • Folder: 49 , Genealogical Research: "Annual Reunion of the Sons and Daughters of Nathan Lord" programs , 1926-1939
  • Folder: 50 , "Leaves from Grandmother's Cookbook", unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 51 , Genealogical Research: Lord Family relatives; clippings , 1961-1964
  • Folder: 52 , Genealogical Research: Lord Family Ancestors and Related Families from Ipswich, Ma, undated
  • Folder: 53 , Genealogical Research: "Dartmouth Traditions" by William Carroll Hill, Transcript with annotations, undated
  • Folder: 55 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Notes on Bertha (Bert) Pomeroy (half sister of Emma P. Lord) , circa 1908-1946
  • Folder: 54 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: "Eltweed Pomeroy and Four Generations of his Descendants" by William Woodbridge Rodman , 1903
  • Folder: 56 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: "Pomeroy Information for the Descendants of Sir. Ralph de Pomeroy" printed pamphlet , 1909
  • Folder: 57 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Notes taken from "Voices out of the Past" by Clare Benedict and pamphlets on Pomeroy Castle, circa 1922-1945
  • Folder: 58 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Correspondence and notes re: Portraits of Fuller family members by Samuel B. Morse donated to Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Ma , circa 1932-1952
  • Folder: 59 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Correspondence Frederick P. Chase to Jeannette Mather Lord , 1937
  • Folder: 60, Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Notes taken from "Genealogical and Family History of Connecticut" , circa 1937
  • Folder: 61, Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Letters and notes by Frederick P. Chase on visits to Pomeroy and Ladue Cemetery plots in Detroit, 1956

Box: 6, circa 1845-1964

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: notes taken from "The Story of Cooperstown" by Ralph Birdsall, circa 1963
  • Folder: 2, Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: "The Journals and Papers of Seth Pomeroy Pub'l by Soc. of Colonial Wars" extracts from his diaries and letters from Siege of Louisberg (1745), transcripts, circa 1964
  • Folder: 3 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: "History and Genealogy of the Pomeroy Family-Collateral Lines (Normandy, Great Britain, America)" by Albert A. Pomeroy, transcript with annotations, undated
  • Folder: 4, Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: "A Memoir of the Pomeroy Family", transcript , undated
  • Folder: 5 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Notes on Emma P. Lord's life in 1860's -1870's and on Pomeroy Family by Jeannette Mather Lord , undated
  • Folder: 6 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Pamphlets and postcards on Berry Pomeroy Castle and Devon, undated
  • Folder: 7 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Ancestral Chart of Thomas Fuller Pomeroy (1816-1892) and daughter, Emma P. Lord , undated
  • Folder: 8 , Genealogical Research: Smith/Strong Families-clippings, correspondence, recipes, 1845-1941
  • Folder: 9 , Genealogical Research: Smith/Strong Families: Charles Strong Smith, family and descendants, 1898
  • Folder: 10 , Genealogical Research: Smith/Strong Families: Rev. E. E. Strong Memorial, clippings, 1911-1926
  • Folder: 11 , Genealogical Research: Scrapbook, Smith Family , circa 1917-1943
  • Folder: 12 , Genealogical Research: Smith, Strong, White Families, notes, circa 1927-1951
  • Folder: 13 , Genealogical Research: Smith/Strong Families: Letters from Lucy Horton re: Geneva, NY; from "Strong" scrapbook , 1928-1951
  • Folder: 14 , Genealogical Research: Smith/Strong Families: Genealogies of early Smith Families, Including Dr. Aaron Smith, circa 1930
  • Folder: 15 , Genealogical Research: Smith/Strong Families: Robert Chamberlain Strong, 1946
  • Folder: 16 , Genealogical Research: Smith/Strong Families: Descendants of John Strong, undated
  • Folder: 17 , Genealogical Research: Photographs, Strong Family , undated
  • Folder: 18 , Genealogical Research: Photographs, Smith Family, undated
  • Folder: 19 , Genealogical Research: Woolsey-Dwight Families: Scrapbook , circa 1869-1954
  • Folder: 20 , Genealogical Research: Woolsey Family Clippings , circa 1932-1945

Box: 7, 1935-1961

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1 , Genealogical Research: "Woolsey-Dwight: An American Colonial Family of New England Part I" by Pomeroy Ladue , 1935
  • Folder: 2 , Genealogical Research: "Woolsey-Dwight: An American Colonial Family of New England Part II: Jonathan Edwards" by Pomeroy Ladue , 1935
  • Folder: 3 , Genealogical Research: "Woolsey-Dwight: An American Colonial Family of New England Part III: Pierpont" by Pomeroy Ladue , 1935
  • Folder: 5 , Genealogical Research: Wright Family , circa 1944
  • Folder: 4 , Genealogical Research: "Woolsey-Dwight: An American Colonial Family of New England Part IV: Taylor" by Pomeroy Ladue , 1935
  • Folder: 6 , Genealogical Research: Hanover, NH Bicentennial; clippings, articles, envelopes with Bicentennial stamps , 1960-1961
  • Folder: 7 , Genealogical Research: Hanover, NH Bicentennial; programs, maps, copies of town charter , 1960-07
  • Folder: 8 , Genealogical Research: History of Norwich, VT, Bicentennial program, notes and clippings , circa 1961

Box: 8, 1710-1960

formerly 1a

Box Contents

  • Folder: 8 , Genealogical Research: Marriage and Death Records from Lord Family Bible (1846); photocopies, undated
  • Folder: 9 , Genealogical Research: Pomeroy Family: Prints of Berry Pomeroy Castle , undated
  • Folder: 10 , John K. Lord (1848-1926) House: 37/39 College Street, notes, clippings, correspondence about interior, exterior and hurricane of 1938 , circa 1938-1960
  • Folder: 11 , Town of Hanover, NH From Survey by E.M. Woodford, 1855 (copy), Maps of Town and Hanover Plain by Robert Fletcher & H.A. Hitchcock, 1890 (copy), undated
  • Folder: 12 , Genealogical Research: Dr. Nathan Smith correspondence and obituary for his sister, Laura S. Lord; Photocopies and originals, circa 1868

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