Guide to the Papers of Sylvester Blood, 1819 - 1865Manuscript MS-974

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Box: 1, Dates: 1819-1872, undated

Receipts and itemized receipts, promissory notes, itemized bills, as well as folio deeds, certificates, guardianship papers, and handwritten correspondences between Sylvester Blood and family and friends in Lowell, MA.

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Letters to Lowell, MA: correspondence between Sylvester Blood (SB) , daughter Louisa W. Powell, son George Blood, and nephew Cyrus Blood, 1832-1855
  • Folder: 2, Handwritten letters, both personal and professional from friends and relatives, 1844-1872
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence, receipts, certificates, 1844-1853
  • Folder: 4, Legal papers: receipts, guardianship papers of Cyrus Blood, promissory notes, folio deeds, 1819-1863
  • Folder: 5, Receipts, 1820s: receipts, itemized receipts, itemized bills, 1819-1929
  • Folder: 6, Receipts, 1830s, 1830-1839
  • Folder: 7, Receipts, 1840s (1 of 2): includes itemized receipts, 1840-1849
  • Folder: 8, Receipts, 1840s (2 of 2): includes itemized receipts, 1840-1849
  • Folder: 9, Receipts, 1850s: includes itemized receipts (several from Lowell, MA), 1850-1859
  • Folder: 10, Receipts, 1860s, 1860-1863
  • Folder: 11, Blood/Longer financial papers: itemized bills, itemized receipts, 1832-1858
  • Folder: 12, Receipts: including itemized receipts, undated
  • Folder: 13, Receipts: itemized receipts for liquor, as well as several transportation receipts (Lowell, MA), 1846-1857

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