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Lewis H. Machen family papers, 1802-1938

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BOX 1-12Family Correspondence, 1818-1917
Letters written by various members of the immediate Machen family to one another.
Arranged by writer, then by recipient, and chronologically thereunder.
BOX 1Machen, Lewis H., to
Machen, Caroline, 1845-1854
Machen, Arthur W.
1841-1853
1854
Jan.-May
BOX 2June-Dec.
1855-1856
(6 folders)
1857
Jan.-Aug.
(2 folders)
BOX 3Sept.-Dec.
1858-1862, undated
(6 folders)
Machen, James P.
1845-1856
(3 folders)
BOX 41857-1859, undated
(3 folders)
Machen, Caroline, to
Machen, Lewis H.
1818-1849
(5 folders)
BOX 51850-1859
(7 folders)
BOX 6Machen, Arthur W., 1849-1871
(4 folders)
Machen, James P., 1846-1873
Machen, Arthur W., to
Machen, Lewis H.
1841-1846
(5 folders)
BOX 71847-1855
(12 folders)
BOX 81856-1861
(10 folders)
BOX 9Machen, Caroline, 1859-1873
Machen, James P., 1849-1878
(7 folders)
Machen, Emmeline, 1859-1878
Machen, James P., to
Machen, Lewis H.
1841-1852
(5 folders)
BOX 101853-1859
(7 folders)
Machen, Caroline, 1849-1865
Machen, Arthur W.
1849-1854
(4 folders)
BOX 111855-1883
(7 folders)
Machen, Emmeline, to
Machen, Lewis H.
1830-1849
(2 folders)
BOX 121850-1861
(2 folders)
Machen, Caroline, 1834-1860
Machen, Arthur W. and James P., 1839-1874
(4 folders)
Other, 1889-1917
BOX 13Retained Correspondence and Drafts, 1810[?]-1863
Retained copies of nonfamily letters written by Lewis H. and Arthur W. Machen.
Chronologically arranged.
BOX 13Machen, Lewis H., 1810[?]-1860, undated
(3 folders)
Machen, Arthur W., 1845-1867
BOX 13-18General Correspondence, 1806-1938
Letters received from persons other than immediate family members.
Chronologically arranged.
See Appendix for partial index of general correspondence
BOX 131806-1832
(7 folders)
BOX 141833-1842
(9 folders)
BOX 151843-1847
(10 folders)
BOX 161848-1853
(10 folders)
BOX 171854-1859
(9 folders)
BOX 181860-1938, undated (written in shorthand, 1872-1873)
(10 folders)
BOX 19-20Speeches and Writings File, 1807-1843
Principally drafts and copies of speeches, debates, articles for the press, and fiction by Lewis H. and Arthur W. Machen.
Arranged alphabetically by title.
BOX 19"Advantages of a Community of Language in the U.S. and Great Britain," 1842
Junius Brutus, 1807
"Burial of the Living," undated
"Child of Feeling," criticism, 1809
Clinton and the presidency, 1811-1812
Demagoguery, undated
District of Columbia, undated
Duelling, 1819
Executive power, undated
"On Female Education," 1807
Fragments
"The Franciscan - A Tale of Spain," undated
Greatness in Nations and Individuals, undated
Speech for Gov. Joseph Kent (by L. H. Machen), undated
Frederick W. Lander, undated
"On the Progress of the Liberal Arts," undated
Liberty of Conscience, 1810
BOX 20Mary L. Machen, poem to the memory of, undated
Miscellaneous, 1841-1843, undated
National Pride, 1809
"National Thanksgiving," 1819
Natural law, undated
"The Pleasures of Folly," 1841
Printing, 1810, 1819
Religious subjects and prayers, 1839-1857
Retrocession of Alexandria, Va., undated
Right of constituents to instruct their representatives, 1819
Slavery and abolitionists, 1832[?]
"Solitude," 1842
[Taxation], undated
Valedictory, 1842
[War of 1812], undated
Washington Benevolent Society, undated
Young Men of Washington, undated
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