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Microfilm edition available. Accession nos. 13,819 and 13,819.1

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BOX 1-54 General Correspondence, 1806-1864
BOX 1-33 REEL 1-16 Bound, 1809-1864
Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and notes.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 1 REEL 1 21 Aug. 1809-12 June 1820
BOX 2 REEL 1 14 June 1820-18 Feb. 1822
BOX 3 REEL 2 20 Feb. 1822-24 Sept. 1823
BOX 4 REEL 2 26 Sept. 1823-14 Dec. 1824
BOX 5 REEL 3 15 Dec. 1824-14 Apr. 1826
BOX 6 REEL 3 16 Apr. 1826-22 Jan. 1827
BOX 7 REEL 4 25 Jan.-5 Nov. 1827
BOX 8 REEL 4 6 Nov. 1827-24 Sept. 1829
BOX 9 REEL 5 25 Sept. 1829-28 Apr. 1831
BOX 10 REEL 5 30 Apr. 1831-14 Jan. 1833
BOX 11 REEL 6 18 Jan.-10 Nov. 1833
BOX 12 REEL 6 14 Nov. 1833-3 Sept. 1834
BOX 13 REEL 7 6 Sept. 1834-5 Nov. 1836
BOX 14 REEL 7 8 Nov. 1836-5 Jan. 1838
BOX 15 REEL 8 6 Jan.-29 Sept. 1838
BOX 16 REEL 8 30 Sept. 1838-20 Feb. 1839
BOX 17 REEL 9 21 Feb. 1839-7 May 1840
BOX 18 REEL 9 10 May 1840-25 Jan. 1841
BOX 19 REEL 9 29 Jan. 1841-3 Oct. 1842
BOX 20 REEL 10 4 Oct. 1842-11 Mar. 1845
BOX 21 REEL 10 12 Mar.-22 July 1845
BOX 22 REEL 11 23 July 1845-17 Feb. 1846
BOX 23 REEL 11 18 Feb. 1846-23 June 1848
BOX 24 REEL 12 29 June 1848-1 Jan. 1850
BOX 25 REEL 12 9 Jan. 1850-5 May 1851
BOX 26 REEL 13 6 May 1851-5 Apr. 1852
BOX 27 REEL 13 8 Apr.-11 Oct. 1852
BOX 28 REEL 14 13 Oct. 1852-28 Feb. 1854
BOX 29 REEL 14 1 Mar. 1854-3 Mar. 1856
BOX 30 REEL 15 4 Mar. 1856-1 Feb. 1858
BOX 31 REEL 15 2 Feb. 1858-20 June 1859
BOX 32 REEL 16 23 June 1859-15 Aug. 1863
BOX 33 REEL 16 26 Aug. 1863-25 Dec. 1864, undated
BOX 34-54 REEL 17-42 Unbound, 1806-1864
Correspondence and enclosures with a few printed items sent to Schoolcraft.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 34 REEL 17 Dec. 1806-Dec. 1816
(31 folders)
BOX 35 REEL 18 Feb. 1817-Dec. 1825
(13 folders)
BOX 36 REEL 19 Jan. 1826-Dec. 1829
(16 folders)
BOX 37 REEL 20 Jan. 1830-Dec. 1831
(12 folders)
BOX 38 REEL 21 Jan. 1832-Dec. 1833
(9 folders)
BOX 39 REEL 22 Jan.-Dec. 1834
(7 folders)
BOX 40 REEL 23 Jan.-Dec. 1835
(8 folders)
BOX 41 REEL 24-25 Jan.-Sept. 1836
(14 folders)
BOX 42 REEL 26-27 Oct. 1836-Dec. 1837
(10 folders)
BOX 43 REEL 28-29 Jan. 1838-June 1839
(10 folders)
BOX 44 REEL 30 July 1839-Apr. 1840
(8 folders)
BOX 45 REEL 31 May-Dec. 1840
(8 folders)
BOX 46 REEL 32 Jan. 1841-Dec. 1842
(12 folders)
BOX 47 REEL 33-34 Jan. 1843-Dec. 1844
(13 folders)
BOX 48 REEL 35 Jan. 1845-Dec. 1846
(10 folders)
BOX 49 REEL 36-37 Jan. 1847-Feb. 1848
(13 folders)
BOX 50 REEL 38 Mar.-Dec. 1848
(10 folders)
BOX 51 REEL 39 Jan. 1849-Dec. 1850
(24 folders)
BOX 52 REEL 40 Jan. 1851-June 1853
(27 folders)
BOX 53 REEL 41 July 1853-Dec. 1855
(30 folders)
BOX 54 REEL 42 Jan. 1856-Dec. 1864
(43 folders)
Undated letters and fragments
(3 folders)
Covers and envelopes, undated
BOX 55-58 REEL 43-47 Correspondence of Mary Howard Schoolcraft, 1846-1889
Correspondence and a few related items. Correspondence of Mary Howard Schoolcraft may also be found in the series of bound General Correspondence, Vols. 23-33.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 55 REEL 43 1846-1866 See Containers 1-22 for correspondence prior to 1846
(30 folders)
BOX 56 REEL 44 1867-1871
(21 folders)
BOX 57 REEL 45 1872-1874
(21 folders)
BOX 58 REEL 46-47 1875-1889
(23 folders)
Undated letters and fragments
(5 folders)
BOX 59 REEL 48 Letter Copybook, 1822-1825
Contemporary copies of letters received by Schoolcraft while Indian agent at Mackinac and Sault Sainte Marie, Mich. Contains a partial index.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 59 REEL 48 Mackinac Island and Sault Sainte Marie, Mich., Indian agencies, copies of letters received, 1822-1825
BOX 60 REEL 48 Journals, 1818-1878
Bound and unbound journals and notes kept by Schoolcraft and Jane Johnston Schoolcraft, with transcripts of some journals.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 60 REEL 48 July 1818, Mississippi River, Herculaneum to St. Louis, Mo.
Nov. 1818-Feb. 1819, Mine á Burton to the headwaters of the White River
May-Oct. 1820, Cass expedition, geological and mineralogical journal
July-Sept. 1822, Sault Sainte Marie, Mich.
1822-1823, fragments
Aug. 1824
Fond du Lac, Mich.
Account book, 1835
July 1826, Iron River, Lake Superior
May-June 1828, Sault Sainte Marie, Mich., kept by Jane Johnston Schoolcraft
Mar.-Apr. 1831, Detroit, Mich.
June-Sept. 1831, Wisconsin and Michigan
July 1831, Lake Superior, kept by Jane Johnston Schoolcraft
1832
Fragments, kept by Jane Johnston Schoolcraft
Notes of Mary Howard Schoolcraft and L. Luller, 1878
Feb. 1833, fragments
May 1833-Sept. 1834
Private journal of Indian affairs
Partial transcript
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