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I: Incoming Correspondence, 1819-1917 (continued)
BOX I:C1-I:C2 REEL 173 C: Herndon Slaves, 1854
Letters received by the society in response to a special circular appealing for funds to send the enslaved people liberated by T. D. Herndon of Virginia to Liberia.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX I:C1 REEL 173 Aug. 4-21
BOX I:C2 REEL 173 Aug. 21-Dec. 2
BOX I:D1-I:D4 REEL 174-177A D: William McLain Private Letters, 1831-1850
Letters received by McLain from friends and members of his family generally concerning personal matters.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX I:D1 pt. 1 REEL 174A 1831, Oct. 27-1836, Sept. 6
BOX I:D1 pt. 2 REEL 174B 1836, Sept. 13-1837, Dec. 23
BOX I:D2 pt. 1 REEL 174B 1838, Jan. 9-1839, Nov. 6
BOX I:D2 pt. 2 REEL 175 1839, Nov. 30-1840, Dec. 28
BOX I:D3 pt. 1 REEL 175 1841, Jan. 28-1843, Jan. 16
BOX I:D3 pt. 2 REEL 176 1843, Jan. 24-1844, Dec. 23
BOX I:D4 pt. 1 REEL 176 1848, Jan. 16-1849, Sept. 6
BOX I:D4 pt. 2 REEL 177A 1849, Sept. 13-1850, Dec. 28
BOX I:E1-I:E5 REEL 177B-181 E: Miscellaneous, 1819-1912
Letters received. Much of the early material consists of letters from Jehudi Ashmun in Liberia concerning the conditions and problems in the colony in the 1820s.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX I:E1 REEL 177B 1819-1839, letters received, domestic
1823, letters from Liberia
1829
1840-1843
(2 folders)
1845-1855
(4 folders)
Agreement between the American Colonization Society and the Republic of Liberia, 1849, Mar. 23-1856, Dec. 13
1856-1859
1860, “Liberated Slaves”
1860-1864
(10 folders)
BOX I:E2 REEL 178 1864-1889
(16 folders)
1890
Jan.-Aug.
(3 folders)
Nov.-Dec.
BOX I:E3 REEL 179 Sept.-Oct.
1891
Jan.-Feb.
(2 folders)
Apr.
Mar.
May-Dec.
(8 folders)
1892
Jan.-Feb.
(4 folders)
BOX I:E4 REEL 180 Mar -Dec.
(4 folders)
1893, Jan.-Dec.
1894, Jan.-July
Report on missionaries, 1894
1894, Sept.-Oct.
1895-1897
(3 folders)
1899
BOX I:E5 REEL 181 1898
1909
(2 folders)
1910
(2 folders)
1911
(3 folders)
1912
Undated
1900-1908
(3 folders)
BOX II:1-54 REEL 182-242 II: Outgoing Correspondence, 1839-1912
BOX II: 1-40 REEL 182-230 Domestic Letters, 1839-1912
Letters sent by society's administrative officers, chiefly the current secretary, concerning general matters.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX II: 1 REEL 182 Wilkeson, Samuel, and others
1839, May 7-1840, Sept. 25
BOX II:2 REEL 183 1840, Sept.25-1841, Aug. 13
BOX II:3 REEL 184-185 McLain, William, and others
1841, Aug. 13-1843, July 24
BOX II:4 REEL 186 1843, July 25-1845, Mar. 10
BOX II:5 REEL 187 1845, Mar. 10-1846, Nov. 24
BOX II:6 REEL 188 1846, Nov. 25-1848, Aug. 12
BOX II:7 REEL 189 1848, Aug. 14-1849, Nov. 16
BOX II:8 REEL 190-191 1849, Nov. 16-1851, Mar. 3
BOX II:9 REEL 192 1851, Mar. 5-1852, Mar. 26
BOX II:10 REEL 193 1852, Mar. 26-Nov. 2
BOX II:11 REEL 194-195 1852, Nov. 2-1853, Sept. 17
BOX II:12 REEL 196 1853, Sept. 19-1854, July 19
BOX II:13 REEL 197-198 1854, July 22-1855, May 29
BOX II:14 REEL 199-200 1855, May 29-1856, Oct. 29
BOX II:15 REEL 200-201 1856, Oct. 30-1858, July 10
BOX II:16 REEL 201-202 1858, July 13-1860, Dec. 17
BOX II:17 REEL 203 1860, Dec. 18-1862, Aug. 26
BOX II:18 REEL 204 1862, Aug. 27-1865, May 10
BOX II:19 REEL 205 1865, June 10-1867, Nov. 15
BOX II:20 REEL 206-207 1867, Nov. 15-1870, Oct. 22
BOX II:21 REEL 208 1870, Oct. 22-1873, Jan. 31
BOX II:22 REEL 209 Coppinger, William, and others
1864, Jan.-1865, Oct. 14
BOX II:23 REEL 210-211 1865, Oct. 16-1868, Feb. 18
BOX II:24 REEL 211-212 1868, Feb. 18-1870, Apr. 14
BOX II:25 REEL 213-214 1870, Apr. 15-1872, May 31
BOX II:26 REEL 214-215 1872, June 5-1874, June 9
BOX II:27 REEL 216-217 1874, June 10-1877, June 28
BOX II:28 REEL 217-218 1877, June 30-1879, Sept. 29
BOX II:29 REEL 219 1879, Oct. 1-1881, June 28
BOX II:30 REEL 220 1881, June 29-1883, June 21
BOX II:31 REEL 221 1883, June 22-1885, Mar. 7
BOX II:32 REEL 222 1885, Mar. 9-1886, Dec. 11
BOX II:33 REEL 223 1886, Dec. 13-1888, Oct. 19
BOX II:34 REEL 224 1888, Oct. 22-1890, Sept. 26
BOX II:35 REEL 225 1890, Sept. 27-1892, Feb. 22
BOX II:36 REEL 226 Wilson, Ormand J., and others
1892, Feb. 22-1893, June 29
BOX II:37 REEL 227 1893, June 26-1895, Aug. 13
BOX II:38 REEL 228 1895, Aug. 13-1898, Dec. 22
BOX II:39 REEL 229 1898, Dec. 23-1904, Nov. 29
BOX II:40 REEL 230 1904, Nov. 30-1912, Apr. 27
BOX II:41-45 REEL 231-235 Ralph R. Gurley Letterbooks, 1856-1866
Letters written by Gurley when he was corresponding secretary of the society.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX II:41 REEL 231 1856, Jan. 1-Sept.
BOX II:42 REEL 232 1856, Sept. 2-1857, Sept. 23
BOX II:43 REEL 233 1857, Sept. 25-1859, Mar. 31
BOX II:44 REEL 234 1859, Apr. 1-1861, Jan. 23
BOX II:45 REEL 235 1861, Jan. 24-1866, Sept. 7
BOX II: 46-48 REEL 235-237 Joseph Tracey Letterbooks, 1856-1873
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