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BOX 1-12 General Family Correspondence, 1698-1876
Letters sent and received by members of the Hale and Everett families, consisting chiefly the correspondence of Nathan Hale (1784-1863) and correspondence from Alexander Hill Everett to his brother Edward Everett. Also included are miscellaneous legal and financial documents, such as deeds, receipts, and shares of stock, largely belonging to Alexander Hill.
Arranged as Hale and Everett family correspondence and therein chronologically.
BOX 1 Hale family
BOX 1 1698-1836, Mar.
BOX 2 1836, May-1843, June 7
BOX 3 1843, June 11-1844, Apr. 23
BOX 4 1844, Apr. 24-1847, Jan.
BOX 5 1847, Feb.-1849, Apr. 14
BOX 6 1849, Apr. 25-1849, Nov., undated
BOX 7 1850-1853, Sept.
BOX 8 1853, Nov.-1876
BOX 9 Everett family
BOX 9 1806-1824, Feb.
BOX 10 1824, Dec.-1831, Jan.
BOX 11 1831, Feb.-1837, June
BOX 12 1837, Aug.-1847
BOX 13-25 General and Special Correspondence of Edward Everett Hale, 1841-circa 1916
Correspondence to and from Edward Everett Hale, including a large quantity of correspondence with Harriet E. Freeman which is filed as special correspondence.
Arranged as general correspondence and special correspondence and therein chronologically.
BOX 13 General correspondence, 1841, 1852-1909, undated
BOX 14 Special correspondence
BOX 14 1870, 1882-1885
BOX 15 1887-1889
BOX 15 1890
BOX 15 Jan.-July
BOX 16 Aug.-Dec.
BOX 16 1891-1892
BOX 17 1893-1894
BOX 17 1895
BOX 17 Jan.-June
BOX 18 July-Dec.
BOX 18 1896-1897
BOX 19 1898
BOX 19 1899
BOX 19 Jan.-Aug.
BOX 20 Sept.-Dec.
BOX 20 1900
BOX 20 1901
BOX 20 Jan.-Aug.
BOX 21 Sept.-Dec.
BOX 21 1902
BOX 21 Jan.-Aug.
BOX 22 Sept.-Nov.
BOX 22 1903
BOX 23 1904-1905
BOX 24 1906-1909, circa 1916
BOX 25 Undated
BOX 25 By month
BOX 25 By day of the week
BOX 25 Miscellaneous letters
BOX 25 Miscellaneous fragments
BOX 26-28 Genealogical and Biographical Material, 1843-1914
Genealogical correspondence, notes, and printed matter relating to the Everett, Hale, Hill, and Sears families.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material and therein by name of individual or family.
BOX 26 Genealogical correspondence, 1843-1914, undated
BOX 26 Genealogical notes and genealogies
BOX 26 Everett family
BOX 26 Hill-Sears families
BOX 27 Hale family
(8 folders)
BOX 27 Miscellaneous
(4 folders)
BOX 28 Printed and other biographical material
BOX 28 Hale, Edward Everett, and Enoch Hale
BOX 28 Hale, Nathan
(4 folders)
BOX 28 Hale family
BOX 28-32 Business Records, 1782-1860
Financial accounts, legal documents, journals, notes, indexes, and printed matter, primarily relating to railroads and other business activities of Nathan Hale (1784-1863).
Arranged by type of material or topic.
BOX 28 Fragments
BOX 28 Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, Md. and Washington, D.C., 1841-1847
BOX 28 Boston Water Power Co., 1846-1849, 1860
BOX 28 Brookline Reservoir and Newton and Brookline tunnels, Mass., 1847-1849
BOX 29 York & Cumberland Railroad, Maine, legal case, minutes of evidence, 1854
(2 folders)
BOX 29 Railroad journals kept by Charles Hale, 1839-1844
(4 folders)
BOX 30 Railroad miscellany
(5 folders)
BOX 31 (5 folders)
BOX 31 Account book kept by Oliver Everett, 1782-1801
BOX 32 Notes
BOX 32 Notes in the hand of Nathan Hale (1784-1863)
(2 folders)
BOX 32 Printed material
(2 folders)
BOX 32 Index to the Boston Daily Advertiser, 1855
BOX 32 Pennsylvania miscellany
BOX 32-33 Writings, 1781-1900
Essays and some letters, probably written by Alexander Hill Everett; a lecture by Edward Everett; lectures, an essay, and miscellaneous writings of Edward Everett Hale; sermons and lectures, probably written by Enoch Hale; and unidentified material either by a man named Hopkins or by Moses Hale.
Arranged by name of author with miscellaneous and unidentified writings filed at the end.
BOX 32 Everett, Alexander Hill, essays
BOX 32 Everett, Edward, lecture
BOX 32 Hale, Edward Everett, lecture, essay, and miscellaneous writings
BOX 32 Miscellaneous
BOX 33 Lectures and sermons
(7 folders)
BOX 33-34 Memorabilia, 1798-1912
Journals, handwritten digest of congressional debates, portraits, programs, clippings, and other printed matter, as well as locks of hair and pressed flowers sent by Edward Everett Hale to Harriet E. Freeman.
Arranged by type of material or name of individual.
BOX 33 Congressional debates on the Smithsonian Institution, 1836
BOX 33 Daily journals by Nathaniel Fletcher, 1798-1800
(2 folders)
BOX 33 Hale, Edward Everett Hale
BOX 33 Portraits and ephemera
BOX 34 Locks of hair and pressed flowers
(2 folders)
BOX 34 Miscellany
BOX 34 Addition, 1775-1780
Typed transcripts of letters from Nathan Hale (1743-1780) to his wife, Abigail Hale, prior to his death as as a prisoner of the British.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 34 Lettters of Nathan Hale (1743-1780), 1775-1780

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