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BOX 94-127 Miscellany, 1753-1959
Material on the Arctic; biographical material containing early family records; financial records; invitations, greeting and calling cards, announcements, and ephemera; maps; memorabilia; newspaper clippings, mostly concerning the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906; notes and memoranda; and printed matter.
Where possible the material is separated by type of material and arranged into well-defined groupings therein, and further arranged chronologically.
BOX 94 Arctic file
1845-1896
BOX 95 1860-1894
BOX 96 1877-1915
BOX 97 1910-1923
BOX 98-99 Undated
BOX 100-101 Biographical material, 1753-1959 See also Oversize
BOX 102 Financial records
BOX 103 General
Guest book, 1907-1914
Invitations, greeting and calling cards, and ephemera
BOX 104-114 Invitations, greeting and calling cards, and ephemera
BOX 115 Memorabilia and newspaper clippings
BOX 116-123 Newspaper clippings
BOX 124-125 Notes and memoranda, 1871-1932, undated
BOX 126-127 Printed matter
BOX 128-138 Scrapbooks, 1881-1935
Scrapbooks on various topics.
BOX 128-138 1881-1935
BOX 139-148 Addition, 1826-1997
Biographical material, diaries, family and general correspondence, clippings, writings, and printed matter.
Arranged by type of material or name of person.
BOX 139 Personal
Biographical material
Clippings, 1884-1888, 1906, 1923-1936, 1959-1960, 1969, 1997, undated
Death of Greely, 1935
Diaries
1866-1867, 1912-1917
(4 folders)
BOX 140 1918
Memoranda, 1925
Family correspondence
1876-1932
(6 folders)
No year
Undated and fragments
BOX 141 General correspondence, 1876, 1883-1886, 1893-1894, 1901-1909, 1918-1935, 1986-1987, undated
Greely, Henrietta Hudson Cruger (Nesmith)
Article, correspondence, and obituary, 1918, undated
Diaries
1886-1887
1887-1895
Newspaper clippings
BOX 142 Text
BOX 143 1896-1907
Loose items
Newspaper clippings
BOX 144 Text
BOX 145 1910-1918
(2 folders)
Miscellany
Arctic flora, undated
Brainerd, David L., retirement, 1914
Clippings, ephemera, lists, and broadside, 1933, 1969, undated See also Oversize
Congressional Medal of Honor presentation, 1935
Fort Greely, Alaska, dedication, 1955
General A. W. Greely (transport), 1945
Military papers, 1886-1889, 1906-1907
BOX 146 Poetry, 1885, 1924, undated
Polar explorers postage stamp, 1986
Printed matter, 1826, 1874, 1884, 1901, 1928-1935
(4 folders)
Scrapbook of famous people portraits, undated
BOX 147 Writings
“American Soldiers in the Arctic: What They Did and Saw,” undated
(4 folders)
“Coronation,” 1911
“The Evolution of the American Woman: Pioneers, Industrialists, Cosmopolitans,” 1923
(3 folders)
BOX 148 (1 folder)
“Library Making in Washington, D.C.,” undated
“My Arctic Experiences,” undated
“My Domestic Life,” undated
Robert Clements of Haverhill, Massachusetts and Some of His Descendants, 1911
“Two Days in Greenland, July 18th 1881,” undated
Untitled, 1883
Fragments, undated
BOX OV 1-OV 3 Oversize, 1753-1959
Indenture, certificates and citations, booklets, and a broadside.
Arranged and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX OV 1 Miscellany
Biographical material
Indenture, certificates, and citations, 1753, 1868, 1876, 1884-1895, 1906-1911, undated (Containers 100-101)
BOX OV 2 Coronation booklets and dedication booklet, 1911, 1959 (Containers 100-101)
BOX OV 3 Addition
Miscellany
Broadside of Robert E. Peary lecture, undated (Container 145)

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