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Ann Elizabeth Jennison Barton Diary from the Jennison Family Papers, 1848-1849
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 81 page(s)
The Jennison family members represented in this collection are William Jennison (1707-1750), William Jennison (1757-1843), Samuel Jennison (1788-1860), and Ann Elizabeth Jennison (1827-1869). William Jennison 1st, son of Samuel Jennison (1673-1730), was a minister and schoolteacher in several Massachuse...
(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 81 page(s)
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Annie Sullivan Letters, 1887-1902
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 177 page(s)

Anne Mansfield "Annie" Sullivan (1866-1936) became the teacher of Helen Keller (1880-1968) in 1887 upon the recommendation of Michael Anagnos (1837-1906), director of the Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind in South Boston, Massachusetts, from which Miss Sullivan had recently graduated....

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 177 page(s)
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Bangs Family Papers, 1839-1865
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 602 page(s)

Edward Bangs (1756-1818) graduated from Harvard in 1777 and became an attorney in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was later appointed to the state supreme court. His son, Edward Dillingham Bangs (1790-1838) received his M.A. from Harvard in 1827 after having studied law with his father. He had actually begun hi...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 602 page(s)
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Chase Family Papers
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 3720 page(s)

Anthony Chase (1791-1879), son of Israel Chase (1760-1797) and Matilda Butterworth Chase (1765-1843), was a man of varied interests—a Worcester merchant, part-owner of the Massachusetts Spy, official in a Worcester insurance company and in various banks, and an active member of the Quaker church. He marrie...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 3720 page(s)
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Emma Augusta Cross Papers from the Cross Family Collection, 1868-1884
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 560 page(s)

New Hampshire artist Emma Augusta Cross (1850-1933) was the second child of Joseph Cross (1818-1896) and Deborah Perry Wilder Cross (1818-1895), whose other two children, Joel Foster Cross (1846-1925) and Henry Clay Cross (1852-1913) also became artists.

Emma and her brothers were born and raised in Manc...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 560 page(s)
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Gale Family Papers, 1818-1851
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 2023 page(s)

Hannah ("Anna") Davis Gale (1818-1851) and her brother Frederick William Gale (1816-1854) were born in Northborough, Massachusetts, the children of Captain Cyrus Gale (1795- ) and Eliza Davis Gale ( -1821). Eliza Gale was a sister of Massachusetts governor John Davis (1787-1854). Frederick, a member of...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 2023 page(s)
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Gilman Family Papers, 1810-1894
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 390 page(s)

Samuel Gilman (1791-1858), the son of Frederick and Abigail Hillier (Somes) Gilman, was born in Gloucester, Massachusetts, on 16 February 1791. He graduated from Harvard in 1811 and was a tutor of mathematics there from 1817 to 1819. On 1 December 1819, he was ordained minister of the Second Independent Church...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 390 page(s)
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Harriette Merrifield Forbes Papers, 1860-1950
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 3569 page(s)

Harriette Merrifield Forbes (1856-1951), Worcester author and historian, was the widow of Judge William Trowbridge Forbes (1850-1931) and the mother of novelist Esther Forbes (1891-1967). A capable researcher, she wrote New England Diaries, 1602-1800: A Descriptive Catalogue of Diaries, Orderly Books and Sea Jo...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2009), 3569 page(s)
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Sarah Osborn Letters, 1743-1779
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 212 page(s)

Sarah Haggar Osborn (1714-1796) was born in London, the daughter of Benjamin and Susanna Haggar. She arrived in New England in 1722 with her family, who eventually settled in Newport, Rhode Island, in 1729. In 1731, she married Samuel Wheaten ( -1733), who died at sea two years later. She started teaching school...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 212 page(s)
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Abigail Gardner Drew Diary and Reminiscences, 1799-1818
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 112 page(s)

Abigail Gardner Drew (1777-1868) was the daughter of George Gardner (1731-1785) and Rebekah Coffin Gardner (1741-1826) of Nantucket, Massachusetts. George Gardner was a Justice of the Inferior Court. On April 16, 1795, Abigail Gardner married Gershom Drew, Jr. (1774-1826), of Nantucket, and they had two so...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 112 page(s)
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