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Sayward House papers

Description

This series includes financial and legal records as well as the records of the transfer of the house to Historic New England (then the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities). The financial materials include bills and correspondence regarding repairs and painting. The legal materials include deeds and general notes about the property. The materials related to the acquisition of the house by Historic New England include the complete correspondence regarding the transfer.

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Details

Collection Name
Sayward family papers
Collection Code
MS031
Dates
1884-1977
Physical Description
0.35 linear feet (approx. 356 items)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Series
GUSN
174193
Reference Code
MS031.02

Arrangement

The material in this series are arranged into subseries by subject, such as financial or legal records. These designations were assigned by Nathaniel Wheeler and have been maintained in his arrangement.

Record details

Other People
Rockwood, Ellen Tyler Cheever, 1860-1933
Other Organizations
Historic New England (Organization)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Wheeler family
Descriptive Terms
maintenance
property records
repairing
Material Type
property records
Places
York Harbor (York county, Maine)
Places (Buildings)
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)

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