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Eliza Adams Little papers

Description

Series XVIII. Papers of Eliza Adams Little (1861-1959), 1842-1902, undated, includes letters received between 1842-1892, letters sent in 1892 (and some undated) and receipts dated 1888-1902. See also: calling card (#22.313). The series is arranged in two subseries according to material type.

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Details

Collection Name
Little family papers
Collection Code
MS016
Dates
1842-1902, undated
Acquisition Type
Bequest
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
3 folders
Finding Aid Info
Paper finding aid available in Library and Archives
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Subgroup
GUSN
179621
Reference Code
MS016.18

Historical/Biographical Note

Eliza Adams Little was the only daughter of Edward Henry and Catherine Adams Little. She was born in 1861 and died in 1959. She was active in the First Church in Newbury, and was the initiator and co-editor of the history of the church prepared for its tercentenary in 1935. She stayed at the farm and helped raise her nieces Katherine Rebecca Little (1886-1907), Margaret Bradley Little (1888-1967), Frances Eliza Little (1890-1917), and Amelia Worth Little (1892-1986) and her nephew Albert Noyes Little (1894-1976).

Arrangement

This subgroup is arranged as follows:1. Correspondence, 1842-1892, undated2. Financial, 1888-1902

Record details

Originator
Little, Eliza (Adams), 1803-1900 (Correspondent)
Other Organizations
First Church (Newbury, Mass.)
Material Type
correspondence
receipts (financial records)
Places
Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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