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Family papers

Description

This series contains the papers of members of the Appleton and Weld families. The majority of the collection relates to Dorothy Appleton Weld and her husband George Francis Weld, Sr., however it also substantially documents Edith Stuart Appleton, Georgiana Armistead Appleton, William Sumner Appleton, Sr., William Sumner Appleton, Jr., and Loretta Barton Weld. Other family members are also represented. The series consists primarily of correspondence between the family members, and it includes correspondence with others, literary materials such as diaries, printed matter, and sketchbooks.

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Details

Collection Name
Weld-Appleton family papers
Collection Code
MS005
Dates
1825-1964, undated, predominant 1880-1905
Physical Description
2.25 linear feet
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Series
GUSN
291048
Reference Code
MS005.01

Arrangement

The materials are arranged alphabetically by individuals’ names. Correspondence is arranged with the person to whom it was addressed, therefore researchers should look through the entire series to find correspondence written by any individual.

Record details

Material Type
family papers

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