Skip to content

Search Collections

Papers of Elizabeth (Kelly) Berry (dates unknown)

Description

Subseries A, Papers of Elizabeth (Kelly) Berry (dates unknown), 1738-1859, undated (#C.2.2-C.2-9), contains church records, personal correspondence, receipts, and school papers. The church records include a Bible record for the Berry family and a certificate for a family pew at the Methodist Episcopal Church in Westbrook, Maine. Receipts reflect goods and services rendered; a majority of the receipts focus on the purchase of materials for making clothes. The school papers contain fragments of grammar and mathematical class assignments and part of a penmanship copybook. The penmanship copybook also contains a listing of herb plants and medicinal remedies. The subseries is arranged alphabetically by record type, and thereunder chronologically.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
Parson Smith family papers
Collection Code
MS032
Dates
1738-1859, undated
Date of Acquisition
1953
Physical Description
Personal papers (1 carton)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Sub-series
Credit Line
Bequest of Louisa Anderson (Goodell) Parker (1871-1952), 1953
GUSN
292059
Reference Code
MS032.03.01

Record details

Material Type
personal papers
Places
South Windham (Cumberland county, Maine)
Places (Buildings)
Parson Smith House - Main House (South Windham, Me.)
Location Note
HGO-02-105-A-F-102

Comments