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Abel Coffin (1792-1837)

Description

Series I, Abel Coffin (1792-1837), 1821-1835 (#C.1.1-C.1.5), contains personal correspondence; financial correspondence; and receipts. Also included in the series are correspondence, a land deed, and a clipping regarding a land dispute (#C.1.5). See #1.19, C.2.48, and VF for related material regarding Coffin's involvement with the "Siamese Twins," Chang and Eng Bunker (1811-1874). The series is arranged alphabetically by record type, and thereunder chronologically.

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Collection Name
Coffin family papers
Collection Code
MS010
Dates
1821-1835
Date of Acquisition
1929
Physical Description
Personal papers (1 carton)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Series
GUSN
296350
Reference Code
MS010.01

Record details

Material Type
personal papers
Location Note
Folders C.1.1-C.1.5
Related Items
Print of Chang and Eng Bunker, Siamese conjoined twins

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