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Papers of Joseph Tucker (1821-1889)

Description

Series XIV. Papers of Joseph Tucker (1821-1889), 1845-1871, includes correspondence to Captain Joseph Tucker from his sister Mary Tucker Rundlett, 1854; his wife Frances Lennox Tucker, 1845-1858; and his brother-in-law William P. Lennox, 1853-1861. Correspondence also includes four letters written by Joseph Tucker to his wife Frances ("Fanny") in 1854. A collection of miscellaneous papers includes letters written to Joseph and his brother Richard by various individuals related to the family's shipping business, dated 1845-1871. Authors of these letters are George Wood, David Stone, Packard Merrill, J. Homans, George A. Locke, C. C. & R. W. Fox, S. P. Baker, and William Hunger & Company. There are also two printed circulars. This series is arranged in two subseries.

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Details

Collection Name
Tucker family papers
Collection Code
MS033
Dates
1845-1871
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Purchase
Physical Description
Family papers (5 folders)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Series
GUSN
313901
Reference Code
MS033.014

Arrangement

This series is arranged in two subseries. Subseries A. Correspondence, 1854-1861. Subseries B. Other papers, 1845-1871.

Record details

Originator
Tucker, Joseph
Other People
Rundlett, Mary Tucker, 1824-1905
Tucker, Frances Lennox
Descriptive Terms
shipping
Material Type
family papers
Places
Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Location Note
Folders #39.2-39.5, 39.8

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