Codman Family Manuscripts Collection, 1715-1968
Collection of manuscripts from the Codman family of the Codman Estate ("The Grange") in Lincoln, Massachusetts
The extensive Codman family manuscripts collection is a major resource for the study of New England family history, domestic relationships, changing patterns of taste and consumption, mercantile and shipping activities, and the evolution of the Codman country estate in Lincoln, Massachusetts. The collection also contains extensive correspondence from Edith Wharton to architect Ogden Codman, Jr., friends and coauthors of the book The Decoration of Houses.
This collection contains:
- Account books
- Architectural drawings
- Financial records
- Legal documents
- Printed material
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