Coffin Family Papers, 1700s-1860s
Collection of manuscripts from the Coffin family of Coffin House in Newbury, Massachusetts
The Coffin family papers document the domestic life, economic activities, and civic affairs of seven generations of the Coffin family of Newbury, Massachusetts, an important colonial agricultural community. Account books recording household purchases, local trade, and the family tanning business offer a detailed view of everyday colonial life.
This collection contains:
- Financial records
- Legal documents
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