Cooper-Frost-Austin Manuscript Collection, 1720-1886
Collection of manuscripts of Cooper-Frost-Austin House in Cambridge, Massachusetts
The Cooper-Frost-Austin manuscript collection contains materials associated with the families who lived in the oldest extant house in Cambridge, Massachusetts, built in 1681. The house was sold to Gideon Frost, a grandson of the original owner, in 1788. The majority of the collection focuses on Gideon Frost, his great-granddaughter, Susan S. Austin, and her husband, Richard Thomas Austin.
This collection contains:
- Probate records
- Printed materials
- Financial records
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