Sayward House papers

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1884-1977

GUSN

GUSN-174193

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Description

This series includes financial and legal records as well as the records of the transfer of the house to Historic New England (then the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities). The financial materials include bills and correspondence regarding repairs and painting. The legal materials include deeds and general notes about the property. The materials related to the acquisition of the house by Historic New England include the complete correspondence regarding the transfer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

property records
maintenance
repairing
property records

Physical Description

0.35 linear feet (approx. 356 items)

Collection Code

MS031

Collection Name

Sayward family papers

Reference Code

MS031.02

Places

York Harbor (York county, Maine)

Record Details

Material Type

property records

Other People

Rockwood, Ellen Tyler Cheever, 1860-1933

Other Organizations

Historic New England (Organization)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Wheeler family

Description Level

Series

Arrangement

Arrangement

The material in this series are arranged into subseries by subject, such as financial or legal records. These designations were assigned by Nathaniel Wheeler and have been maintained in his arrangement.