Edward Francis Little papers

Description

Series XV. Papers of Edward Francis Little, (1853-1935), 1866-1900, includes receipts dating from 1866-1885, farm/household receipts dating 1878 and 1879, household receipts dating 1900, and an account book of receipts dating 1877. The series is arranged in one subseries.

Details

Descriptive Terms

housebooks
farms
receipts (financial records)
account books
financial records

Physical Description

Financial records (5 folders)

Finding Aid Info

Paper finding aid available in Library and Archives

Collection Code

MS016

Collection Name

Little family papers

Date of Acquisition

1965

Reference Code

MS016.15

Acquisition Type

Bequest

Places

Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Little, Edward Francis, 1853-1935 (Bill recipient)

Material Type

receipts (financial records)
account books
financial records

Description Level

Subgroup

Historical/Biographical Note

Historical/Biographical Note

Ed Francis Little (1853-1935) married Sarah A. Adams (1854-1921) in 1885. They had one child, Agnes Lawrence Little. With his brother Daniel, Edward Francis Little developed a business of importing draft hourses from Iowa by train. He was described as gregarious and jovial. Like his father, he was an officer in the First National Bank of Newburyport.