Daniel Noyes Little papers

Description

Series XVI. Papers of Daniel Noyes Little (xxxx-1912), 1879-1881, undated, includes a small amount of correspondence dated 1879 and 1881. The series is arranged in one subseries.

Details

Descriptive Terms

correspondence

Physical Description

Correspondence (2 folders)

Finding Aid Info

Paper finding aid available in Library and Archives

Collection Code

MS016

Collection Name

Little family papers

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

MS016.16

Acquisition Type

Bequest

Places

Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Little, Daniel Noyes, 1858-1912 (Correspondent)

Material Type

correspondence

Description Level

Subgroup

Historical/Biographical Note

Historical/Biographical Note

Daniel Noyes Little (1858-1912), who was more retiring than his brother, married Amelia Bradley (1863-1903) in 1885. They had four daughters and a son. With his brother Edward Francis, Daniel Noyes Little developed a business of importing draft hourses from Iowa by train. Daniel Noyes Little lost his life in a tragic accident in 1912. As he was getting off the train from Boston late at night, the train started up and he was crushed under the wheels.