Eliza Adams Little papers

Description

Series XVIII. Papers of Eliza Adams Little (1861-1959), 1842-1902, undated, includes letters received between 1842-1892, letters sent in 1892 (and some undated) and receipts dated 1888-1902. See also: calling card (#22.313). The series is arranged in two subseries according to material type.

Details

Descriptive Terms

correspondence
receipts (financial records)

Physical Description

3 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

MS016.18

Acquisition Type

Bequest

Places

Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Little, Eliza (Adams), 1803-1900 (Correspondent)

Material Type

correspondence
receipts (financial records)

Other Organizations

First Church (Newbury, Mass.)

Description Level

Subgroup

Historical/Biographical Note

Historical/Biographical Note

Eliza Adams Little was the only daughter of Edward Henry and Catherine Adams Little. She was born in 1861 and died in 1959. She was active in the First Church in Newbury, and was the initiator and co-editor of the history of the church prepared for its tercentenary in 1935. She stayed at the farm and helped raise her nieces Katherine Rebecca Little (1886-1907), Margaret Bradley Little (1888-1967), Frances Eliza Little (1890-1917), and Amelia Worth Little (1892-1986) and her nephew Albert Noyes Little (1894-1976).

Arrangement

Arrangement

This subgroup is arranged as follows:1. Correspondence, 1842-1892, undated2. Financial, 1888-1902