Papers of Elizabeth (Kelly) Berry (dates unknown)

Description

Subseries A, Papers of Elizabeth (Kelly) Berry (dates unknown), 1738-1859, undated (#C.2.2-C.2-9), contains church records, personal correspondence, receipts, and school papers. The church records include a Bible record for the Berry family and a certificate for a family pew at the Methodist Episcopal Church in Westbrook, Maine. Receipts reflect goods and services rendered; a majority of the receipts focus on the purchase of materials for making clothes. The school papers contain fragments of grammar and mathematical class assignments and part of a penmanship copybook. The penmanship copybook also contains a listing of herb plants and medicinal remedies. The subseries is arranged alphabetically by record type, and thereunder chronologically.

Details

Descriptive Terms

personal papers

Physical Description

Personal papers (1 carton)

Collection Code

MS032

Collection Name

Parson Smith family papers

Date of Acquisition

1953

Reference Code

MS032.03.01

Credit Line

Bequest of Louisa Anderson (Goodell) Parker (1871-1952), 1953

Places

South Windham (Cumberland county, Maine)

Record Details

Material Type

personal papers

Description Level

Sub-series

Location Note

HGO-02-105-A-F-102