Papers of Harrison Gray (1711-1794)


Subseries A, Papers of Harrison Gray (1711-1794), 1756-1797 (#4.21, 6.9-6.11, OB.1.7), contains a bequest to Gray's daughter, Elizabeth (Gray) Otis (1747-1779), regarding Gray's house; several conveyances and indentures belonging to Gray; a statement regarding the confiscation of Gray's property during the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783) and an estimate of losses; and an official document certifying Gray as warrant of treasurer. The subseries is arranged alphabetically by record type.


Descriptive Terms

personal papers

Physical Description

Personal papers (2 file boxes, 1 oversize folder)

Collection Code


Collection Name

Harrison Gray Otis (1765-1848) professional papers

Date of Acquisition


Reference Code


Credit Line

Gift of Sameuel Eliot Morison, ca.1960

Record Details

Material Type

personal papers

Description Level


Location Note

HGO-02-105-A-E-206; HGO-02-105-A-E-106