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Barrett family papers

Item Information

Title:
Barrett family papers
Description:
This collection includes the family papers associated with the Barrett House of New Ipswich, New Hampshire. The materials date from 1774 to 1966 with the bulk of the material from the 1800s. The materials document the Ames, Barr, and Barrett families as well as other relatives of the families. The collection includes personal papers, correspondence, photographs, legal and financial documents, newspaper clippings, photograph albums, deeds, land transfers, leases, court documents, and materials documenting the history of New Ipswich, New Hampshire. NOTE: Processing/updating the collection and making the finding aid accessible online were made possible through grants from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (Award Number: NAR13-RH-50051-13), the Bedford Family Foundation, and an anonymous donor.
Date:
1774–1966
Format:
Photographs
Manuscripts
Genre:
family papers
photographs
publications
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
MS007: Barrett family papers
Subjects:
account books
correspondence
deeds
financial records
leases
legal documents
local history (discipline)
clippings (information artifacts)
photograph albums
Historic New England (Organization)
New Ipswich Water-loom Factory
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Barr family
Kidder family
Minot family
Russell family
Wade family
Ames, Ambrose, 1765-1858
Ames, Jane, 1798-
Barr, George Lyman, 1830-1877
Barr, James, Sr., 1752-1829
Barr, James, Jr., 1790-1845
Barr, Laura L. (Bellows), 1804-1878
Barr, Mary H., 1825-1893
Barr, Molly, 1764-1845
Barr, Sarah J., 1827-1897
Barrett, Charles, 1740-1808
Barrett, Charles, Jr., 1773-1836
Barrett, Frances Hall (Ames), 1809-1887
Barrett, George, 1801-1862
Barrett, George Robert, 1844-1916
Barrett, Martha Minot, 1771-1842
Bellows, Caroline P.
Brooks, Daniel
Bullard, Silas, 1786-1835
Campbell, Caleb
Emery, Noah
Green, Elizabeth
Green, James
Green, John Q. A.
Green, Leonard
Green, Nathan, Jr.
Green, William
Hartwell, Ephraim
Hartwell, Polly
Hersey, Mary Ann (Barrett), 1802-1875
Hodgeman, William F.
Kidder, Thomas
Minot, Jonas
Morgan, Caroline Ames, 1795-
Wade, Caroline Hartwell (Barr), 1865-1954
Wilcox, David
Places:
New HampshireHillsborough (county)New Ipswich
Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.)
Extent:
2.09 linear feet (5 boxes) plus 17 volumes
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift, Caroline Barr Wade, 1948.
Identifier:
181311
Call #:
MS007