Emerson family papers ca. 1840-1980

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Emerson family papers, ca. 1840-1980

Emerson family papers ca. 1840-1980

The Emersons were an American family who lived in Europe and Japan and traveled widely during the second half of the 19th century. The family consisted of Edwin Emerson (1823-1908), his wife Mary Ingham Emerson (d. 1883) and their six children. Edwin Emerson was a journalist, professor of English literature and amateur photographer. His children were teachers, bankers, lawyers, journalists, engineers, and archaeologists. The collection contains correspondence, writings, family records, photographs, printed matter, memorabilia, and other papers of three generations of the Emerson family. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence among members of the family in Europe, the U.S. and Japan, and with friends and colleagues. Topics discussed include politics, current events, religion, archaeology, and business and economic trends.

15.95 linear feet; 63 boxes, 1 volume

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Ingham, Samuel D. (Samuel Delucenna), 1779-1860

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Penniman, Gwendolen

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Sen, Gertrude Emerson, -1982

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Emerson, Edith

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Rose, Hilda, 1955-

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Emerson, Samuel D. I., 1855-1930?

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Emerson, Edwin, 1823-1908.

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Ingham, William A. (William Armstrong), 1827-1913

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Emerson, Mary Ingham, d. 1883.

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Emerson, Edwin, 1869-1959

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Cornell University Class of 1890. From the description of Edwin Emerson reminiscences, 1954. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64047036 Edwin Emerson was in Troop K of the Rough Riders. He compiled these slides as a memorial presentation concerning the Rough Riders. From the description of Edwin Emerson Rough Rider lantern slides, ca. 1898-1947. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612803111 American journalist in Switzerland, 1914. ...

Emerson, Margaret Genevieve, 1863-

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