Cornwall vertical file, 1794-1988.


Cornwall (N.Y. : Town). Town Historian. Cornwall vertical file, 1794-1988.

Cornwall vertical file, 1794-1988.

Clippings, articles, pamphlets, maps, and other materials concerning the history of the Town of Cornwall. Items of note include receipts, promissory notes, and accounts of the Ketcham family, 1807-1828; cancelled checks and several letters of Charles Curie, 1881-1896; clippings of "Uncle Ike's Diary," 1951-1952, on events and people of Cornwall, taken from the diary of Isaac M. Cocks for 1883-1942; clippings, letters, postcards, notes, transcripts of tombstone headings, and pamphlet on local cemeteries, 1928-1976; personal and household account books of George H. Lamb, 1871-1894; letters of the Barton family, 1855-1867, concerning the Civil War, children, marriages, and deaths; original letters, autobiographical sketch, photographs, and clippings about Amelia E. Barr, 1891-1916, a writer who lived in Cornwall part of her life; local deeds and title abstracts, 1803-1919; deeds, agreements, will, and legal papers of the Van Duzer family, 1794-1878; and clippings of the reminiscences of Sidney Pope on his early life in Cornwall, 1952.

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Curie, Charles. (person)

Barr, Amelia E., 1831-1919 (person)

American novelist. From the description of Letter to "Dear Miss Watson" [manuscript], n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647804716 Journalist and author of historical fiction, Amelia Barr was the author of dozens of novels, including Remember the Alamo (1888) and The Paper Cap (1918). From the description of Letter, 1895. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232009180 Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr was born in England and emigrated to ...

Pope, Sidney. (person)

Cocks, Isaac M. (person)

Lamb, George H. (person)