Josiah B. Chaney and family papers, 1792-1917.


Josiah B. Chaney and family papers, 1792-1917.

Papers of a St. Paul printer and Minnesota Historical Society librarian and his family.

4.5 cu. ft. (9 boxes, incl. 108 v.)

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Josiah Blodget Chaney was born on October 16, 1828, in Falmouth, Maine, the son of Josiah and Elizabeth Gowen Chaney. Beginning as a printer's apprentice in 1841, Chaney worked as a printer and pressman throughout New England, Wisconsin, and Illinois until 1858. In that year he moved to Minnesota, first to St. Anthony, and finally to St. Paul in 1864. He was employed by the Falls Evening News and Minnesota Republican (1858-1861); served with the Second Company, Minnesota Sharpshoote...

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St. Paul Academy of Natural Sciences. (corporateBody)

First Universalist Church (Saint Anthony, Hennepin County, Minn. : 1855-1872). (corporateBody)

Freemasons. Summit Lodge No. 163 (Saint Paul, Minn.). (corporateBody)

Cahoon, Frances Evelyn, 1862- (person)

Bisbee, Herman, 1833-1879. (person)

Allston, Washington, 1779-1843 (person)

Allston was an American artist and author. From the description of Papers, 1815-1842. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122297604 From the guide to the Papers, 1815-1842., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) American artist and poet. From the description of An indenture tripartite..., 1827 May 9. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 550545503 American writer and artist. From the description of L...

Ancient Order of United Workmen. Jurisdiction of Minnesota. Grand Lodge. (corporateBody)

Upham, Warren, 1850-1934 (person)

Chaney, Josiah Blodget, 1828-1908. (person)

Merryman, Thomas, 1817- (person)

St. Paul Mutual Building Association. No. 1. (corporateBody)

Ramaley, Chaney & Co. (Saint Paul, Minn.). (corporateBody)

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