Lucy E. Chapin papers, 1834-1910.


Chapin, Lucy E., 1834-1910. Lucy E. Chapin papers, 1834-1910.

Lucy E. Chapin papers, 1834-1910.

Collected material relating to lawyer James Kingsley, including letters from Epaphroditus Ransom and William Woodbridge; scrapbooks of clippings, programs, photographs, and memorabilia relating to Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County, Michigan, events and personalities; paper about Ann Arbor's select schools; and photographs.

1 linear ft. and 2 v. (outsize)

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Woodbridge, William, 1780-1861 (person)

Woodbridge was born in Conn. on Aug. 20, 1780. He served in several high Ohio political positions before moving to Michigan. Woodbridge served as Secretary and Acting Governor of the Territory of Michigan, 1812-1828; Collector of Customs at Detroit, 1814- ; Michigan Territory's first delegate in Congress, 1819-1820; Justice of the Territorial Supreme Court, 1828-1832; Delegate from the 1st District (Detroit) to the Constitutional Convention of 1835; Senator from the 1st District, 1838-1839; Gove...

Chapin, Lucy E., 1834-1910. (person)

Ann Arbor, Michigan, resident and local historian. From the description of Lucy E. Chapin papers, 1834-1910. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34423368 ...

Kingsley, James, 1797-1878. (person)

Lawyer in Ann Arbor, Michigan. From the description of James Kingsley papers, 1836-1841. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34421213 ...

Ransom, Epaphroditus, 1799-1859 (person)

Ransom was born in Mass. in Feb. 1797. Raised in Vt., he graduated from law school at Northampton (Mass.) in 1823. In 1834 he moved to Mich., practicing law in Bronson (Kalamazoo County, Mich.). He was appointed Judge of the 2nd Judicial Circuit and Assoc. Justice of the Mich. Supreme Court in 1836. He served as Governor of Mich., 1848-1850; Justice of the Mich. Supreme Court, 1836-1847, including Chief Justice, 1843-1847; as a member of the Board of Regents of the University of Mich., 1850-1852...