Samuel P. Savage collection, 1694-1904.


Hawley, Gideon, 1727-1807. Samuel P. Savage collection, 1694-1904.

Samuel P. Savage collection, 1694-1904.

The Samuel P. Savage collection is comprised of seven sub-collections, each described separately in the catalog under the following names: Samuel P. Savage papers, Samuel P. Savage papers II, Samuel P. Savage papers, III, Samuel P. Savage papers IV, Samuel P. Savage papers V, Samuel P. Savage papers VI, and Gideon Hawley diaries and letterbook. These collection represent the Savage, Hayward, and Shaw families, primarily, Samuel Phillips Savage, Samuel Hay Savage, Hope Savage Shaw, and Hon. Lemuel Shaw; and include papers of Savage family friend, Rev. Gideon Hawley.

9 boxes, 2 narrow boxes, and 1 vol. in a case.

Related Entities

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Shaw, Lemuel, 1781-1861 (person)

Chief justice of Massachusetts, 1830-1860. His daughter Elizabeth married the author Herman Melville. From the description of ALS : Boston, to Joseph B. Felt, 1834 Oct. 14. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122475395 Shaw was chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (1830-1860). Webster and Parkman were on the faculty of Harvard Medical School at the time of Parkman's murder. From the description of Sentence of John W. Webster...

Savage, Samuel Phillips, 1718-1797. (person)

Hawley, Gideon, 1727-1807 (person)

Congregational clergyman and Yale graduate who served as a missionary to the Stockbridge Indians, 1752-1754; among the Iroquois on the New York frontier, 1754-1756; and to the Mashpee Indians, 1758-1807. From the description of Letters : Mashpee, Mass., 1770-1775. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 37849057 Missionary, minister; born, 1737; graduated from Yale University; served as a Congregational minister and as a missionary to the various Indian tribes in Massachuset...

Savage, Samuel Hay, 1827-1901. (person)

Savage family. (family)

Shaw, Hope Savage, 1793-1879. (person)