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Guide to the Butler-Laing Family Papers
1804-1892 (bulk 1865-1871)
 MS 94

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Subject Names

  • Butler, Edward, 1797-1849
  • Butler, Thomas, 1769-1822
  • Laing, Caroline H. Butler (Caroline Hyde Butler), 1804-1892
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assassination
  • Pius IX, Pope, 1792-1878
  • Read, Harriet Denison Butler, 1837-1935
  • Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872
  • Reeves, Mary Hunt Butler, 1841-1922

Document Type

  • Diaries
  • Fiction
  • Genealogies
  • Letters
  • Recipes

Subject Organizations

  • Roman (Ship)
  • Scotia (Ship)
  • Ville de Paris (Ship)

Subject Topics

  • Children's stories -- Women authors
  • Family--United States
  • Ocean travel
  • Weddings--United States

Subject Places

  • Bridgeton (N.J.)--Social life and customs
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)--Social life and customs
  • France--Description and travel
  • Italy--Description and travel
  • Northampton (Mass.)--Social life and customs
  • Rome (Italy)--Annexation to Italy, 1870
  • Rome (Italy)--Description and travel

Family Name(s)

  • Butler family