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Guide to the Frey Family Papers
1793-1917 (Bulk 1825-1890)
  MS 235

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 21, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series VIII. Ephemera, 1818-[1904], undated

Scope and Contents note

Includes invitations, announcements, and programs for various events including balls, festivals, weddings, meetings, concerts, tournaments, and historical commemorations (including the 1876 centennial and an anniversary celebration of the Emancipation Proclamation at Hampton Institute); an announcement for the sale of the Frey family farm; death notices; advertisements for barbed wire fences, farm machinery, health remedies, wine making paraphernalia; circulars for beehives and globes; direct mail from the Republican State Committee; calling cards; catalogs for an antique auction with notes; and a railroad timetable for the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 20 Folder : 9 Ephemera: invitations, announcements, programs
1854-1891, undated
Box: 20 Folder : 10 Ephemera: announcement, sale of Frey farm
Box: 20 Folder : 11 Ephemera: death notices
1818, [1873]-1886, undated
Box: 20 Folder : 12 Ephemera: advertisements
1884, undated
Box: 20 Folder : 13 Ephemera: circulars, direct mail
1880-1899, undated
Box: 20 Folder : 14 Ephemera: calling cards
Box: 20 Folder : 15 Ephemera: auction catalogs
Box: 20 Folder : 16 Ephemera: railroad timetable

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