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Guide to the Giles Family Papers
1750-1851
 MS 248

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Description is in English.

Container List

Series I: Correspondence, 1779-1851

Scope and Contents note

This series primarily includes correspondence between Elizabeth Shipton Giles and Aquila Giles, the majority of which was written during their courtship. There are also letters from Lords Clarendon and Cathcart to Elizabeth Shipton Giles, letters from Matthew White to Elizabeth Shipton Giles, letters from Juliana Scott to Aquila Giles, and letters to Henry Giles concerning his suspension from West Point.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Correspondence sent to Aquila Giles by Elizabeth Shipton Giles
1780
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Correspondence sent to Aquila Giles by Elizabeth Shipton Giles
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Correspondence sent to Aquila Giles by Sally Broome with a postscript by Elizabeth Shipton Giles
1779
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Correspondence sent to Aquila Giles by Juliana Scott
1800-1801
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Correspondence sent to Aquila Giles by Cordelia Giles
1813
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Assorted correspondence sent to Aquila Giles
1784-1821
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Assorted correspondence sent to Aquila Giles
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 8 Correspondence sent by Aquila Giles to Henry Giles
1818
Box: 1 Folder : 9 Correspondence sent to Elizabeth Shipton Giles by Aquila Giles
1780-1784
Box: 1 Folder : 10 Correspondence sent to Elizabeth Shipton Giles by Aquila Giles
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 11 Correspondence sent to Elizabeth Shipton Giles by Edmund Digby
1809-1812
Box: 1 Folder : 12 Correspondence sent to Elizabeth Shipton Giles by Lord Cathcart
1812
Box: 1 Folder : 13 Correspondence sent to Elizabeth Shipton Giles by Lord Clarendon
1812-1813
Box: 1 Folder : 14 Correspondence sent to Elizabeth Shipton Giles by Matthew White
1813
Box: 1 Folder : 15 Assorted correspondence sent to Elizabeth Shipton Giles
1780-1813
Box: 1 Folder : 16 Assorted correspondence sent to Henry Giles
1815-1822
Box: 1 Folder : 17 Assorted correspondence sent to Henry Giles
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 18 Assorted correspondence sent to George Washington Giles
1819-1837
Box: 1 Folder : 19 Assorted correspondence sent to George Washington Giles
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 20 Assorted correspondence sent to William Ogden
1799-1823
Box: 1 Folder : 21 Assorted correspondence sent by William Ogden
1802-1825
Box: 1 Folder : 22 Assorted correspondence sent to John Murray
1811-1831
Box: 1 Folder : 23 Unsigned Note
1789
Box: 1 Folder : 24 Invitations sent to Aquila Giles
Undated
Box: 1 Folder : 25 Invitation sent to Curtis Giles
1851
Box: 1 Folder : 26 Envelopes
Undated

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