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Guide to the Martha J. Lamb Papers
1756-1892 (Bulk 1876-1892)
  MS 362

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Container List

Series IV. Lamb, Articles and Addresses, 1874-1890, undated

Scope and Contents note

Drafts, notes, correspondence relating to, and proofs of a few of Lamb's articles and addresses. Arranged alphabetically by title. Publication information follows title if known. One folder is housed in the Manuscript Department's oversize cabinets (Ov); call phrase: Y-Lamb, folder *1.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 7 Folder : 1 "Amasa J. Parker:" correspondence ( MAH Sept. 1890)
1889-1890, undated
Box: 7 Folder : 2 "American Life Saving Service:" proofs ( Harper's Feb. 1882)
Undated
Box: 7 Folder : 3 "Chief Justice Morrison Remick Waite:" drafts, notes, correspondence ( MAH July 1888)
1888, undated
Box: 7 Folder : 4 "Historic Mansions of New York:" notes (mostly blank)
1882
Box: 7 Folder : 5 "Less Known Incidents in the History of New York"
Undated
Box: 7 Folder : 6 "Lion Gardiner, Founder of the Manor of Gardiner's Island:" copy of address read before N-YHS Nov. 5, 1878; see also "Manor of Gardiner's Island," ( MAH Jan. 1885)
Undated
Box: 7 Folder : 7 "Lyme, a Chapter of American Genealogy:" notes, correspondence
1874-1885, undated
Box: 7 Folder : 8 "Lyme, a Chapter of American Genealogy:" drafts
Undated
Box: 7 Folder : 9 "Manor of Shelter Island:" draft, notes, correspondence, photograph ( MAH Nov. 1887)
1884-1887, undated
Box: 7 Folder : 10 "New York:" draft (promotional essay for History of the City of New York)
Undated
Box: 7 Folder : 11 "New York Biography:" notes, correspondence
1878, undated
Box: 7 Folder : 12 "New York Biography:" drafts
Undated
Box: 8 Folder : 1 "Newark:" notes and drafts
Undated
Box: 8 Folder : 2 "Nicolas Bayard:" draft ( MAH )
Undated
Box: 8 Folder : 3 "Sixty Waymarks in the World's Progress:" proofs, notes ( MAH Aug. 1890 as "Vinton Reade")
Undated
Box: 8 Folder : 4 "Van Renssalear Manor:" copy of address before Long Island Historical Society, Dec. 26, 1882 (revised and published in MAH Jan. 1884)
Undated
Box: 8 Folder : 5 Draft of speech before a gathering of women of the press in Boston (Possibly New England Women's Press Association, founded 1885)
Undated
Box: Ov Folder : *1 "Christmas Owl:" proofs
1881

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