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

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Description is in English.

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Series XI. Notes, undated

Scope and Contents note

Includes Lamb's notes regarding her life, publications, historical figures, events, and places. Also notes, not in Lamb's hand, including excerpts from California newspapers the Californian and  California Star, 1848 re: Gold Rush, and unidentified notes written on the reverse of wallpaper.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 15 Folder : 9 Lamb, Notes re: her publications
Box: 15 Folder : 10 Lamb, Notes re: historical figures, events, places
Box: 15 Folder : 11 Notes from California newspapers, 1848 (not in Lamb's hand) including letters to ed, articles, ads, poetry
Box: 15 Folder : 12 Notes, unidentified. Includes fragments of a draft, on reverse of wallpaper (not in Lamb's hand) re: Napoleon's family
Box: 17 Folder : 14 "Mrs. Lamb's Study of Herself"
Box: 17 Folder : 14 "One Corner of Berkshire"

Scope and Contents

With a Boston Post article, August 8, 1887, describing "Mrs. Martha J. Lamb's Paper on 'My Recollections of One Corner of Massachusetts."


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