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Guide to the Robinson Family Papers
1822-1966 (Bulk 1860-1940)
  MS 520, MS 2309

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Collection processed by Maurita Baldock

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 02, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series X: Lentilhon Family (1824-1897)

Scope and Contents note

This series contains correspondence, volumes, obituaries, genealogies, and property and asset information of the Lentilhon family. Many of the documents in this series are in French.

Subseries 1: Eliza Smith Lentilhon, (1824-1857)

Scope and Contents note

This subseries includes correspondence from Eliza Smith Lentilhon's husband to be, Antoine Lentilhon, and later her children. The reminiscences of Eliza Smith Lentilhon are in English and recount the story of her life and family.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 12 Folder : 1 Eliza Smith Lentilhon, letters received
1824-1857
Box: 17 Reminiscences of Eliza Smith Lentilhon
[1850]
Box: 17 Address Book of Eliza Smith Lentilhon
1852
Subseries 2: Antoine Lentilhon, (1838)

Scope and Contents note

This subseries includes information on the life of Antoine Lentilhon, the husband of Eliza Smith Lentilhon and grandfather of Anna Foster Robinson, in French and in English.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 12 Folder : 2 Memorials and Obituaries for Antoine Lentilhon
1838
Subseries 3: Pauline de Tours Lentilhon, (1876)

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains a journal of notes on the Lentilhon family. The journal entries are in French.

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 17 Pauline de Tours Lentilhon, Documents sur la famille Lentilhon
1876
Subseries 4: Lentilhon Family Documents, (1836-1897)

Scope and Contents note

The correspondence, notes, and volumes in this series represent the Lentilhon family in general rather than one individual family member. Many of these materials are in French.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 12 Folder : 3 Notes on Lentilhon Family Genealogy
1873-1897
Box: 12 Folder : 4 Lists of Lentilhon Assets
1836
Box: 12 Folder : 5 Title to Lentilhon Property on Wooster Street
1836

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