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Guide to the Van Ness-Philip Family Papers
1711-1963 (bulk 1711-1945)
  MS 653

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Series X. Worthington Family

Scope and Contents note

This series contains material relating to the Worthington family, ca. 1817-1900, including correspondence, 1817-21, between Midshipman Thomas B. Worthington and his physician father Charles Worthington; correspondence and papers of lawyer William M. Worthington; correspondence, ca. 1830's-1875, of John G. Worthington, covering his early law practice in Cincinnati, Ohio, and later years in Washington, D.C. as well as family correspondence, ca. 1850's-1900.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 82 Folder : 1 Letters to John G. Worthington from William M. Worthington
1822-1841
Box: 82 Folder : 2 Letters to John G. Worthington from Charles Worthington
1826-1835
Box: 82 Folder : 3 Letters to John G. Worthington from brother N.W. Worthington and sister Catherine Pearson
1822-1846
Box: 82 Folder : 4 Correspondence to John G. Worthington re: Business, legal matters, receipts
1825-1843
Box: 82 Folder : 5 Letters from Thomas B. Worthington to Dr. Charles Worthington (father)
1817-1821
Box: 82 Folder : 6 Correspondence to William M. Worthington
1820-1824
Box: 82 Folder : 7 Correspondence to William M. Worthington from Henry Clay
1820
Box: 82 Folder : 8 Deed (land) to William M. Worthington
1817-1818
Box: 82 Folder : 9 Elizabeth Worthington papers
undated
Box: 82 Folder : 10 Eliza (Lilah) Worthington-Philip (married to William H. Philip) papers
1856-1866
Box: 82 Folder : 11 Letters to Charles Worthington
1875-1898
Box: 82 Folder : 12 Worthington family correspondence
undated
Box: 82 Folder : 13 Legal correspondence and papers
undated
Box: 82 Folder : 14 Miscellaneous receipts
1842-1843
Box: 83 Folder : 1 Correspondence
circa 1820
Box: 83 Folder : 2 Correspondence
cicra 1830
Box: 83 Folder : 3 Correspondence
circa 1840
Box: 83 Folder : 4 Correspondence to and from Eliza (Lila) Worthington
circa 1840-1850
Box: 83 Folder : 5 Correspondence
1853-1854, 1856-1859
Box: 83 Folder : 6 Correspondence
1855
Box: 83 Folder : 7 Correspondence
circa 1860
Box: 83 Folder : 8 Correspondence from Mrs. John G. Worthington to Lilah Worthington Philip
circa 1860
Box: 83 Folder : 9 Correspondence to Mrs. John G. Worthington
1870-1878
Box: 83 Folder : 10 Correspondence to Mrs. John G. Worthington
1879
Box: 84 Folder : 1 Correspondence
circa 1870
Box: 84 Folder : 2 Correspondence
circa 1870
Box: 84 Folder : 3 Correspondence
circa 1870
Box: 84 Folder : 4 Correspondence
circa 1870
Box: 84 Folder : 5 Correspondence
undated, circa 1880
Box: 84 Folder : 6 Correspondence
1880 Jan.-Aug.
Box: 84 Folder : 7 Correspondence
1880 Sept.-Dec.
Box: 84 Folder : 8 Correspondence
1881 Jan.-June
Box: 84 Folder : 9 Correspondence
1881 July-Dec.
Box: 85 Folder : 1 Correspondence
1882 Jan.-Aug.
Box: 85 Folder : 2 Correspondence
1882 Sept.-Dec.
Box: 85 Folder : 3 Correspondence
1883 Jan.-June
Box: 85 Folder : 4 Correspondence
1883 July
Box: 85 Folder : 5 Correspondence
1883 Aug.-Dec.
Box: 85 Folder : 6 Correspondence
1884 Jan.-Aug.
Box: 85 Folder : 7 Correspondence
1884 Sept.-Dec.
Box: 85 Folder : 8 Correspondence
1885 Jan.-June
Box: 85 Folder : 9 Correspondence
1885 July-Dec.
Box: 85 Folder : 10 Correspondence
1886
Box: 85 Folder : 11 Correspondence
1887-1888
Box: 86 Folder : 1 Correspondence
undated
Box: 86 Folder : 2 Correspondence
undated
Box: 86 Folder : 3 Correspondence
undated
Box: 86 Folder : 4 Correspondence
undated
Box: 86 Folder : 5 Correspondence, clippings, photo
undated
Box: 86 Folder : 6 Receipts, newspaper clippings, travel brochures, cards
undated
Box: 86 Folder : 7 Calling cards and invitations
undated
Box: 86 Folder : 8 Photos
undated
Box: 87 Folder : 1 Correspondence between John G. Worthington and wife
1869-1875
Box: 87 Folder : 2 Correspondence to John G. Worthington from son Charles
1870-1874
Box: 87 Folder : 3 Correspondence between John G. Worthington and other family
1859-1871
Box: 87 Folder : 4 John G. Worthington, business correspondence
1871-1872
Box: 87 Folder : 5 John G. Worthington, business correspondence
1873
Box: 87 Folder : 6 Letter to Mrs. John G. Worthington from daughter Eliza
undated, 1875-1877
Box: 87 Folder : 7 Letters to Mrs. John G. Worthington from daughter Eliza
1878
Box: 87 Folder : 8 Letters to Mrs. John G. Worthington from daughter Eliza
1880-1885
Box: 87 Folder : 9 Mrs. John G. Worthington, letter from daughter Rebecca, letter from Charles to wife Rebecca
1880-1881
Box: 87 Folder : 10 Mrs. John G. Worthington, other family correspondence
1876-1888
Box: 87 Folder : 11 Mrs. John G. Worthington, correspondence from grandchildren
undated, 1873-1881
Box: 87 Folder : 12 Mrs. John G. Worthington, telegrams, letter regarding death of Eliza's husband
1881
Box: 88 Folder : 1 Bills and receipts
circa 1837-1874
Box: 88 Folder : 2 Bills and receipts
circa 1864-1873
Box: 89 Folder : Bound journal, Stories from the German, Translated for Eliza
1875
Box: 89 Folder : Journal of dried flowers
undated
Box: 89 Folder : Travel journal, Mr. John G. Worthington, Europe
1854
Box: 89 Folder : Account book, Europe
1855-1857
Box: 89 Folder : Journal of poetry
1824
Box: 89 Folder : Scrapbook of clippings and poetry
undated
Box: 89 Folder : Journal/account book, with hair clipping
undated
Box: 89 Folder : Journal for Sunday use, Mrs. Elizabeth Worthington
1876
Box: 89 Folder : Botanical journal and dictionary
undated
Box: 89 Folder : Journal, Second year in Europe
1855-1857
Box: 89 Folder : Journal
undated
Box: 89 Folder : Scrapbook containing dried flowers, calling cards and correspondence
1855-1857
Box: 89 Folder : Journal of poetry, drawing and dried leaves
undated
Box: 90 Folder : 1 Printed material, cards, calendars, booklets
undated
Box: 90 Folder : 2 Clippings
undated
Box: 90 Folder : Journal, Eliza S. Phillip
1854
Box: 90 Folder : Journal
1875
Box: 90 Folder : Journal
1863
Box: 90 Folder : Journal
1865
Box: 90 Folder : Printed material, Nellie's New Year's Vision
1874
Box: 90 Folder : Printed material, Crowning Blessings, A Selection of Poems by Eleanor Grant
undated
Box: 90 Folder : Printed material, The Blood of Jesus
undated
Box: 90 Folder : Printed material, Biographical Sketches of James A. Garfield and Chester A. Arthur
undated
Box: 90 Folder : Printed material, Eulogy on General Grant
1885

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