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Little family correspondence,

Title
Little family correspondence, 1807-1860.
Author
Little family.
Supplementary Content
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Description
2.4 linear feet (6 boxes)
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Josiah Little (1747-1830), of Newbury, Mass., was a landowner, merchant and politician. His son Josiah Little (1791-1860) was a lawyer, merchant and manufacturer in Danville, Maine.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1776
Author
Little family.
Title
Little family correspondence, 1807-1860.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence of Josiah Little, his son and other members of the family. Letters received by Little and his son concern personal and business matters including Little, Sr.'s landed estate, development of waterpower and manufacturing along the Androscoggin River, the lumber industry, and the start of railroads in Maine.
Biography
Josiah Little (1747-1830), of Newbury, Mass., was a landowner, merchant and politician. His son Josiah Little (1791-1860) was a lawyer, merchant and manufacturer in Danville, Maine.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available on internet.
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Occupation
Merchants.
Added Author
Atkinson, Moses L., 1814-1852.
Atkinson, William, 1780?-1865.
Atkinson, William, 1806-1862.
Hale, Ebenezer, 1774-1848.
Little, Edward Toppan, 1809-1867.
Little, Josiah, 1747-1830.
Little, Josiah, 1791-1860.
Little, Josiah, 1801-1865.
Little, Josiah Stover, 1801-1862.
Little, Thomas Brown, 1799-1854.
McKeen, John, 1790?-
Moore, Adams, 1800?-
LCCN
ms 64000357
Research Call Number
MssCol 1776
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