Newell family papers 1726-1900
Horace G. and Ellen Marian Chase papers
Chase, Horace G. (Horace Gair), 1827-1913 and Chase, E. Marian (Ellen Marian), b. 1822
0.5 linear feet
This collection contains the incoming personal correspondence of Horace Gair Chase and his wife, Ellen Marian Sherwin, throughout the mid-1800s. The Chases received letters from friends and family members, including cousins, siblings, and parents, who described their lives in Illinois, New York, and New Hampshire. Some correspondents, including Horace's father, shared their political opinions, particularly during the Civil War.
The material is in English
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