Manuscripts Division
William L. Clements Library
University of Michigan

Finding aid for
Episcopal Bishops Collection, 1778-1911

Finding aid created by
Meg Hixon, April 2012

Summary Information
Title: Episcopal Bishops collection
Creator: William L. Clements Library
Inclusive dates: 1778-1911
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract:
This collection contains letters, biographical newspaper clippings, cartes de visite, and other material related to Episcopal bishops between the late 18th and early 20th centuries.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu


Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

1945-2016. M-565; M-577; M-1898; M-2222; M-6040.28.

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Copyright:

Copyright status is unknown

Processing Information:

Cataloging funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). This collection has been processed according to minimal processing procedures and may be revised, expanded, or updated in the future.

Preferred Citation:

Episcopal Bishops Collection, William L. Clements Library, The University of Michigan


Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by bishops' surnames.


History

The Episcopal Bishops collection contains a miscellany of items related to 155 bishops of the Episcopal Church between the late 18th and early 20th centuries.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection contains letters, biographical newspaper clippings, cartes-de-visite, and other material related to 155 Episcopal bishops serving in the United States between the late 18th and early 20th centuries. Many of the newspaper clippings provide biographical information and dates of ordination, as well as autographed letters, often related to church matters. Of the five volumes, two contain biographical sketches of bishops, two pertain to the consecrations of bishops, and one includes descriptions of churches and cathedrals in Europe.

See the Detailed Box and Folder Listing and Subject Terms for a complete list of bishops represented.

Subject Terms

    Subjects:
    • Adams, William Forbes, 1833-1920.
    • Armitage, William Edmond, 1830-1873.
    • Atkinson, Thomas, 1807-1881.
    • Atwill, Robert Edward, 1840-1911.
    • Auer, John Gottlieb, 1832-1874.
    • Barnwell, Allard.
    • Beckwith, John W. (John Watrous), 1831-1890.
    • Bedell, Gregory Thurston, 1817-1892.
    • Bass, Edward, 1726-1803.
    • Bissell, William Henry Augustus, 1814-1893.
    • Boone, William Jones, 1811-1864.
    • Boone, William Jones, Jr., 1846-1891.
    • Bowen, Nathaniel, 1779-1839.
    • Bowman, Samuel, 1800-1861.
    • Brewer, Leigh R. (Leigh Richmond), 1839-1916.
    • Brooks, Phillips, 1835-1893.
    • Brown, J. H. Hobart (John Henry Hobart), 1831-1888.
    • Brownell, Thomas Church, 1779-1865.
    • Burgess, Alexander, 1819-1901.
    • Burgess, George, 1809-1866.
    • Chase, Carlton, 1794-1870.
    • Chase, Philander, 1775-1852.
    • Claggett, Thomas John, 1743-1816.
    • Clark, Thomas M. (Thomas March), 1812-1903.
    • Clarkson, Robert H. (Robert Harper), 1826-1884.
    • Cobbs, Nicholas H. (Nicholas Hamner), 1796-1861.
    • Coleman, Leighton, 1837-1907.
    • Consecration of bishops.
    • Coxe, A. Cleveland (Arthur Cleveland), 1818-1896.
    • Croes, John, 1762-1832.
    • Cummins, George D. (George David), 1822-1876.
    • Davies, Thomas F. (Thomas Frederick), 1831-1905.
    • Davis, Thomas F. (Thomas Frederick), 1804-1871.
    • Dehon, Theodore, 1776-1817.
    • De Lancey, William Heathcote, 1797-1865.
    • Doane, George Washington, 1799-1859.
    • Doane, William Croswell, 1832-1913.
    • Donohoe, Robert J., 1912-.
    • Dudley, T. U. (Thomas Underwood), 1837-1904.
    • Dunlop, George Kelley, 1830-1888.
    • Eastburn, Manton, 1801-1872.
    • Elliott, Robert W. B., 1840-1887.
    • Elliott, Stephen, 1806-1866.
    • Episcopal Church--Bishops.
    • Episcopal Church--United States--Clergy--Biography.
    • Ferguson, Samuel David, 1842-1916.
    • Freeman, George W. (George Washington), 1789-1858.
    • Gadsden, Christopher Edwards, 1785-1852.
    • Galleher, John Nicholas, 1839-1891.
    • Garrett, Alexander Charles, 1832-1924.
    • Gilbert, Mahlon Norris, 1848-1900.
    • Gillespie, George DeNormandie, 1819-1909.
    • Grafton, Charles C. (Charles Chapman), 1830-1912.
    • Graves, Anson R., 1842-1931.
    • Green, William Mercer, 1798-1887.
    • Hare, William Hobart, 1838-1909.
    • Harris, Samuel Smith, 1841-1888.
    • Hawks, Cicero Stephens, 1812-1868.
    • Henshaw, J. P. K. (John Prentiss Kewley), 1792-1852.
    • Hobart, John Henry, 1775-1830.
    • Hopkins, John Henry, 1792-1868.
    • Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1809-1895.
    • Howe, William Bell White, 1823-1894.
    • Huntington, F. D. (Frederic Dan), 1819-1904.
    • Ives, L. Silliman (Levi Silliman), 1797-1867.
    • Jackson, Henry Melville, 1848-1900.
    • Jaggar, Thomas A. (Thomas Augustus), 1839-1912.
    • Jarvis, Abraham, 1739-1813.
    • Johns, John, 1796-1876.
    • Johnston, James Steptoe, 1843-1924.
    • Kemper, Jackson, 1789-1870.
    • Kendrick, John Mills, 1836-1911.
    • Kerfoot, J. B. (John Barrett), 1816-1881.
    • Kip, William Ingraham, 1811-1893.
    • Knickerbacker, David Buel, 1833-1894.
    • Knight, C. F. (Cyrus Frederick), 1831-1891.
    • Lay, Henry C. (Henry Champlin), 1823-1885.
    • Lee, Alfred, 1807-1887.
    • Lee, Henry W. (Henry Washington), 1815-1874.
    • Leonard, Abiel, 1848-1903.
    • Leonard, William Andrew, 1848-1930.
    • Littlejohn, Abram Newkirk, 1824-1901.
    • Lyman, Theodore B. (Theodore Benedict), 1815-1893.
    • Madison, James, 1749-1812.
    • McCoskry, Samuel Allen, 1804-1886.
    • McIlvaine, Charles Pettit, 1799-1873.
    • McLaren, William Edward, 1831-1905.
    • Meade, William, 1789-1862.
    • Moore, Benjamin, 1748-1816.
    • Moore, Richard Channing, 1762-1841.
    • Morris, Benjamin Wistar, 1819-1906.
    • Neely, Henry Adams, 1830-1899.
    • Nelson, Cleland Kinlock, 1852-1917.
    • Nichols, William F. (William Ford), 1849-1924.
    • Niles, William Woodruff, 1832-1914.
    • Odenheimer, William Henry, 1817-1879.
    • Onderdonk, Benjamin T. (Benjamin Tredwell), 1791-1861.
    • Onderdonk, Henry U. (Henry Ustick), 1789-1858.
    • Otey, James Hervey, 1800-1863.
    • Paddock, Benjamin H. (Benjamin Henry), 1828-1891.
    • Paddock, John Adams, 1825-1896.
    • Paret, William, 1826-1911.
    • Parker, Samuel, 1744-1804.
    • Payne, John, 1815-1874.
    • Penick, Charles Clifton, 1843-1914.
    • Perry, William Stevens, 1832-1898.
    • Peterkin, Geo. W. (George William), 1841-1916.
    • Pierce, Henry Niles, 1820-1899.
    • Pinkney, William, 1810-1883.
    • Polk, Leonidas, 1806-1864.
    • Potter, Alonzo, 1800-1865.
    • Potter, Henry Codman, 1834-1908.
    • Potter, Horatio, 1802-1887.
    • Quintard, C. T. (Charles Todd), 1824-1898.
    • Randall, George M. (George Maxwell), 1810-1873.
    • Randolph, Alfred Magill, 1836-1918.
    • Ravenscroft, John Stark, 1772-1830.
    • Robertson, C. F. (Charles Franklin), 1835-1886.
    • Robinson, Henry Douglas, 1860-1913.
    • Rulison, Nelson Somerville.
    • Rutledge, Francis Huger, 1799?-1866.
    • Ryan, P. J. (Patrick John), 1831-1911.
    • Satterlee, Henry Yates, 1843-1908.
    • Scarborough, John, 1831-1914.
    • Schereschewsky, S. I. J. (Samuel Isaac Joseph), 1831-1906.
    • Scott, Thomas Fielding, 1807-1867.
    • Seabury, Samuel, 1729-1796.
    • Sessums, Davis, 1858-1929.
    • Seymour, George F. (George Franklin), 1829-1906.
    • Smith, B. B. (Benjamin Bosworth), 1794-1884.
    • Smith, Robert, 1732-1801.
    • Southgate, Horatio, 1812-1894.
    • Spalding, John Franklin, 1828-1902.
    • Starkey, Thomas Alfred, 1818-1903.
    • Stevens, William Bacon, 1815-1887.
    • Stone, William Murray, 1779-1838.
    • Talbot, Ethelbert, 1848-1928.
    • Talbot, Joseph C. (Joseph Cruickshank), 1816-1883.
    • Thomas, Elisha S.
    • Thompson, Hugh Miller, 1830-1902.
    • Tuttle, Daniel Sylvester, 1837-1923.
    • Upfold, George, 1796-1872.
    • Vail, Thomas H. (Thomas Hubbard), 1812-1889.
    • Vincent, Boyd.
    • Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1792-1854.
    • Walker, William David.
    • Watson, Alfred A. (Alfred Augustin), 1818-1905.
    • Weed, Edwin Gardner.
    • Welles, Edward Randolph, 1830-1888.
    • Whittle, Francis McNeece, 1823-1902.
    • Whitaker, Ozi William.
    • White, William, 1748-1836.
    • Whitehead, Cortlandt, b. 1842.
    • Whitehouse, Henry John, 1803-1874.
    • Whittingham, William Rollinson, 1805-1879.
    • Whittle, Francis McNeece, 1823-1902.
    • Williams, Channing Moore, 1829-1910.
    • Williams, J. (John), 1817-1899.
    • Wilmer, Joseph Pere Bell, 1812-1878.
    • Wilmer, Richard H. (Richard Hooker), 1816-1900.
    • Wingfield, John Henry Ducachet, 1833-1898.
    • Worthington, George.
    • Young, J. Freeman (John Freeman), 1820-1885.
    Subjects - Visual Materials:
    • Church buildings--United States.
    • Church buildings--Europe.
    • Episcopal Church--Bishops.
    Genre Terms:
    • Articles.
    • Cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
    • Clippings (information artifacts)
    • Letters (correspondence)
    • Maps.
    • Notes.
    • Photographs.
    • Portaits.
    • Speeches.
    • Sermons.
    Contents List
    Container / Location Title
    Box   1  
    William Forbes Adams, letters and photographs,  May 26, 1875-September 23, 1875, and  undated (4 items)
     
    William Edmond Armitage (1830-1873), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  September 28, 1866, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Thomas Atkinson (1807-1881), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  November 13, 1854, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Robert Edward Atwill (1840-1911), letter, clipping, and photographs,  July 11, 1871-1911, and  undated (4 items)
     
    John Gottlieb Auer (1832-1874), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  May 2, 1873-[1874] and undated (5 items)
     
    Allard Barnwell, signature,  January 29, 1893 (1 item)
     
    John Watrous Beckwith (1831-1890), letters, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  February 3, 1870-May 12, 1870, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Gregory Thurston Bedell (1817-1892), letters, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  October 18, 1859-February 9, 1875, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Edward Bass (1726-1803), biographical sketch, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  undated (3 items)
     
    William Henry Augustus Bissell, letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  October 18, 1871, and  undated (3 items)
     
    William Jones Boone (1811-1864), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  December 12, 1844, and undated (3 items)
     
    William Jones Boone, Jr. (1846-1891), note, and carte-de-visite,  undated (2 items)
     
    Nathaniel Bowen (1779-1839), sermon, clipping, and portrait,  February 20, 1802, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Samuel Bowman (1800-1861), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  July 16, 1858, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Leigh Richmond Brewer (1839-1916), letters, note, and photographs,  April 29, 1856-October 27, 1904, and  undated (7 items)
     
    Phillips Brooks (1835-1893), letters and clippings from published books,  December 17, 1891-May 18, 1892, and  undated (10 items)
     
    John Henry Hobart Brown (1831-1888), letter and card photographs,  December 3, 1875, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Thomas Church Brownell (1779-1865), letter, clippings, magazine cover, and portrait,  August 21, 1839, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Alexander Burgess (1819-1901), letter, note, and card photograph,  July 13, 1878-October 23, 1880, and  undated (3 items)
     
    George Burgess (1809-1866), letter, sermon, clippings, and carte-de-visite, November 4,  1854-1864, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Carlton Chase (1794-1870), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  October 15, 1847, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Philander Chase (1775-1852), clippings,  undated (4 items)
     
    Thomas John Claggett (1743-1816), clipping and portrait,  undated (2 items)
     
    Thomas March Clark (1812-1903), letters, speech, clippings, magazine article, and portraits,  September 5, 1861-February 2, 1892, and  undated (12 items)
     
    Robert Harper Clarkson (1826-1884), letter, Walter Channing autograph note, clippings, carte-de-visite, and portrait,  1817-November 20, 1866, and  undated (8 items)
     
    Nicholas Hamner Cobbs (1796-1861), letters, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  March 2, 1852-June 10, 1856, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Leighton Coleman (1837-1907), letter, postcard, clipping, and photographs,  January 31, 1891-March 23, 1895, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Arthur Cleveland Coxe (1818-1896), letters, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  January [7], 1890-June 5, 1867, and  undated (5 items)
     
    John Croes (1762-1832), clipping and carte-de-visite,  undated (2 items)
     
    George David Cummins (1822-1876), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  January 9, 1867, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Thomas Frederick Davies (1831-1905), letter, note, and photographs,  October 14, 1892-November 7, 1892, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Thomas Frederick Davis (1804-1871), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  November 14, 1852, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Theodore Dehon (1776-1817), letter and silhouette,  November 1, 1810, and  undated (2 items)
     
    William Heathcote De Lancey (1797-1865), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  May 31, 1839, and  undated (4 items)
     
    George Washington Doane (1799-1859), letters, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  June 17, 1840, and  undated (5 items)
     
    William Croswell Doane (1832-1913), letters, clippings, and photographs,  October 16, 1868-November 23, 1874, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Domestic Missionary Map of the United States,  1896 (1 item)
     
    Robert James Donohoe (1912-), printed note,  ca. June 22, 1951 (1 item)
     
    Thomas Underwood Dudley (1837-1904), letters, note, and photograph,  May 31, 1875-October 17, 1895, and  undated (4 items)
     
    George Kelley Dunlop, letter and photograph,  May 19, 1887, and  undated (2 items)
     
    Manton Eastburn (1801-1872), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  October 20, 1836, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Robert Woodward Barnwell Elliott, letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  May 5, 1875, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Elliott, Stephen (1806-1866), letters, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  February 9, 1843-November 29, 1854, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Samuel David Ferguson (1842-1916), letter, note, and photographs,  July 8, 1885, and  undated (4 items)
     
    George Washington Freeman (1789-1858), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  December 3, 1852, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Christopher Edwards Gadsden (1785-1852), letter, clipping, and portrait,  June 4, 1840, and  undated (3 items)
     
    John Nicholas Galleher (1839-1891), letter, notes, and card photograph,  October 2, 1880-February 9, 1884, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Alexander Charles Garrett (1832-1924), letters, clippings, and photographs,  May 12, 1875-April 12, 1889, and  undated (8 items)
     
    Mahlon Norris Gilbert (1848-1900), letters,  August 23, 1886-October 8, 1895 (3 items)
     
    George DeNormandie Gillespie (1819-1909), letter, clipping, and photographs,  May 1875, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Charles Chapman Grafton (1830-1912), letter, note, and photographs,  August 7, 1891, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Anson R. Graves (1842-1931), letters, note, and photographs,  August 19, 1891-May 19, 1894, and  undated (7 items)
     
    William Mercer Green (1798-1887), letters, clipping, and card photograph,  November 17, 1852-March 26, 1875, and  undated (4 items)
     
    William Hobart Hare (1838-1909), letters, clipping, and photographs,  February 5, 1873-November 30, 1874, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Samuel Smith Harris (1841-1888), letters and card photograph,  March 9, 1880-September 29, 1881, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Cicero Stephens Hawks (1812-1868), letters, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  October 14, 1843-November 16, 1854, and  undated (4 items)
     
    John Prentiss Kewley Henshaw (1792-1852), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  April 3, 1813, and  undated (3 items)
     
    John Henry Hobart (1775-1830), clipping and portrait,  undated (2 items)
     
    John Henry Hopkins (1792-1868), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite, Februry 27,  1833, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Mark Antony De Wolfe Howe (1809-1895), letters, clippings, and card photograph,  February 20, 1872-July 2, 1875, and  undated (5 items)
     
    William Bell White Howe (1823-1894), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  May 10, 1875, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Frederic Dan Huntington (1819-1904), letters, clipping, and photograph,  July 6, 1866-September 17, 1869, and  undated (5 items)
    Box   2  
    Levi Silliman Ives (1797-1867), letters, clipping, and photograph,  April 15, 18[39]-October 1852, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Henry Melville Jackson (1848-1900), note and photograph,  undated (2 items)
     
    Thomas Augustus Jaggar (1839-1912), letters, clipping, and photographs,  April 22, 1875-May 5, 1875, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Abraham Jarvis (1739-1813), letter, clipping, and portrait,  December 16, 1811, and  undated (3 items)
     
    John Johns (1796-1876), letters, manuscript, and photographs,  1837-November 6, 1854, and  undated (5 items)
     
    James Steptoe Johnston (1843-1924), letters and photographs,  October 23, 1891-November 21, 1892, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Jackson Kemper (1789-1870), letter, obituary, clippings, and photographs,  March 19, 1840, and  undated (5 items)
     
    John Mills Kendrick (1836-1911), letter, note, and photographs,  October 24, 1892-February 16, 1893, and  undated (4 items)
     
    John Barrett Kerfoot (1816-1881), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  December 18, 1865, and  undated (3 items)
     
    William Ingraham Kip (1811-1893), letter, clippings, and photographs,  October 29, 1839, and  undated (5 items)
     
    David Buel Knickerbacker (1833-1894), note and photograph,  October 14, 1883, and  undated (2 items)
     
    Cyrus Frederick Knight (1831-1891), letter and photograph,  May 20, 1889, and  undated (2 items)
     
    Henry Champlin Lay (1823-1885), letters, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  October 23, 1865-December 8, 1880, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Alfred Lee (1807-1887), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  November 6, 1854, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Henry Washington Lee (1815-1874), clippings and carte-de-visite,  undated (3 items)
     
    Abiel Leonard (1848-1903), letters and portrait,  November 3, 1892-November 2, 1895 (5 items)
     
    William Andrew Leonard (1848-1930), letters and portraits,  September 8, 1891-March 25, 1910, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Abram Newkirk Littlejohn (1824-1901), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  January 4, 1869, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Theodore B. Lyman (1815-1893), letter, clipping, and card photograph,  June 10, 1875, and  undated (3 items)
     
    James Madison (1749-1812), clipping and portrait,  undated (2 items)
     
    Samuel Allen McCoskry (1804-1886), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  September 14, 1843, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Charles Pettit McIlvaine (1799-1873), letters, clippings, and photograph,  November 19, 1839-November 13, 1884, and  undated; accompanied by incoming letter from Olinthus Gregory,  April 1, 1835 (5 items)
     
    William Edward McLaren (1831-1905), letters, clipping, and portraits,  December 27, 1877-December 2, 1883, and  undated (6 items)
     
    William Meade (1789-1862), clippings and carte-de-visite,  undated (3 items)
     
    Benjamin Moore (1748-1816), letter and carte-de-visite,  August 16, 1804, and  undated (2 items)
     
    Richard Channing Moore (1762-1841), clipping and photograph,  undated (2 items)
     
    Benjamin Wistar Morris (1819-1906), letter, clipping, and photographs,  March 3, 1868, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Henry Adams Neely (1830-1899), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  February 13, 1867, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Cleland Kinloch Nelson (1852-1917), letters,  January 29, 1893-November 3, 1899 (3 items)
     
    William Ford Nichols (1849-1924), letter and photographs,  October 17, 1892, and  undated (3 items)
     
    William Woodruff Niles (1832-1914), letter, clipping, and photographs,  May 15, 1875, and  undated (4 items)
     
    William Henry Odenheimer (1817-1879), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  September 7, 1874, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Henry Ustick Onderdonk (1789-1858), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  April 9, 1840, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Benjamin Tredwell Onderdonk (1791-1861), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  [January 30, 1837], and  undated (3 items)
     
    James Hervey Otey (1800-1863), letter, clippings, and photograph,  June 28, 1842, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Benjamin Henry Paddock (1828-1891), letters, clipping, and photograph,  undated (4 items)
     
    John Adams Paddock, letters, postcards, and photograph,  December 8, 1880-Febraury 23, 1886, and  undated (5 items)
     
    William Paret (1826-1911), letter, clipping, and photographs,  January 19, 1885, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Samuel Parker (1744-1804), sermons, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  undated (4 items)
     
    John Payne (1815-1874), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  September 22, 1851, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Charles Clifton Penick (1843-1914), letter and carte-de-visite,  February 13, 1877, and  undated (2 items)
     
    William Stevens Perry (1832-1898), letters, clippings, and photographs,  February 22, 1877-June 1, 1881, and  undated (6 items)
     
    George William Peterkin (1841-1916), letter and photographs,  January 8, 1879, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Henry Niles Pierce (1820-1899), letter, autograph, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  February 18, 1875, and  undated (4 items)
     
    William Pinkney (1810-1883), letters, autograph, clipping, and photograph,  June 27, 1872-January 5, 1882, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Leonidas Polk (1806-1864), clippings and carte-de-visite,  undated (7 items)
     
    Alonzo Potter (1800-1865), letters, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  July 21, 1838-June 29, [1864], and  undated (6 items)
     
    Henry Codman Potter (1834-1908), letters, clipping, and photographs,  November 5, 1853-[June] 30, 1865, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Horatio Potter (1802-1887), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  January 16, 1863, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Charles Todd Quintard (1824-1898), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  October 1865, and  undated (3 items)
    Box   3  
    George Maxwell Randall (1810-1873), letters, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  December 8, 1865-June 20, 1867, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Alfred Magill Randolph (1836-1918), note and photographs,  October 23, 1883, and  undated (3 items)
     
    John Stark Ravenscroft (1772-1830), letter, clipping, and portrait,  January 18, 1827, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Charles Franklin Robertson (1835-1886), letter, autograph, clipping, and photograph,  June 8, 1875 (4 items)
     
    Henry Douglas Robinson (1860-1913), letter,  July 2, 1913 (1 item)
     
    Nelson Somerville Rulison, letters and photograph,  May 6, 1891-November 8, 1892, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Francis Huger Rutledge (1799?-1866), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  November 13, 1854 (4 items)
     
    Patrick John Ryan (1831-1911), letter,  undated (1 item)
     
    Henry Yates Satterlee (1843-1908), letter,  January 21, 1908 (1 item)
     
    John Scarborough (1831-1914), letter, note, clipping, and photographs,  June 12, 1875-October 23, 1880, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Samuel Isaac Joseph Schereschewsky (1831-1906), letter, clippings, and photographs,  November 13, 1879, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Thomas Fielding Scott (1807-1867), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  November 19, 1853, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Samuel Seabury (1729-1796), letter,  August 8, 1785, accompanied by typed transcription (1 item)
     
    Davis Sessums (1858-1929), letters, autograph, and photographs, October 17,  1892-November 1894, and  undated (6 items)
     
    George Franklin Seymour (1829-1906), letter, autograph, clippings, and photographs,  June 6, 1878-October 23, 1880, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Robert Smith (1732-1801), document, clipping, and portrait,  March 20, 1778, and  undated; accompanied by 4 letters, 1 autograph, and 1 photograph,  December 16, 1878-April 25, 1900, and  undated (9 items)
     
    Benjamin Bosworth Smith (1794-1884), clippings and carte-de-visite,  undated (3 items)
     
    Horatio Southgate (1812-1894), letter, clipping, and card photograph,  May 31, [1859?], and  undated (3 items)
     
    John Franklin Spalding (1828-1902), letters, clipping, and card photograph,  November 5, 1873-February 10, 1896, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Thomas Alfred Starkey (1818-1903), letter and card photographs,  December 9, 1880, and  undated (3 items)
     
    William Bacon Stevens (1815-1887), letters, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  June 4, 1873, and  undated (4 items)
     
    William Murray Stone (1779-1838), letter, clipping, and portrait,  November 5, 1832, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Ethelbert Talbot (1848-1928), letters and photographs,  June 25, 1888-May 28, 1901, and  undated (6 items)
     
    Joseph Cruickshank Talbot (1816-1883), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  December 11, 1868, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Elisha S. Thomas, letters and card photograph,  July 19, 1889-October 19, 1892, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Hugh Miller Thompson (1830-1902), letter and photograph,  October 1, 1883, and  undated (2 items)
     
    Daniel Sylvester Tuttle (1837-1923), letter, clippings, and photographs,  June 12, 1867, and  undated (8 items)
     
    George Upfold (1796-1872), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  August 27, [1872], and  undated (4 items)
     
    Thomas Hubbard Vail (1812-1889), letter, autograph, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  February 14, 1867, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Boyd Vincent, letters and photographs,  December 22, 1891-November 9, 1892, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright (1792-1854) clippings, and portrait,  undated; accompanied by letter signed by Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, October 12, 1874 (4 items)
     
    William David Walker, letters and photographs,  November 24, 1883-December 26, 1892, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Alfred Augustin Watson (1818-1905), letter, autograph, and photographs,  November 8, 1892, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Edwin Gardner Weed, letter, note, clipping, and photographs,  September 10, 1886-June 27, 1887, and  undated (7 items)
     
    Edward Randolph Welles (1830-1888), letter, clipping, and card photograph,  May 14, 1875, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Francis McNeece Whittle (1823-1902), letters, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  May 24, 1863-[October 31], 1874, and  undated (5 items)
     
    Ozi William Whitaker, letter, clippings, and photographs,  October 1, 1870, and  undated (6 items)
     
    William White (1748-1836), letters,  September 5, 1780-March 29, 1788 (2 items)
     
    Cortlandt Whitehead (b. 1842), letter and photographs,  January 31, 1882, and  undated (3 items)
     
    John Henry Whitehouse (1803-1874), letter, clippings, and carte-de-visite,  October 6, 1851, and  undated (4 items)
     
    William Rollinson Whittingham (1805-1879), letter, clipping, and portrait,  September 18, 1840, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Francis McNeece Whittle (1823-1902), letter, clipping, and card photograph,  September 20, 1875, and  undated (3 items)
     
    Channing Moore Williams (1829-1910), letter, clipping, portrait, and photographs,  August 30, 1867, and  undated (5 items)
     
    John Williams (1817-1899), letters, clippings, articles, portrait, and photographs,  November 3, 1854-April-June 1895, and  undated (11 items)
     
    Joseph Pere Bell Wilmer (1812-1878), letters, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  March 21, 1871-[March] 22, 1875, and  undated (4 items)
     
    Richard Hooker Wilmer (1816-1900), letters, clipping, and photographs,  September 29, 186[8?]-March 15, 1896, and  undated (5 items)
     
    John Henry Ducachet Wingfield (1833-1898), letters, clipping, and card photograph,  June 11, 1875-September 28, 1895, and  undated (4 items)
     
    George Worthington, letters, hymn list, and photographs,  January 2, 1892-1909, and  undated (6 items)
     
    John Freeman Young (1820-1885), letter, clipping, and carte-de-visite,  undated (3 items)
     
    Additional letters, clippings, articles, and portraits
    Box   4  
    Consecrations of The Bishops of the Protestant Episcopal Church of the United States (2 volumes)
     
    Notes on churches and cathedrals in Europe. (1 volume)
     
    Biographical Sketches of the Bishops of the Episcopal Church of the United States according to their succession ( 2 volumes)
    Additional Descriptive Data
    Related Materials

    The Manuscripts Division holds many additional manuscripts and collections related to the Episcopal Church, including the Albin Kendall Putnam papers, the Hopkins family papers, the William White sermon, and the Samuel Seabury sermons in the Blandina Diedrich collection.

    The Book Division holds many books related to the Episcopal Church.

    The Graphics Division holds a carte de visite album of Episcopal bishops and clergymen, as well as additional photographs of Episcopal clergy.