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The Resource Whiton Family Bicentennial Papers

Whiton Family Bicentennial Papers

Label
Whiton Family Bicentennial Papers, 1737-1883
Title
Whiton Family Bicentennial Papers
Inclusive dates
1737-1883
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection is composed of materials dating between 1737 and 1883 related to the Whiton family of Hingham, Mass. The majority of the records detail the lives of Isaiah Whiton (1789-1871), Lyman B. Whiton (1834-1909), and Peter L. Whiton (1816-1897). These items, which document both the personal and professional lives of the three men, include: day books, customer account books, receipts, dog licenses, and ship enrollments/licenses. There are also records created and/or owned by various other members of the Whiton family. These materials include property deeds, indentures, maps, customer account books, sermons, poems, and letters. Aside from the customer account book owned by Royal Whiton, these materials focus mostly on the personal lives of the Whiton family, including their deaths, marriages, and land owned or sold
Biographical or historical data
Family resident in Massachusetts since 1647.
Cataloging source
MaHgPL
Index
no index present
Language note
Materials in English
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Whiton Family Bicentennial Papers
Instantiates
Note
The material located in this catalog record is located in the collections of the Hingham Public Library, Hingham, Mass
Control code
ocn903248894
Extent
1 half document boxes + 2 oversize folders.
Governing access note
Collection is open for research
Lccn
2015555088
Organization method
Artificial collection collected and assembled by John Richardson in the mid-20th century.
System control number
(OCoLC)903248894
Label
Whiton Family Bicentennial Papers
Note
The material located in this catalog record is located in the collections of the Hingham Public Library, Hingham, Mass
Control code
ocn903248894
Extent
1 half document boxes + 2 oversize folders.
Governing access note
Collection is open for research
Lccn
2015555088
Organization method
Artificial collection collected and assembled by John Richardson in the mid-20th century.
System control number
(OCoLC)903248894

Library Locations

    • Hingham Pulic LibraryBorrow it
      66 Leavitt Street, Hingham, MA, 02043, US
      42.2349874 -70.8744469
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