MS Am 2146
Grew family. Grew family additional papers, 1793-1949: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Location: b [Shelved with bMS Am 2145 and bMS Am 2147]
Call No.: MS Am 2146
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Grew family.
Title: Grew family additional papers,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 folder (.1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, poems, and family records of the Grew family.
48M-211. Gift of Mrs. Ruth Dexter Grew 238 Marlborough Street, Boston, Mass.; received: 1949 March 3.
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open
Grew Family Additional Papers, 1793-1949 (MS Am 2146). Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Arranged alphabetically by author.
Includes correspondence, wills, poems, and genealogical data relating to the Grew
family, including Henry and Mary Grew of Philadelphia. Two letters from Mary Grew
celebrate the recent abolition of slavery.
- (1). Grew, Henry, 1781-1862. A.L.s. (H.Grew) to Miss Cottman; Birm[ingham] 13 May 1793. 1s.(4p.)
(Address on p.4.)
- (2). Printed Bill of Sale filled in with A.Ms.; Hartford, 20 Jan 1809. 1s.(1p.)
- (3). A.Ms.s.(H.Grew); Philadelphia, 17 May 1858. 1s.(1p.)
- (4). Transcript of Last Will and Testament (Henry Grew); 19 Jan 1861. 1s.(6p.)
- (5). A.Poem (Henry Grew); [n.p.,n.d.] 1s.(1p.)
- (6). Grew, Mary A.L.s. (Mary) to Susan Grew; Philadelphia, 1 Feb 1865. 1s.(2p.) env.
- (7). A.L.(unsigned) to Susan Grew; Philadelphia, 19 Dec 1865. 1s.(4p.) env.
- (8). Typescript of Last Will and Testament (Mary Grew) [n.p.] 19 May 1892. 1s.(4p.)
- (9). Grew, Ruth (Dexter) A. Genealogical data in re the Grew family; [n.p.] 27 Feb 1949. 1s.(1p.)
- (10). Hall, Robert A.L.s. (R. Hall) to [?]; [n.p.] 9 Feb 1914.
- (11). Phillips, Wendell A.N.s. (W. Phillips) to Mary Grew; [n.p.,n.d.] 1s.(2p.)
- (12). A.L.s. to "P"; [n.p.] 9 Aug 67. 1s.(2p.)
- (13). A.L.(latter part only) s. to [?]; [n.p.,n.d.] 1s.(2p.)
- (14). Richards, A. W. A.L.s. to Mary Grew; Naples, 3 Mar 1892. 1s.(2p.)
- (15). Sumner, Charles Transcript of L. to Mary Grew; Washington, 21 Feb 1867. 1s.(1p.)
Not found - April 2002.
- (16). Woolsey, Theodore D. Ms. List of names; [n.p.,n.d.] 1s.(1p.)