University of Virginia
The register contains the names and addresses of guests at the small hotel and rooming house run by Mary Webb. In some years brief financial records were kept in the book
University of Toledo
Collection consists of correspondence, bachelor's thesis, postcards, printed materials, and scrapbook materials
State Library of Queensland
A detailed travel diary of 55 pages of neat hand writing recording in minute detail a tour of Queensland by an unnamed English lady in September, October and November of 1980. The story is titled "Visit to Queensland via Toronto, September 21st to December 1st, 1980". The lady arrived in Coolangatta on 28 September and spent some time there with friends and making many local tours including Toowoomba, Brisbane, Stradbroke Island, Sunshine Coast. In early November she set off for her tour of North Queensland especially of areas around Cairns and Townsville returning to the Gold Coast on the 28th and then departing for the UK. A minutely detailed account of a visit to Queensland 36 years ago
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Family correspondence, including letter, 1850, discussing a trek to California to join the gold rush; correspondence and other documents, 1868-1890, detailing role in the management, financing, and construction of the Michigan Air Line Railroad; scattered records, 1856-1866, of Broughton, Haze & Wilcox, Pinckney, Michigan, investment and money-lending firm; collected papers, 1880-1884, relating to litigation over the Pinckney public square; and miscellaneous later family documents
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Letter, 1849, and diary, 1853, of trips to the California gold fields; diary, 1856, of a trip from Council Bluffs, Iowa to Salt Lake City; brief diary, 1859, and letters, 1860, of a trip from St. Joseph, Missouri, to Pikes Peak gold fields; two Civil War diaries; extensive correspondence of Griffin, his wife, and his father Samuel H. Griffin; also letters on Griffin's fatal wounding; letter, 1836, of Isaac Griffin describing life in the Niles area; a letter by his son Edwin C. in which he describes the
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Papers of Scripps and of the James E. Scripps Trust established to ensure that control of Scripps's Evening News Association would remain with his immediate family. Series in the collection include: biographical material, notably unpublished biography and personal diaries, 1858-1868 and 1872-1881; business records of various Scripps newspapers and publishing companies; George H. Scripps probate records; and James E. Scripps trust records
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Papers of Corydon P. Benton, Coldwater politician, including letters, 1861-1862, from his son Edwin Benton, soldier with the 44th Illinois Infantry who was killed in action at Stone River, Tennessee; letters, 1871-1880, of another son Frank Benton, student at Michigan Agricultural College and missionary to Cyprus; correspondence, 1849-1862, of Daniel Wilson of Ovid Township in Branch County, Michigan, including letters from nephews serving in the Civil War; and Civil War letters, 1861-1863, of William
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Official and professional correspondence, 1908-1910; also letters of Mrs. Margaret Thain Effinger, including letters relating to her trip to Europe in 1910-1911; and photographs
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Describe her stay in China (Nanking) and her impressions of the people and the land
University of Michigan - Bentley Historical Library
Genealogical accounts of the Manwaring family; three letters concerning the genealogy, forty-five legal documents, business papers, school and other certificates, and two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and programs dealing largely with Michigan politics, 1880-1905, and the Manwaring family; also a diary of a trip to the Pikes Peak region of Colorado in 1859