Theodore and Katherine Dwight collection, 1785 and 1851-1947

Details

3 boxes.
Consists of a typescript of Andrew Walker's diary (1862-1891; he lived from 1851-1891); vintage photographs all relating to the Parsons family (including family homes); glass plate negatives of the family; newspaper clippings about the 1947 fire, floods and shipwrecks in Kennebunk; account ledgers of Col. Joseph Parsons (1803-1825) and William Parsons (1823-1850); copies of five pages of the 1872 Sanford atlas; a plan of Cape Arundel (ca. 1900); and a hand-drawn map of the B&M Railroad after a forest fire. There is also an insurance document for the Ship Phebe from 1785.
The material described in this catalog record is located in the collections of the Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk, Me.
Collection open for research.
Materials in English.
Finding aid in the repository and on the internet: http://www.brickstoremuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Coll91_Dwight.pdf.

Related Resources

Finding aid in the repository and on the internet: http://www.brickstoremuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Coll91_Dwight.pdf
View this description in WorldCat: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/939556017