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Collection Summary
Administrative Information
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Biography
Scope and Content
Acquisition Information
Container List
General Materials
Lucius E. Chittenden Correspondence and Dated Documents
Writings by L.E. Chittenden and Misc. Book Lists
Bound Volumes
Unboxed Volumes
Lucius E. Chittenden Additions

Lucius E. Chittenden Papers

Container List: Lucius E. Chittenden Papers Collection

General Materials   

Carton Folder

Daniel Roberts: correspondence   1845-1898 

Box 1 Folder 1

Daniel Roberts: bank book and account sheet   1878 

Box 1 Folder 2

Robert Roberts: correspondence, biographical and misc.   1902-1926 

Box 1 Folder 3

Lucius E. Chittenden: clippings by and about him   1899-1911 

Box 1 Folder 4

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Lucius E. Chittenden Correspondence and Dated Documents   

Carton Folder

Agreement between E.J. Phelps and Lucius E. Chittenden dissolving partnership   Oct. 24, 1855 

Box 1 Folder 5

E.J. Phelps to Lucius E. Chittenden   Feb. 16, 1856 

Box 1 Folder 6

John A. Kasson to Lucius E. Chittenden   Aug. 9, 1856 

Box 1 Folder 7

E.J. Phelps to Lucius E. Chittenden   Oct. 31, 1856 

Box 1 Folder 8

H.B. Wellman to Lucius E. Chittenden   Dec. 22, 1956 

Box 1 Folder 9

Lucius E. Chittenden to D.M. Wilson and J.A. Cowing   Apr. 28, 1858 

Box 1 Folder 10

O.A. Burton account with Roberts and Chittenden   Nov. 27, 1860 

Box 1 Folder 11

W.A. Fitch to Lucius E. Chittenden   Nov. 28, 1860 

Box 1 Folder 12

W.B. Hatch to Lucius E. Chittenden   Mar. 18, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 13

A.C. Welch to Lucius E. Chittenden   Mar. 18, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 14

G.P. Marsh to Lucius E. Chittenden   Mar. 21, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 15

G.P. Marsh to Lucius E. Chittenden   Mar. 22, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 16

Spencer F. Baird to L.E.C   Mar. 27, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 17

J.A. Graham to Lucius E. Chittenden   Apr. 1861 

Box 1 Folder 18

D.C. Linsley to Lucius E. Chittenden   Apr. 12, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 19

Solomon Foote to C.B. Smith   Apr. 17, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 20

R.A. Loveland to Lucius E. Chittenden   Apr. 21, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 21

G.A. Merril to Lucius E. Chittenden   May 2, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 22

D.A. Smalley to Lucius E. Chittenden   May 3, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 23

George Harrington to Lucius E. Chittenden   May 20, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 24

Lucius E. Chittenden to ?   Jul. 22, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 25

A Keith to Lucius E. Chittenden   Aug. 31, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 26

L.A. Grant to Lucius E. Chittenden   Dec. 24, 1861 

Box 1 Folder 27

Lucius E. Chittenden to Solomon Foote   Apr. 21, 1862 

Box 1 Folder 28

J. Goodrich to Lucius E. Chittenden   Nov. 20, 1863 

Box 1 Folder 29

James Hardie to Lucius E. Chittenden   May 30, 1864 

Box 1 Folder 30

D. Appleton and Co. To Lucius E. Chittenden   Jun. 21, 1864 

Box 1 Folder 31

J. Goodrich to Lucius E. Chittenden   Jun. 21, 1864 

Box 1 Folder 32

J. Goodrich to Lucius E. Chittenden   Jul. 5, 1864 

Box 1 Folder 33

Lucius E. Chittenden to ?   Nov. 10, 1864 

Box 1 Folder 34

Lucius E. Chittenden to William P. Fessenden, ca.   1864 

Box 1 Folder 35

John Touno to Lucius E. Chittenden   May 9, 1865 

Box 1 Folder 36

H.C. Sahuerlock to Lucius E. Chittenden   Jan. 17, 1871 

Box 1 Folder 37

Sam B. Elliot to Lucius E. Chittenden   Apr. 4, 1871 

Box 1 Folder 38

a-Charles Reed to Lucius E. Chittenden   Aug. 31, 1871 

Box 1 Folder 38

F.I. Houghton to Lucius E. Chittenden   Aug. 7, 1872 

Box 1 Folder 39

F.I. Houghton to Lucius E. Chittenden   Sept. 23, 1872 

Box 1 Folder 40

List of books in Vermont Historical Society   Oct. 1872 

Box 1 Folder 41

M.B. Carpenter to Lucius E. Chittenden   Nov. 1, 1872 

Box 1 Folder 42

a-Lucius E. Chittenden to E.R. Walton (?)   May 18, 1873 

Box 1 Folder 42

Lucius E. Chittenden to N.P. Bunks   May 3, 186 

Box 1 Folder 43

Invoice for books from H. Stevens   Mar. 1866 

Box 1 Folder 44

A.D. Hazar to Lucius E. Chittenden   May 8, 1878 

Box 1 Folder 45

Chittenden Family Genealogy   ca, 1882 

Box 1 Folder 46

Alvan Talcott to Lucius E. Chittenden   Mar. 24, 1883 

Box 1 Folder 47

Program of Bound Book Library Assoc. featuring performance of Bessie B. /Chittenden (daughter of Lucius E. Chittenden)   Dec. 10, 1889 

Box 1 Folder 48

Lucius E. Chittenden to George Benedict   Sept. 8, 1890 

Box 1 Folder 49

Lucius E. Chittenden to George Benedict   Apr. 20, 1891 

Box 1 Folder 50

Lucius E. Chittenden to George Benedict   Nov. 20, 1891 

Box 1 Folder 51

Lucius E. Chittenden to George Benedict   Apr. 4, 1893 

Box 1 Folder 52

Virginia L. Fox to Lucius E. Chittenden   Mar. 8, 1895 

Box 1 Folder 53

W.H. Bailhache to Lucius E. Chittenden   Jun. 10, 1895 

Box 1 Folder 54

Olin Scott to Lucius E. Chittenden   Aug. 21, 1896 

Box 1 Folder 55

John Cuney to Lucius E. Chittenden   Nov. 28, 1897 

Box 1 Folder 56

Agreement between J. Goodrich of U.V.M. and Lucius E. Chittenden transferring books to the /University   Sept. 1898 

Box 1 Folder 57

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Writings by L.E. Chittenden and Misc. Book Lists   

Carton Folder

Introduction to Lucius E. Chittenden’s List of Books noting some rarities and the value of the /collection   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 58

List of Books belonging to Lucius E. Chittenden Part I   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 59

List of Books belonging to Lucius E. Chittenden Part II   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 60

Library of Lucius E. Chittenden: Auction Catalog of Bangs and Co.   Jun. 8-11 1894 

Box 1 Folder 61

Memo of committee frag.   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 62

Essay: “Chambers Makes Planets”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 63

Essay: “A Charitable Expedition to Savannah...”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 64

Essay: “Les Diablas del Volcan”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 65

Essay: “The Discussion”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 66

Typescript: “Francis P. Blair: A Veteran Editor on the Confederate Expedition /Against Washington in July 1864"   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 67

Essay: “The Nebular Hypothesis”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 68

Essay: “On the Beauties of Nature”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 69

Speech: “On the Selection of Whig Candidates”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 70

Essay: “On General Geary and His Troops”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 71

Essay: “On Slavery”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 72

Essay: “On Southern Chivalry”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 73

Essay: “Plan for the Collection of Tax an Whiskey”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 74

Essay: “The Popularization of Natural Science”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 75

Essay: “The Plan the Expedition”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 76

Essay: “Thomas Wilson, Bank Robber”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 77

Essay: “To the Inside of the Earth”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 78

Essay: “Tribute to the Husband of Julia Ward Howe”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 79

Essay: “John Brown and Fort Ticonderoga”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 80

Essay: “Evacuation of Ticonderoga”   n.d. 

Box 1 Folder 81

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Bound Volumes   

Carton Folder

Lucius E. Chittenden: letter book (mostly incoming letters)   1846, Oct. 1849-May 1850 

Box 2 Folder 1

Chittenden and Lyman: letter book (incoming letters)   Oct. 1848-Jan. 1850 

Box 2 Folder 2

Phelps and Chittenden: letter book   May 1853-Jun. 1854 

Box 2 Folder 3

Phelps and Chittenden: letter book   Jul. 1854-Dec. 1855 

Box 2 Folder 4

Roberts and Chittenden: letter book   Dec. 1855-Jul. 1856 

Box 3 Folder 1

Roberts and Chittenden: letter book   Dec. 1857-Aug. 1860 

Box 3 Folder 2

Roberts and Chittenden: letter book   Nov. 1861-Mar. 1876 

Box 3 Folder 3

Daniel Roberts: letter book (Special Agent U.S. Treas.)   May 1865-Jan. 1867 

Box 4 Folder 1

Roberts and Roberts: letter book   Mar. 1876-Jun. 1884 

Box 4 Folder 2

Roberts and Roberts: letter book   Jun. 1877-Jun. 1884-May 1886 

Box 4 Folder 3

Roberts and Roberts: letter book   May 1886-Aug. 1889 

Box 4 Folder 4

Roberts and Roberts: letter book   Feb. 1891-Nov. 1894 

Box 5 Folder 1

Lucius E. Chittenden: Early notes on origin of Republican Party   1848-1878 

Box 5 Folder 2

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook containing translation of Jean de Lery’s Histoire...Bresil, /1611, verses, geologic essay on Appalachian area, notes on engravings, and index, ca.   1890-/1891 

Box 5 Folder 3

Lucius E. Chittenden: untitled mss. Beginning with “The Game of Destiny” from Schiller, /misc. holographs, 2pp. “Political Speeches of the Campaign of 1848 ca.   1848 

Box 5 Folder 4

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook containing biographical sketches of Vermont Historical /figures, journal of a trip to Newport (1860), Republican meeting in Plattsburg (1860), and other /“diary” entries, ca.   1860 

Box 5 Folder 5

Lucius E. Chittenden: Account book and diary   1862-1876 

Box 6 Folder 1

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook containing “Voyage to Europe,” philatelic notes, and misc. /short notes   1863-1874 

Box 6 Folder 2

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook containing notes on rare books and an essay entitled /“Investments of money in Books,”   1869 

Box 6 Folder 3

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook containing account of trip to England (1871), visits with /Stevens, meeting of Noviomagus Club, impressions of Bodleian Library, Christ Church College, /and other places, clippings on literary, historical, social topics, and current events, tipped in /letters fro   

Box 6 Folder 4

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notes on books, ca.   1870 

Box 6 Folder 5

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook entitled “Notes on Books” containing notes on American /and early illustrated books and periodicals, lists of books, quotations, journal of second voyage to /Europe 1871, notes on Vermont history, translations of Hennepin and Samuel de Champlain, ca. /   1870-1875 

Box 6 Folder 6

Lucius E. Chittenden: Translations of extracts from Jesuit Relations (Quebec ed., 1665)   /Sept. 1872 

Box 6 Folder 7

Lucius E. Chittenden: notes on Mr. Park, Emma Silver Mine, stocks and bonds, and misc. /addresses   1872-1873 

Box 6 Folder 8

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook entitled “Lakes of Vermont”   n.d. 

Box 6 Folder 9

Lucius E. Chittenden: Notebook containing autobiography, notes on books, historical notes, notes on Benedict Arnold, and other misc. notes, ca.   1895-1897 

Box 6 Folder 10

Daniel Roberts: Transcripts of Testimony   Sept. 1854-Jul. 1855 

Box 7 Folder 1

Daniel Roberts: Transcripts of Testimony   Sept. 1855-Feb. 1856 

Box 7 Folder 2

Daniel Roberts: Transcripts of Testimony   Dec. 1855-Oct. 1860 

Box 7 Folder 3

Daniel Roberts: Transcripts of Testimony   Mar. 1856-Nov. 1857 

Box 7 Folder 4

Roberts and Chittenden: Transcripts of Testimony   Mar. 1856-Nov.. 1857 

Box 7 Folder 5

Daniel Roberts: Transcripts of Testimony   Jun. 1857-Mar. 1858 

Box 7 Folder 6

Roberts and Chittenden: Transcripts of Testimony   Nov. 1857-Mar. 1858 

Box 7 Folder 7

Roberts and Chittenden: Transcripts of Testimony   Mar. 1858-Sept. 

Box 7 Folder 8

Daniel Roberts: Transcripts of Testimony   Sept. 1858-Jun. 1859 

Box 8 Folder 1

Roberts and Chittenden: Transcripts of Testimony   Sept. 1858-Aug. 1859 

Box 8 Folder 2

Roberts and Chittenden: Transcripts of Testimony   Sept. 1859-Oct. 1860 

Box 8 Folder 3

Roberts and Chittenden: Transcripts of Testimony   Sept. 1859-Apr. 1861 

Box 8 Folder 4

Roberts and Chittenden: Transcripts of Testimony   Mar. 1861-Sept. 1863 

Box 8 Folder 5

Daniel Roberts: Transcripts of Testimony   Mar. 1864-Sept. 

Box 8 Folder 6

Lucius E. Chittenden: Scrapbook of clippings and pamphlets re: Union Pacific R.R. and /finances of Virginia   1870-1872 

Box 9 Folder 1

Lucius E. Chittenden: Catalog of Vermont books (incl. 2 letters from H. Stevens), ca.   /1870 

Box 9 Folder 2

Chittenden and Roberts: Cash book   1855-1861 

Box 9 Folder 3

Chittenden and Roberts: Cash book   1855-1861 

Box 9 Folder 4

Daniel Roberts: Cash book   1857-1859 

Box 10 Folder 1

Daniel Roberts: Cash book   1876-1879 

Box 10 Folder 2

Daniel Roberts: Vermont Digest, subscription book   1873-1910 

Box 10 Folder 3

Robert Roberts: Vermont Digest, subscription book   1910-1911 

Box 10 Folder 4

Robert Roberts: Vermont Digest, subscription book   1911-1930 

Box 10 Folder 5

Robert Roberts: Vermont Digest, letter book   1910-1917 

Box 10 Folder 6

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Unboxed Volumes   

Scope and Content

  • 1. Daniel Roberts: Ledger, 1838-1839
  • 2. L.E. Chittenden: Ledger, (incl. speech nominating Chauncy Drew), 1843-1856
  • 3. L.E. Chittenden: Ledger, 1849-1861
  • 4. Daniel Roberts: Ledger (with H.K. Fowler), 1852-1855
  • 5. Lyman and Chittenden: Court Docket book, 1844-1894
  • 6. Daniel and Robert Roberts: Court Docket book, 1844-1845, 1878-1903
  • 7. Chittenden and Phelps: Court Docket book, 1847-1854
  • 8. E.J. Phelps: Court Docket book, 1850-1855
  • 9. E.J. Phelps: Court Docket book, 1851-1878
  • 10. Roberts and Chittenden: Court Docket book, 1855-1858
  • 11. Roberts and Chittenden: Court Docket book, 1856-1870
  • 12. Chittenden scrapbook: Vermont clippings, ephemera, n.d.
  • 13. Horace H. Chittenden: School notebook[?], n.d.

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Lucius E. Chittenden Additions   

Carton Folder

Chittenden Additions   Dec. 1974 

Scope and Content

  • A.L.S.: to J.S. Morrill Nov. 12, 1860
  • A.L.S.: to Solomon Foot Nov. 22, 1860
  • A.L.S.: to Solomon Foot Mar. 14, 1861
  • A.L.S.: to J.G. McCullough Aug. 4, 1898
  • A.L.S.: to J.G. McCullough Aug. 10, 1898
  • Newspaper clipping: Review of Chittenden's Vermont Recollections
Box 1 Folder 82

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