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Correspondence, Miscellaneous Papers
Craftsbury
Land Records

Crafts Family Collection

Collection Inventory

Correspondence, Miscellaneous Papers   

carton folder

Biographical/genealogical material on Crafts/Paddock family members   

Carton 1 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers   1780-89 

Carton 1 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Mar 23, 1784 

Scope and Content

Act to incorporate Leicester Academy, Leicester, Mass. (Copy)

Carton 1 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers   1790 

Carton 1 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers   1791 

Carton 1 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers   1793 

Carton 1 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers   1794 

Carton 1 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers   1795 

Carton 1 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers:   May 8, 1795 

Scope and Content

Elkanah Phelps, membership certificate, Connecticut Medical Society.

Carton 1 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers   1796 

Carton 1 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc. papers   1797 

Carton 1 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1798-1800 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, U. S. revenue survey/collection.

Carton 1 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1798- 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, U. S. revenue survey/collection.

Carton 1 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers   1798 

Carton 1 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1798-1800 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, U. S. revenue survey/collection

Carton 1 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1798 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, U. S. revenue survey/collection, "Statement of the average value of the several towns in the state of Vermont"

Carton 1 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers   1799 

Carton 1 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers   1800 

Carton 1 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers   1801 

Carton 1 Folder 19

Correspondence, misc. papers   1802 

Carton 1 Folder 20

Correspondence, misc. papers   1803 

Carton 1 Folder 21

Correspondence, misc. papers   1804 

Carton 1 Folder 22

Correspondence, misc. papers   1804-1807 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, misc. as trustee of lands of the Orleans County Grammar School.

Carton 1 Folder 23

Correspondence, misc. papers   1805 

Carton 1 Folder 24

Correspondence, misc. papers   1806 

Carton 1 Folder 25

Correspondence, misc. papers   1807 

Carton 1 Folder 26

Correspondence, misc. papers   1808 

Carton 1 Folder 27

Correspondence, misc. papers   1808 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, appointment as Master in Chancery, Orleans County

Carton 1 Folder 28

Correspondence, misc. papers   1809 

Carton 1 Folder 29

Correspondence, misc. papers   1810 

Carton 1 Folder 30

Correspondence, misc. papers   1810 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, appointment as trustee, University of Vermont.

Carton 1 Folder 31

Correspondence, misc. papers   1811 

Carton 1 Folder 32

Correspondence, misc. papers   1812 

Carton 1 Folder 33

Correspondence, misc. papers"   1812-1813 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, misc. as commissioner to investigate Middlebury branch of the Vermont State Bank

Carton 1 Folder 34

Correspondence, misc. papers   1813 

Carton 2 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Jun 19, 1813 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, deposition relating to smuggled herse of Heman Lindsay seized by Lieut. Ira Williams

Carton 2 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers"   Aug 26, 1813 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, papers relating to smuggled goods of thomas S. Sanborn seized by Roger Enos

Carton 2 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers   1814 

Carton 2 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers:   August 1814 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, Orleans county Court case notebook.

Carton 2 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers   1815 

Carton 2 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers   1816 

Carton 2 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1816 

Scope and Content

James A. Paddock, "It is a very difficult thing to please all," University of Vermont student declamation/oration

Carton 2 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1816 

Scope and Content

James A. Paddock, "On Slavery," University of Vermont student declamation/essay

Carton 2 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1814-17 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, U. S. revenue survey/collection

Carton 2 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1814-17 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, U. S. revenue survey/collection.

Carton 2 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan-Oct 1817 

Carton 2 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers   Nov-Dec 1817 

Carton 2 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1818 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "To the Committee of Elections," denying that he was simultaneously a tax assessor and Congressman

Carton 2 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Jun 25, 1818 

Scope and Content

James A. Paddock, University of Vermont student declamation

Carton 2 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan-Feb 1818 

Carton 2 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers   Mar-May 1818 

Carton 2 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers   Oct-Dec 14, 1818 

Carton 2 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers   Dec 15-Dec 31, 1818 

Carton 2 Folder 19

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 1-Jan 23, 1819 

Carton 2 Folder 20

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 26-Feb 13, 1819 

Carton 2 Folder 21

Correspondence, misc. papers   Feb 15-Jun 21, 1819 

Carton 2 Folder 22

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jun 26-Nov 1819 

Carton 2 Folder 23

Correspondence, misc. papers   December 1819 

Carton 2 Folder 24

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 1-Jan 14, 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 15-Jan 31, 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers   February 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers   March 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers   April 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers   May-Aug 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers   Sept-Oct 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers   November 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers   December 1820 

Carton 3 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Jan 10, 1820 

Scope and Content

William Barton, letter to Samuel C. Crafts, concerning imprisonment for debt, military pension

Carton 3 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc.   1820 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, papers concerning dispute between towns of Hardwick and Peacham over payments to local pauper.

Carton 3 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1820 

Scope and Content

Samuel P. Crafts, "Had the Spanyards who discovered America a right to drive off the natives...", Univ. of Vt. Student declamation/essay

Carton 3 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1820 

Scope and Content

Samuel P. Crafts, "Is a classical education more beneficial than a polite one?," University of Vermont student essay

Carton 3 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers   1820 

Scope and Content

Samuel P. Crafts, "Patriotism," University of Vermont student declamation/essay

Carton 3 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1820 

Scope and Content

Samuel P. Crafts, University of Vermont student essay on study of languages

Carton 3 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 1-Jan 18, 1821 

Carton 3 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 19-Jan 31, 1821 

Carton 3 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers   Feb-March 1821 

Carton 3 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers   April-November 1821 

Carton 3 Folder 19

Correspondence, misc. papers   December 1821 

Carton 3 Folder 20

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan-Feb 14, 1822 

Carton 3 Folder 21

Correspondence, misc. papers   Feb 15-March 1822 

Carton 3 Folder 22

Correspondence, misc. papers   April-December 1822 

Carton 3 Folder 23

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1822 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, paper on Council of Censors recommendations for 7-year terms for Supreme Court Justices

Carton 3 Folder 24

Correspondence, misc. papers   1822 

Scope and Content

Samuel P. Crafts, "Detraction," University of Vermont student declamation/essay

Carton 3 Folder 25

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan-Jun 1823 

Carton 4 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jul-Dec 1823 

Carton 4 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 1824 

Carton 4 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers   Feb 1824 

Carton 4 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers   March 1824 

Carton 4 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers   Apr-May 1824 

Carton 4 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jun-Aug 1824 

Carton 4 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers   Sep-Nov 1824 

Carton 4 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers   Dec 1824 

Carton 4 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1824-25 

Scope and Content

Mary Chandler Phelps, schoolgirl compositions, St. Johnsbury, Vt.

Carton 4 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1824-25 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, memoranda book

Carton 4 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 1825 

Carton 4 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers   Feb 1825 

Carton 4 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers   Mar-Dec 1825 

Carton 4 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers   1826 

Carton 4 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers   1827 

Carton 4 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1827-55 

Scope and Content

Mary T. Hill, diary/journal (very scattered, irregular entries)

Carton 4 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1827-28 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, misc. as Orleans County road commissioner

Carton 4 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers   Oct-Dec 1828 

Carton 4 Folder 19

Correspondence, misc. papers   1829 

Carton 4 Folder 20

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan-Jul 1830 

Carton 5 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers   Aug-Dec 1830 

Carton 5 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers   1831 

Carton 5 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers   1831-32 

Scope and Content

Militia roll of officers of 3rd regiment, 2nd brigade, 4th division, Vermont state militia.

Carton 5 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers   1832 

Carton 5 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers   1833 

Carton 5 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers   1834 

Carton 5 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers   1835 

Carton 5 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers: ?, diary   ?May 1-Oct 19, 1834 

Carton 5 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers.   Sept 1835 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, essay on the need for a Vermont state senate.

Carton 5 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc. papers:   ?1835 

Scope and Content

Poem, "Halley's Comet, which appeared in 1835"

Carton 5 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers   1836 

Carton 5 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers   1837 

Carton 5 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1837 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, petition for a road in Barre and Williamstown

Carton 5 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1833-37 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, papers concerning construction of Vermont State house.

Carton 5 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1837 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, appointment as commissioner in case of Elkins (Canada) v. Blake (U. S.)

Carton 5 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1837-38 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, misc, papers relating to unrest in Lower Canada

Carton 5 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers   1838 

Carton 5 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers   1839 

Carton 5 Folder 19

Correspondence, misc. papers   1840 

Carton 5 Folder 20

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Nov 10, 1840 

Scope and Content

Orleans County votes for presidential electors

Carton 5 Folder 21

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1840 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, text of speech at Vermont state Whig convention

Carton 5 Folder 22

Correspondence, misc. papers:   ?1841 

Scope and Content

Memorial to Vermont state legislature, on behalf of University of Vermont

Carton 5 Folder 23

Correspondence, misc. papers   1841 

Carton 5 Folder 24

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan-May 1842 

Carton 6 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers   June 1842 

Carton 6 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers   July 1842 

Carton 6 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers   Aug-Sep 1842 

Carton 6 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers   Oct-Dec 1842 

Carton 6 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1842-43 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, memo book, interim term in U. S. Senate

Carton 6 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers   Jan 1843 

Carton 6 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers   Feb-Mar 1843 

Carton 6 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers   Apr-Nov 1843 

Carton 6 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1843 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "Journal of a Tour to the West in the year 1843" (manuscript)

Carton 6 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1843 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "Journal of a Tour to the West in the year 1843" (modern typescript)

Carton 6 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers   1844 

Carton 6 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers   1845 

Carton 6 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers   1846 

Carton 6 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers   1847 

Carton 6 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers   1848 

Carton 6 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers:   1848-49 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, Sabbath School misc.

Carton 6 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers   1849 

Carton 6 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers   1850 

Carton 7 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers   1851 

Carton 7 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers   1852 

Carton 7 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Oct 16, 1852 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "A Prayer," poem (photocopy)

Carton 7 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Nov 25, 1852 

Scope and Content

Rev. Walter Clarke, Thanksgiving Day sermon, Hartford, Connecticut

Carton 7 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers   1853 

Carton 7 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Aug 1-Nov 23, 1853 

Scope and Content

Mary Crafts Hill, diary (photocopy)

Carton 7 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers   1854 

Carton 7 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers   1855 

Carton 7 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers   1856 

Carton 7 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc. papers   1857 

Carton 7 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers   1858 

Carton 7 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers   1859 

Carton 7 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers   1862 

Carton 7 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers   1863 

Carton 7 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers   1864 

Carton 7 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers   1866 

Carton 7 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers   1867 

Carton 7 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers:   ?Apr 29, 1867 

Scope and Content

Sermon at funeral of James A. Paddock

Carton 7 Folder 19

Correspondence, misc. papers   1868 

Carton 7 Folder 20

Correspondence, misc. papers   1869 

Carton 7 Folder 21

Correspondence, misc. papers   1870 

Carton 7 Folder 22

Correspondence, misc. papers:   May 9, 1870 

Scope and Content

Mary Crafts Hill, will and testament

Carton 7 Folder 23

Correspondence, misc. papers   1871 

Carton 7 Folder 24

Correspondence, misc. papers   1872 

Carton 7 Folder 25

Correspondence, misc. papers   1873 

Carton 7 Folder 26

Correspondence, misc. papers   1874 

Carton 7 Folder 27

Correspondence, misc. papers   1875 

Carton 7 Folder 28

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Jan 17, 1875 

Scope and Content

Joseph Scott, will and testament

Carton 7 Folder 29

Correspondence, misc. papers   1876 

Carton 7 Folder 30

Correspondence, misc. papers   1877 

Carton 7 Folder 31

Correspondence, misc. papers   1878 

Carton 7 Folder 32

Correspondence, misc. papers   1879 

Carton 7 Folder 33

Correspondence, misc. papers   1880-84 

Carton 8 Folder 1

Correspondence, misc. papers   1885-89 

Carton 8 Folder 2

Correspondence, misc. papers   1890-1908 

Carton 8 Folder 3

Correspondence, misc. papers:   Oct 30, 1890 

Scope and Content

Nathan S. Hill, will and testament

Carton 8 Folder 4

Correspondence, misc. papers:   misc. dates 

Scope and Content

Typescripts of misc. manuscripts in the Crafts family papers.

Carton 8 Folder 5

Correspondence, misc. papers   no date 

Carton 8 Folder 6

Correspondence, misc. papers   no date 

Carton 8 Folder 7

Correspondence, misc. papers:   

Scope and Content

Letters to Anna Maria Chandler Phelps

Carton 8 Folder 8

Correspondence, misc. papers:   

Scope and Content

Corbia family letters and papers

Carton 8 Folder 9

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Letters by Samuel C. Crafts.

Carton 8 Folder 10

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Letters to Samuel C. Crafts.

Carton 8 Folder 11

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Crafts family letters

Carton 8 Folder 12

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Dustin family letters

Carton 8 Folder 13

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Hill family letters

Carton 8 Folder 14

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Paddock family letters and papers

Carton 8 Folder 15

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Paddock family letters and papers

Carton 8 Folder 16

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Scott family letters and papers

Carton 8 Folder 17

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Laura Corbin, "Prize Story of Adventure: A Boy and Girl of 1675"

Carton 8 Folder 18

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "Furniture for the President's House" (White House) (photocopy)

Carton 8 Folder 19

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "texts for Masonic ceremonies

Carton 8 Folder 20

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts (?), inventory of library

Carton 8 Folder 21

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "Address to the Washington Artillery Company, 1 year"

Carton 8 Folder 22

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, "Address to the Washington Artillery Company,2d year"

Carton 8 Folder 23

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, Governor's proclamation for fast day

Carton 8 Folder 24

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, text of petition for abolition of slavery in Washington, D. C.

Carton 8 Folder 25

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, University of Vermont student declamations/essays

Carton 8 Folder 26

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, essay, "Reflections on the shore of missisquoi Bay"

Carton 8 Folder 27

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel C. Crafts, poem, "Address to the mummy in Belzoni's exhibition"

Carton 8 Folder 28

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Samuel Read Hall letter to James A. Paddock, describing Hall's school in Concord, Vt.

Carton 8 Folder 29

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

A and C Harmon, Vergennes, financial accounts

Carton 8 Folder 30

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Ephraim Paddock, estate misc.

Carton 8 Folder 31

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

James A. Paddock, estate misc.

Carton 8 Folder 32

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

Elkanah Phelps, Canada misc.

Carton 8 Folder 33

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

military pension misc.

Carton 8 Folder 34

Correspondence, misc. papers:   ?no date 

Scope and Content

"The Improved and Illustrated Game of ?, by henry and Eliza for Ephraim and Augusta" (card game)

Carton 8 Folder 35

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

anonymous poem, "The Town Meeting. A comi-tragic Poem"

Carton 8 Folder 36

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

poem, "On the Death of a Young Girl"

Carton 8 Folder 37

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

poetry

Carton 8 Folder 38

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

anonymous essay on colonization of blacks in western United States territories

Carton 8 Folder 39

Correspondence, misc. papers:   no date 

Scope and Content

fragments, unidentified scraps of paper

Carton 8 Folder 40

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