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Dorothy Mayo Harvey Papers

Collection Summary

Repository
University of Vermont Libraries Special Collections Burlington, Vermont 05405-3596
Creator - Creator
Harvey, Dorothy Mayo
Title
Dorothy Mayo Harvey Papers
Quantity
1 carton
Shelf location
Special Collections, Bailey/Howe Library.
Language
English
Abstract
The collection consists largely of material used by D.M. Harvey in her book, Our Topsham Tapestry, a genealogical and historical account of major founding families of Topsham, Vermont.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Dorothy Mayo Harvey Papers, Special Collections, University of Vermont Library.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections © 1998 

Access:

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights:

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Dorothy Mayo Harvey

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Scope and Content

The collection consists larely of material used by D.M. Harvey in her book, Our Topsham Tapestry, a genealogical and historical account of major founding families of Topsham, Vermont. These families are: the Bills, Harveys, Hights and Nelsons. A copy of the book is found in folder one and within it the miscellaneous materials of the collection are brought together. Included in the collection are numerous photographs (some not used in the book), clippings, correspondence, and notes of family members. Of particular interest is a very well preserved photograph of the Bill sisters (ca.1860) found in folder twenty.

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Related Materials

Separated Materials

History of the Bill Family, edited by Ledyard Bill (1867)

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Controlled Access Headings

Family Name(s)

  • Harvey family
  • Hight family
  • Bill family
  • Nelson family, (David Nelson, 1738-1827)

Genre(s)

  • Correspondence
  • Clippings
  • Photographs

Geographic Name(s)

  • Topsham (Vt.)--Genealogy
  • Topsham (Vt.)

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