Lynde Family Papers

Title: Lyne Family, 1824-1905
Call Number: Mss – 0857
Bulk: 5 cu. ft.

Abstract:

This collection contains material pertaining to William P. Lynde and Mary Lynde.  It has both business and personal correspondence, family information, business receipts and newspaper clippings about the family and their house.  It also contains abstracts of title for some of the property that the Lynde family owned.

Administrative Note:

The collection was reprocessed on November 21, 2007 by L.Chasco.

 

 

Contents

Box Number

Folder Number

Family History/Information 1 1
Pencil Sketches 1 2
Textbooks/Yearbooks 1 3
Personal Correspondence 1 4
Legal Correspondence 1 5
Patents 1 6
Speeches 1 7
Property Documents 1 8
Receipts 1 9
Columbian Exposition Material 1 10
Certificates 1 11
Newspaper Clippings 1 12
Miscellaneous 1 13
William P. Lynde Real Estate Records Ledger 1 Loose in box
Lynde Business Ledger (correspondence) 1904-1905 1 Loose in box

Oversize Items

Location

“Senatus Academicus” Certificates (2) OS Sm “L”
Certificate of appointment to the Board of Lady Managers for the World’s Columbian Commission, 4/25/1890 OS Lg “L”

Books

Location

The French Revolution by Thomas Carlyle – 3 volumes in 2 – 1841 Located in Cudahy Library W6
Biography of Eminent Men by R.A. Davenport – 1836 Located in Cudahy Library W6
The Poetical Works of Coleridge, Shelly and Keats – 1836 Located in Cudahy Library W6
The Works of the British Dramatists by John S. Keltie – 1870 Located in Cudahy Library W6
Diversions of Purley by John Horne Tooke – 1857 Located in Cudahy Library W6
History of Germany by Mrs. Marhkam – 1862 Located in Cudahy Library W6
History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella by William H. Prescott – 3 volumes (8th Edition) – 1837 Located in Cudahy Library
History of the Conquest of Peru by William H. Prescott – 2 volumes – n.d. Located in Cudahy Library
History of the Reign of Philip the Second by William H. Prescott – 3 volumes – 1855 Located in Cudahy Library
History of the Reign of Charles the Fifth by William H. Prescott and William Robertson – 1857 Located in Cudahy Library
History of the French Revolution by Thomas Carlyle – 3 volumes 2 – 1841 Located in Cudahy Library
Macauley’s Miscellanies by T. Babington Macaulay – 5 volumes – 1843 Located in Cudahy Library
History of the English Revolution of 1640 by F. Guizot Located in Cudahy Library
Debates of Lincoln and Douglas – 1860 Located in Cudahy Library
Constitution Manual and Digest – 2nd session; 45th Congress Second Edition Located in Cudahy Library

Contents

Location

Scrapbook with Newspaper Clippings and Handwritten Notes, 1865-1877 Lapham Case Shelf 11
Filed notes of Territorial Road from Milwaukee to Bluemound in 1837 and notations from County Course including Finch and Lynde 1839-1945 Lapham Case Shelf 12

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