Biographical Note

Scope and Content

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Acquisition Info

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Preliminary Guide to the Josiah Bailey Papers



Manuscript Collection No.: 1122
Accession No.: 1122-001
Creator: Bailey, Josiah, fl. 1815-1863 , creator
Title: Josiah Bailey papers
Date Span: 1773-1867
Quantity: 2" linear
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Josiah Bailey was the maternal grandfather of Mr. Colcord who is a professor in Civil Engineering at the University of Washington.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, receipts, deeds and newspaper; 1773-1867.

All of the correspondence was written to Mrs. Harriet N. Lovejoy in Maine and Boston. Some letters are written from Boston, MA, some from Maine.

Restrictions on Access

Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info

Donated by J.E. Colcord, 3/25/1969

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Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Bailey, Josiah, fl. 1815-1863--Archives.
Lovejoy, Harriet N.
Lovejoy, Judith.
Lovejoy, Marion.
Williams, Thomas.
Last modified: July 05, 2007
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