Fellows Family Papers

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Fellows Family papers
Creator: Fellows family
Call Number: A.F32
Dates: 1777-1938
Physical Description: 1.0 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Box 2
Collection Overview
Title: Fellows Family papers
Creator: Fellows family
Call Number: A.F32
Dates: 1777-1938
Physical Description: 1.0 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
Letters to Juliett Woodworth (Mrs. Henry Fellows, in 1865) of Penfield, from various members of the Woodworth and Mead families, particularly from Mayfield, Fulton Co., N.Y. and from Michigan. Letters written during the Civil War from William N. Woodworth of the 140th New York Volunteers and Silas W. Allen of the 4th Michigan Battery. Letters from James Moore of the 108th New York Volunteers to John Fellows, Penfield, concerning the Civil War and various personal financial matters. Letters to Henry Fellows (Jr.) concerning financial matters.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--East Rochester
American Revolution (1775-1783)
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Banks and banking
Correspondence
Photographs
Account books
Recipes
Diaries
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 140th (1862-1865)
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 108th (1862-1865)
United States. Army. Michigan Artillery Regiment, 4th
First National Bank of East Rochester
Fellows family
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented to the University Library by Mrs. Carlton Fellows Bown, April 28, 1955.Access
The Fellows Family papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Fellows Family papers, A.F32, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Box 1, Folder 1Correspondence, 1799-1850
20 letters

Box 1, Folder 2Correspondence, 1851-1860
16 letters

Box 1, Folder 3Correspondence, 1861-1862
16 letters

Box 1, Folder 4Correspondence, January-June, 1863
23 letters

Box 1, Folder 5Correspondence, July-December, 1863
19 letters

Box 1, Folder 6Correspondence, 1864
30 letters

Box 1, Folder 7Correspondence, 1865
13 letters

Box 1, Folder 8Correspondence, 1866-1870
14 letters

Box 1, Folder 9Correspondence, 1871-1879
18 letters

Box 1, Folder 10Correspondence, 1880-1914
10 letters

Box 1, Folder 11Correspondence, undated
13 letters

Box 1, Folder 12History of the First National Bank of East Rochester
Box 1, Folder 13Documents
19 items

Box 1, Folder 14Memorabilia
8 items

Box 1, Folder 15Photographs
16 items

Box 2
Box 2, Volume 1Account book of Frank Byron Fellows, July 1841 - March 1862
Box 2, Volume 2Account book of Henry Fellows, 1813-1815
Box 2, Volume 3Record of cases before the Ontario Court of Common Pleas, 1807-1809
Kept by Henry Fellows during his residence in Canandaigua.

Box 2, Volume 4Case Records Before the Supreme Court of Indicature of New York, Circa 1803-1804
Box 2, Volume 5Home recipes collected by Henry Fellows (d. 1858)
Box 2, Folder 1Diary of an unidentified Revolutionary War soldier
Box 2, Folder 2Diary transcription by John U. Rees, 1997
Box 2, Folder 3Diary transcription by Bob McDonald, 1997


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