Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections

Caroline Wells Healey Dall Papers, 1811-1954

Part II: Box and Folder List

Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library
Collection Number:M 1

Copyright © 2000 by Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library

January 2000
Last Updated: May 15, 2003

Series I. Correspondence

2.25' (5 boxes)
Dates: 1845-1914

Series I, Correspondence, is organized into two subseries: Caroline Wells Healey Dall
Correspondence, and William Healey Dall Correspondence. Each subseries is
organized into Outgoing and Incoming and is arranged alphabetically.

Box

Folder

Contents

Date

CAROLINE WELLS HEALEY DALL: OUTGOING

1

1-7

Clarke, James Freeman

Stored also in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 1

1849-1887

1

8

Clarke, James Freeman (Mrs.)

1859-1876, n.d.

1

9-11

Dall, Antoinette Whitney

1879-1910

1

12

Dall, Charles Henry Appleton

1861-1881

1

13-14

Dall, William Healey

1867-1872

2

1-14

Dall, William Healey (cont.)

Stored also in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 2

1873-1896

3

1-7

Dall, William Healey (cont.)

1897-1912, n.d.

3

8

Healey, Caroline Foster

1852-1872, n.d.

3

9

Healey, George

1871

3

10

Healey, Marianne

1886 Feb 27

3

11-16

Healey, Mark

Letter of [1876?] written on back of letter from William Dall to CWHD, [1867?] Oct 21. Letter dated 1876 Mar 20 encloses letter from Sarah Keene Healey Dall Munro to CWHD, 1876 Mar 15.

1845-1876

Howland, Emily

See: Howland, Emily to CWHD, [1857 Aug 26], box 4, folder 35

1857 Aug 27

4

1-2

Hutchinson, Wilfred S.

Contains notes by Clarence John Blake.

1897-1907, n.d.

4

3

Merchants National Bank

1897 Jun 19

4

4

Munro, Sarah Keene Healey Dall

1877-1910

4

5

Parsons, Anna

Regarding Elizabeth P. Peabody. Letter dated 1857 Sep 11 contains copy of letter from Samuel G. Ward to CWHD, 1857 Sep 1.

1857

4

6

Peabody, Elizabeth P.

See also: CWHD to Anna Parsons, box 4, folder 5
See also: CWHD to Samuel G. Ward, box 4, folder 7
See also: Howland, Emily to CWHD, box 4, folder 35
See also: James, Henry, Sr. to CWHD, box 4, folder 37
See also: Parsons, Anna to CWHD, box 4, folder 48
See also: Ward, Samuel G. to CWHD, box 4, folder 59
See also: WHD to Elizabeth P. Peabody, box 5, folder 6
See also: WHD to Elizabeth Thompson, box 5, folder 7
See also: Peabody, Elizabeth P. to WHD, box 5, folder 16

1866 Mar 19

4

7

Ward, Samuel G.

Regarding Elizabeth P. Peabody. One letter is also from Emily Howland.

1857

4

8

Ware, Darwin E.

[1890] Jun 7

4

9

Unidentified

[1870], 1872

CAROLINE WELLS HEALEY DALL: INCOMING

4

10

Abbe, Cleveland

1911 Dec 22

4

11

Baird, Lucy

1876 Jan 25

4

12

Bartol, Elizabeth Howard

1886, 1911

4

13

Bigelow, Mary E.

1910-1912

4

14

Boston Medical Library

1906 Jan 3

4

15

Bullard, Elizabeth L.

1887

4

16

Campbell & Cabot

1907 Jun 5

4

17

Chamberlain, Basil Hall

1911

4

18

Cheney, Ednah Dow Littlehale

1901 Oct 23

4

18

Clarke, James Freeman

1886

4

19

Cleveland, Frances

1889-1912

4

20

Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)

1885 Jan 5

4

20

Coyle, Cornelia

1911 Aug 24

4

21

Crawford, Annie I.

1886, 1911

4

22

Dall, Antoinette Whitney

1880, 1886

4

23

Dall, Charles Henry Appleton

1854-1863

Dall, Sarah Keene Healey

See: Munro, Sarah Keene Healey Dall, box 4, folder 4

Dall, William

See: CWHD to Mark Healey, [1867?], box 3, folder 13

[1867?] Oct 21

4

24

Dall, William Healey

Stored also in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 3

1875-1909

4

25

Eliot, Christopher R.

1912 Apr 23

4

26

Fay, Mary B.

1911 Aug 6

4

27

Foster, George J.

With note on back from CWHD to Mark Healey.

1872 Sep 15

4

28

Healey, Marianne

1880 May 3

4

29

Healey, Mark

1854

4

30

Healey, Nellie

1911 Jan 25

4

31

Hedge, Charlotte A.

1886-1912

4

32

Hedge, Louisa

1911 Oct 20

4

33

Heywood, John H.

1886

4

34

Howard Sunday School

Removed from The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments. London: Printed by G.E. Eyre and A. Spottiswoode, 1843.

n.d.

4

35

Howland, Emily

Regarding Elizabeth P. Peabody. Letter dated [1857 Aug 26] contains letter from CWHD to Emily Howland, 1857 Aug 27.

1857

4

36

Hutchinson, Wilfred S.

Carbons of Hutchinson's letters to CWHD.

1905-1907

4

37

James, Henry, Sr.

Regarding Elizabeth P. Peabody. With note by CWHD.

[1866] Apr 7

4

37

King, Margaret Rives

1889 Feb 5

4

38

Lincoln, David Francis

1886-1911

4

39

Litchfield, Grace

1911

4

40

Locke, Edwin A.

[1911], n.d.

4

41

Lowell, Anna Cabot Jackson

1886 Sep 10

4

42

MacCauley, Clay

1911 Mar 8

4

43

Massachusetts Historical Society

1911 Feb 28

4

44

Merchants National Bank

1897-1906

4

45

Mitchell, S. Weir

1911 Nov 20

4

46

Munro, Sarah Keene Healey Dall

See also: CWHD to Mark Healey, 1876 Mar 20 for letter from Munro to CWHD, 1876 Mar 15, box 3, folder 16

1911, n.d.

4

47

Paine, Ruth L.

1873-1876, n.d.

4

48

Parsons, Anna

Regarding Elizabeth P. Peabody. With one envelope.

[1857], 1886

4

49

Patton, Mary

1911 Jan 3

4

50

Pierce, Ulysses C. B.

1911

4

51

Prescott, W. H.

1905 Sep 27

4

52

Prichard, Choate & Smith

1877-1878, n.d.

4

53

Putnam & Putnam

With note by CWHD.

1902 Jun 12

4

54

Ricketson, Walton

1902 Dec 6

4

54

Salem ([Mass.?]). Probate Office

1878 May 30

4

55

Sparks, M. C.

[1882]

4

56

The Springfield Republican

1911 Jan 7

4

57

Thomas, Fanny P.

[1911] Apr 8

4

58

Thompson, Elizabeth

1884 Oct 31

4

59

Ward, Samuel G.

Regarding Elizabeth P. Peabody. With envelope.

See also: CWHD to Anna Parsons, for letter dated 1857 Sep 11, box 4, folder 5

1857 Aug 21

4

60

Ware, Darwin E.

1877-1886

4

61

Whitney, Anne

1911

4

62

Whitney, Josepha

1911 May 9

4

63

Williams, Anna O.

1911 Dec 10

Letters regarding death of Charles Henry Appleton Dall

4

64

A-D

1886

4

65

E-L

1886

5

1

M-S

1886

5

2

T-W

1886

5

3

Unidentified

1876, 1910

WILLIAM HEALEY DALL: OUTGOING

5

4

Dall, Charles Henry Appleton

1860 Sep 16

5

5

Munro, Sarah Keene Healey Dall

1880 Jun 15

5

6

Peabody, Elizabeth P.

1884

5

7

Thompson, Elizabeth

With envelope.

n.d.

5

8

Ware, Darwin E.

1884 Nov 12

5

9

Unidentified

1871 Aug 20

WILLIAM HEALEY DALL: INCOMING

5

10

Balch, Lucy H.

1903 Oct 13

5

11

Blake, Clarence John

1911 Dec 28

5

12

Chamberlain, Basil Hall

1900 Dec 6

5

13

Choate, William G.

1911 Nov 21

5

14

Locke, Edwin A.

1911

5

15

Munro, Sarah Keene Healey Dall

1914

5

16

Peabody, Elizabeth P.

Encloses copy of letter to Elizabeth Thompson, 1884 Oct 28.

1884 Nov 4

5

17

Randolph, B. M.

1910-1911

Letters regarding death of CWHD

Some letters also addressed to Antoinette Whitney Dall

5

18

A-G

1912-1913, n.d.

5

19

H-W

1912-1913, n.d.

THIRD PARTY CORRESPONDENCE

5

20

American Bell Telephone Company to Mollie F. Dyer

1896 Sep 16

5

20

Carpenter, Russell Lant to Charles Henry Appleton Dall

[1845?] Dec 1

5

21

[Hour?], George F. to Librarian of United States Dept. of State

1890 Apr 1

5

22

Patton, J. to Mark Healey

1854 May 26

5

22

Putnam, Mary Lowell to [Anna Cabot Jackson Lowell?]

Dictated.

n.d.

Series II. Photographs and Art

0.25' (1 box)
Dates: 1880-1906

Series II, Photographs and Art, is organized into two subseries: Photographs,
and Art. Photographs is organized into People, Places, and Other. Art is
arranged alphabetically.

Box

Folder

Contents

Date

PHOTOGRAPHS: PEOPLE

5

23

Dall, Caroline Wells Healey. Two studio portraits, mounted

One by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.); one by W. Baker (Buffalo, N.Y.).

[ca. 1865]

5

24

Darwin, Charles. Studio portrait, mounted, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company

[ca. 1875?]

Fritchie, Barbara

5

25

"Barbara Fritchie's House," view, mounted by George Prince (Washington, D.C.)
"Mrs. Barbara Fritchie, Frederick, Md.," portrait, mounted, by J. Davis Byerly (Frederick, Md.)

[ca. 1900]

[ca. 1900]

Two boys with musical instruments [in India?], one photograph, mounted

Stored in: Oversize, box 11, folder 1

[ca. 1880]

PHOTOGRAPHS: PLACES

Alexandria (Egypt). Three scenes by L. Fiorillo, mounted, showing destruction after shelling by British fleet

Stored in Oversize, box 11, folder 2

1882

Calcutta (India). Seven scenes, mounted

Stored in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 4

[ca. 1880]

5

26

Coonoor (India). Three scenes

[ca. 1880]

Duomo di Milano. Three views, mounted

Stored in: Oversize, box 11, folder 3

[ca. 1880]

Egypt. Eight photographs, mounted of scenes and people

Stored in: Oversize, box 11, folders 4-5

[ca. 1880]

5

27

"Exeter Cathredal. West Front." One view

[ca. 1880]

Madras (India). Twelve views of temples by Nicholas & Co. (Madras, India)

Annotated on back of each.

Stored in: Oversize, box 11, folder 6

[ca. 1880]

"Milano. Panorama da S. Alessandro." One view, mounted

Stored in: Oversize, box 11, folder 7

[ca. 1880]

Rangoon (Burma). Six scenes of Buddhist monasteries

Stored in: Oversize, box 11, folder 8

[ca. 1882]

San Francisco (Ca.). Six scenes of streets after earthquake and fire, mounted

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 1

[1906 Apr]

Scandinavia. Twelve views, mounted, by K. Knudsen (Bergen, Norway)

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folders 2-3

[ca. 1880]

5

28

"Woolman House." Three scenes and one unidentified woman sitting in lawn chair

[ca. 1910]

PHOTOGRAPHS: OTHER

Phillips, Wendell. View, mounted, by H. Cook, of burial of

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 4

1884

Photograph, mounted, of "Primitive Fishing," sculpture by Harriet Randolph Hyatt

Inscribed on back to CWHD.

Stored in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 5

[ca. 1900]

Photograph, mounted, of "The Vestal Tuccia," painting by Hector Leroux

Inscribed to CWHD by [P. Jouy?], 1887 Dec 25.

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 4

[1887]

5

29

Photograph of painting by Leonardo, da Vinci

[ca. 1880]

Photograph, mounted, of drawing of a man
Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 4

[ca. 1900]

Photograph, mounted, of painting of woman holding child

Inscribed on back from Mrs. Brown to Antoinette Whitney Dall.

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 5

[ca. 1900]

Photograph of painting of woman with two children

Annotated on back: "Madonna by Agricola."

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 5

[ca. 1900]

Skeleton. One view, mounted, by United States War Dept. Surgeon General's Office

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 5

[ca. 1863]

ART

Crawford, Annie I.

"Benvenuto," watercolor, mounted
Signed "A.I.C." Inscribed on mount: "For Mrs. Nettie from Annie I. Crawford, Oct. 8. 87."

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 6

[1887]

[Caroline Wells Healey Dall?], pen and ink sketch, mounted
Signed "A.C. 1885."

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 6

1885

5

30

Gutekunst, Frederick. [Caroline Wells Healey Dall], print

From a pencil drawing by Alvan Clark.

[ca. 1836]

Harris, S. "Isaac Lea, L.L.D." etching

Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 6

1884

5

31

Jeens, C. H. "Robert Wilhelm Bunsen," print

1881 Apr 28

Unidentified artists

5

32

Brice, N. Print of
With note by CWHD.

[ca. 1900]

Dall, Caroline Wells Healey, plaster silhouette of
Stored in: Oversize, box 13

[ca. 1900]

Flowers, watercolor
Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 6

[ca. 1900]

Man in profile, print
Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 7

[ca. 1900]

Man resting chin in hand, print
Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 7

[ca. 1900]

Man with dog, print by [W. S.?]
Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 7

1817

5

33

Pope in church procession, painting

[ca. 1900]

Series III. Other Papers

1.75' (4 boxes)
Dates: 1811-1954

Series III, Other Papers, is organized into three subseries: Writings by Caroline Wells
Healey Dall, Materials By and Regarding Caroline Wells Healey Dall, and Materials
Regarding Other People. Each subseries is arranged alphabetically.

Box

Folder

Contents

Date

WRITINGS BY CAROLINE WELLS HEALEY DALL

The College, the Market, and the Court

Lists of people and institutions to whom books were sent
Notes on finances of book
Stored in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 6

[1914]
[1914]

Letters to William Healey Dall regarding book

5

34

A-P

1914-1915

5

35

R-W

1914-1915

5

36

"Journal of a Tour Through Illinois, Wisconsin, and Ohio," journal, holograph

1866 Oct-Nov

5

37

"Materials for Autobiography," holograph, in volume

1869 Feb

6

1

Notes, holograph

n.d.

Patty Gray's Journey

6

2

Statement from Lee & Shepard
Clippings of reviews

1870 Sep 1
[1870]

6

3

[Poems], in volume

"Copied for W. H. Dall by Miss Spofford. 1911. All written during her blindness in May 1907."

[1911]

6

4

[Poems], loose

1863, n.d.

6

5

"The Story of the Fuller Mug from 1634 to 1874," article, holograph

n.d.

MATERIALS BY AND REGARDING CAROLINE WELLS HEALEY DALL

Biographical article

Stored in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 7

n.d.

6

6

Catalog of books in CWHD's library, holograph, in volume

n.d.

6

7

Clippings and train brochure collected by CWHD

Stored also in: Oversize, box 12, folder 8

1870, 1901, n.d.

Codicils to will

Stored in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 8

1894-1897

Estate. Documents regarding

Stored in: Legal Oversize, box 1, folder 9

1914, n.d.

6

8

"Funeral Directions for Body of C. H. Dall," holograph

1907 Apr

6

9

"Register of Public Addresses from January 1856 to July 1890," holograph and typescript, in volume

1856-1904

MATERIALS REGARDING OTHER PEOPLE

Barlow, Joel

6

10

"Address to a Raven, Dictated by Joel Barlow, from His Dying Bed at Czarnovitch, Poland, Dec. 1812," poem, manuscript, corrected
[Testimonial to his wife], holograph

n.d.


1811 Sep 13

Dakota Territory. Office of the Secretary, letterpress copybook

Includes letters by Edwin Stanton McCook and by Oscar Whitney. Recipients are government officials, including Ulysses S. Grant.

Stored in: Oversize, box 12

1872-1874

6

11

Dall, Caroline Whitney. "Recipes & Housekeeping," notes, holograph, corrected, in volume

[ca. 1945]

Dall, Charles Henry Appleton

6

12

[Address book], holograph, in volume
Also contains finances and notes.

n.d.

6

13

Hair. Lock of
In envelope annotated by CWHD.

n.d.

Obituaries and biographical articles
Stored in: Oversize, box 12, folder 8

1886, n.d.

6

14

Resolution concerning

[1863?]

Dall, Emily Maurice

7

1

Bayeux Tapestries of Queen Mathilda. Postcards in album stamped "E. M. D." on cover

n.d.

7

2

"List of Invitations to Wedding of EMD & CWD," holograph, in volume

1911 Dec 19

7

3-5

Postcards (from Europe and the United States) collected by EMD
Recipients include: Emily Maurice [Dall], Whitney Dall, Charles Stewart Maurice, Mrs. Charles Stewart Maurice, Marian Maurice, Margaret Maurice, and Mrs. Robert Wilkinson. Various correspondents. Some postcards blank. Probably was once postcard album.

1906-1910

8

1-2

Postcards (from Europe and the United States) collected by EMD (cont.)

1911, n.d.

Dall, William Healey

8

3

"Certificates of Ability to Enter the State Asylum for Feeble Minded & Idiotic Youth by Wm. H. Dall. 1862 Sep 12," poems, holograph, in volume
Includes essay: "Effects of Climate and Geographical Situation on National Character."

1862-1867

8

4

Clipping

n.d.

8

5

Healey, Caroline Foster. Lock of hair

In envelope marked by CWHD: "My mother's hair." With another envelope marked: "Judge Cranch's hair."

n.d.

Maurice Family

8

6

Autograph album

1954

8

7

Letters from autograph album between members of Maurice Family regarding visits at Bisby house

1954

Perkins, Norton

8

8

[Catalog of books], holograph and clippings, in volume

n.d.

8

9

Letters regarding gift to Harvard University of books and manuscripts

1925, 1939

Watkins, Helen M. A.

9

2

"Collected Verse Choices of Helen Inscribed for Whitney," holograph, in volume
Sent to Charles Whitney Dall, Jr.

[194-]

9

3

"Collected Verse Choiceses of Whitney Inscribed by Helen," holograph, in volume
Sent to Charles Whitney Dall, Jr.

[194-]

9

4

"Collected Verse Choiceses of Whitney Inscribed by Helen," holograph, in volume
Sent to Charles Whitney Dall, Jr.

[194-]

Oversize

6.50' (4 boxes)

May 15, 2003 ">May 15, 2003

Box

Folder

Contents

Date

10

Dakota Territory. Office of the Secretary, letterpress copybook (Series III)

1872-1874

11

1

Two boys with musical instruments [in India?], one photograph, mounted (Series II)

[ca. 1880]

11

2

Alexandria (Egypt). Three photographs by L. Fiorillo, mounted, showing destruction after shelling by British fleet (Series II0

1882

11

3

Duomo di Milano. Three photographs, mounted (Series II)

[ca. 1880]

11

4-5

Egypt. Eight photographs, mounted, of scenes and people (Series II)

[ca. 1880]

11

6

Madras (India). Twelve photographs of temples by Nicholas & Co. (Madras, India) (Series II0

[ca. 1880]

11

7

"Milano. Panorama da S. Alessandro." One photograph, mounted (Series II)

[ca. 1880]

11

8

Rangoon (Burma). Six photographs of Buddhist monasteries (Series II)

[ca. 1882]

12

1

San Francisco (Calif.). Six photographs of streets after earthquake and fire, mounted (Series II)

[1906 Apr]

12

2-3

Scandinavia. Twelve photographs, mounted, by K. Knudsen (Bergen, Norway) (Series II)

[ca. 1880]

12

4

Photograph, mounted, by H. Cook of burial of Wendell Phillips (Series II)

1884

12

4

Photograph, mounted, of "The Vestal Tuccia," painting by Hector Leroux (Series II)

[1887]

12

4

Photograph, mounted, of drawing of a man (Series II)

[ca. 1900]

12

5

Photograph, mounted, of painting of woman holding child (Series II)

[ca. 1900]

12

5

Photograph of painting of woman with two children (Series II)

[ca. 1900]

12

5

Skeleton. Photograph, mounted, by United States War Dept. Surgeon General's Office (Series II)

[ca. 1863]

Crawford, Annie I.

12

6

"Benvenuto," watercolor, mounted (Series II)

[1887]

12

6

[Caroline Wells Healey Dall?], pen and ink sketch, mounted (Series II)

1885

12

6

Harris, S. "Isaac Lea, L.L.D.," etching (Series II)

1884

Unidentified artists

12

6

Flowers, watercolor (Series II)

[ca. 1900]

12

7

Man in profile, print (Series II)

[ca. 1900]

12

7

Man resting chin in hand, print (Series II)

[ca. 1900]

12

7

Man with dog, print by [W. S.?] (Series II)

1817

12

8

Clipping collected by CWHD (Series III)

1870 May 11

12

8

Dall, Charles Henry Appleton. Obituaries and biographical articles (Series III)

1886, n.d.

13

Plaster silhouette of CWHD by unidentified artist (Series II)

n.d.

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