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Harrison family

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Works: 837 works in 1,050 publications in 1 language and 4,888 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Genealogy  Sermons  Sources  Diaries  Archives  Maps  Portraits  Deeds 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z325, 929.242
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Our family history: Brooks, Harrison, Nutter, Seppings by Faith Packard( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farrington-Harrison papers( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deeds to land in the Branford, Conn., area owned by members of the Farrington and Harrison families; and miscellaneous materials of the Harrison family
Rose family papers by Rose family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, land deeds, estate and business papers, promissory notes, poems, memorabilia, and other papers
by Benjamin Harrison( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chiefly letters written by Harrison, his first wife, Caroline Scott Harrison (1832-1892), and his second wife, Mary Lord Harrison (1858-1948). Includes letters from Harrison to his wife while he was serving as an officer in the Union Army in Tennessee and Georgia, and while he was president; letters (1895-1897) to Edward Bok concerning articles Harrison was writing for Ladies Home Journal on the nature of the federal government; letters to family members, including his cousin, Margaret Peltz, of St. Louis, Mo., and his son, Russell B. Harrison; Civil War military papers and correspondence; legal documents pertaining to the early years (1853-1866) of Harrison's law practice in Indianapolis, Ind.; and other letters relating to Indiana and national politics, Indianapolis, and family matters. Correspondents include Benjamin H. Brewster, Noble C. Butler, Person Colby Cheney, Schuyler Colfax, James A. Garfield, George W. Lasher, Louis T. Michener, Oliver P. Morton, Lazarus Noble, Godlove Orth, Robert S. Taylor, Richard W. Thompson, Harriet Taylor Upton, John Wanamaker, and William A. Woods
Papers by John Harrison( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Family notes. Supplement 2: Harrison; shewing the descendants of Benjamin Harrison (1760-1793) and Sarah Lupton (1766-1841) by Charles H Harrison( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Williams family papers by Williams family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

While the collection relates chiefly to family matters, other topics include New York City during the Civil War, U.S. Army service during World War I, and research for the writing projects of Harrison Williams, Sr. Places represented include Buffalo, N.Y., Cleveland, Ohio, and Leesburg, Va. Non-family correspondents include Benjamin Watkins Leigh and sculptor Hiram Powers who is represented by two ALS to Griffin Stedman Williams regarding Williams's purchase of a bust of "Proserpine."
Harrison and Smith family papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists chiefly of letters. One letter from Johnnie Smith, who died at Malvern Hill, and several from Leonidas Wilkinson Smith, who died in Houston, Tex., are to their father during the Civil War discussing spiritual concerns; Leonidas's work securing ordnance materials; fighting in April 1864 near DeSoto Parish, La.; and extensive observations on the inhabitants and customs of Louisiana, Arkansas, and Texas. There are also letters, 1884-1896, from Sarah Walton Harrison and Paul Garrett to Ellen Harrison about Paul's early business travels as a wine salesman, Sarah's illness, and domestic concerns. Other items include a southern business directory used by Aristides Smith as a scrapbook; tax-in-kind receipts from the Confederate government; receipts for the rental and sale of slaves; notebooks of Aristides Smith on mathematics and astronomy; diaries, 1874-1875, of George Harrison containing brief entries concerning financial transactions and farming; a Garrett and Company catalog; and cabinet cards. Sixteen metal plates, ca. 1857, are engraved with scenes of both actual and planned Washington, D.C., landmarks. The addition of June 2006 includes Smith, Harrison, and Curtis family materials and a number of museum items. Smith family materials include correspondence of Aristides Spyker Smith; a diary and a journal belonging to Jonathan Reynolds Smith; about 300 sermons prepared by Aristides Spyker Smith; land surveys; unidentifed daguerreotypes; and an undated, extensively illustrated cipher book with mathematical content created by Benjamin Spyker, grandfather of Aristides Spyker Smith. Harrison family materials include two diaries, 1868 and 1869, belonging to George Harrison that document activities on the family's farm; a minutes book of Enfield Graded School District, Enfield, N.C., documenting financial activities of the district, 1901-1909; land surveys; and annotated cabinet cards. Curtis family materials are primarily letters from George B. Curtis and Ann Curtis Dunn, sister of George and Wilson Curtis. Letters of George Curtis reflect time spent in Colorado panning for gold (some very detailed) up to his establishment and residence in Enfield, N.C
Harrison family papers by Harrison family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes receipts, 1795-1799, of Peter Carr, one being for hire of a slave woman; notes relating to the wedding, January, 1865, of Col. Pegram C.S.A., and his death in February, 1865; letters, 1866-1899, of Jefferson Davis and Varina Davis to Burton Harrison and Constance Cary Harrison, some on mourning stationary
Papers by Bates-Harrison Family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, school papers, poems, memorials, account book (1834-50), accounts, notes, receipts, deeds, indentures, marriage certificates, articles of agreement, and other business papers, and Society of Friends papers, relating to interrelated Quaker families of Jefferson Co., Ohio. Includes master's thesis on Elisha Bates by Robert R. Leach. Contact repository for more information
by Harrison family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bills, receipts, and other papers: 1794-1837, of Abijah Harrison; 1820-1871, of another Abijah Harrison; 1839-1868, of Caleb W. Harrison; and 1855-1863, of Alfred Harrison."
Harrison family papers by Harrison family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection consists mainly of correspondence between members of the Harrison family of Louisville, Kentucky. Most of the correspondence is between William H. Harrison and his wife Louise Taylor Harrison during William's deployment overseas during World War II. The majority of the collection concerns the periods of Bill's deployment overseas between 1942 and 1945. Letters describe Bill's training in Northern Ireland, his capture by the Germans in Tunisia in December of 1942, and his internment in a prison camp in Italy between December of 1942 and the fall of 1943. Later correspondence concerns his deployment to India in 1945
Papers by George B Harrison( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, daybooks, and family, business, and other papers. The bulk of the collection consists of cancelled checks, bills and receipts, legal papers, newspaper clippings, and advertisements. The papers deal with Civil War destruction in Virginia, social life in Virginia after the war, American interest in Cuba (1869-1870), agriculture and land in Florida (1880s), social, political, and economic activities in Clarke Co., the genealogy of the Harrison family, and other matters. Correspondents include Thomas R. Dew and Harry F. Byrd
by Harrison family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

These papers contain business correspondence and accounts, particularly dealing with tobacco shipments
Ritchie-Harrison papers by Ritchie family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also includes professional papers of Thomas Ritchie and is chiefly letters, 1845-1851, written to him as editor of the Union, the official organ of the Democratic Party. Topics covered include the slavery issue; the annexation of Texas; military and political aspects of the Mexican War; internal improvements; the Wilmot Proviso; the Compromise of 1850; Oregon; and the presidential elections of 1894-1898. The mechanics of publishing a newspaper and Ritchie's problems as Congressional printer are also reflected
Harrison and Berry families genealogical research notes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Research notes related primarily to the Harrison family and to a lesser degree for the related Berry family. Includes reproduction photographs of Wade Hampton Harrison (1854-1918) and his family, Micajah Orr Harrison (1876-1958), and James Perry Harrison (1812-1867)
Papers of the Harrison family by Harrison family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In addition the collection contains a pen-and-ink sketch of Harrison; school exercises and essays; a statement concerning the Virginia-West Virginia debt controversy; a University of Virginia graduation program, 1890; an article about the Associated Press and news monopolies, 1914; and a ballot for a 1928 convention of the Episcopal Diocese of New York
The house of Harrison; being an account of the family and firm of Harrison and sons, printers to the King by C. R Harrison( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Harrison family added papers by Harrison family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection consists of correspondence, photographs, military records and disbound scrapbooks related to the Harrison and Taylor families of Louisville, Ky. The first two folders contain correspondence and military records of William B. Harrison (1889-1948), former mayor of Louisville and T.P. Taylor, Jr. (1890-1953), son of Taylor Drugs founder T.P. Taylor. The bulk of the collection is comprised of information gathered by Mrs. Louise "Wege" Harrison, wife of William H. Harrison, during her husband's service, and imprisonment by the Germans, in the Second World War
Reminiscences by Harrison family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains the reminiscences of Mattie Harrison, a slave in Alabama, and Capt. William May, a captain in the 3rd Ala. Infantry Regiment
 
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Five generations of the family of Burr Harrison of Virginia, 1650-1800
Alternative Names
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English (134)