WorldCat Identities

Brooks family

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Works: 825 works in 1,006 publications in 1 language and 4,933 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History  Genealogy  Photographs  Personal correspondence  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: B1173.E5, 929.2
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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

Land-Smith-Brooks collection( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family papers by Iveson L Brookes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chiefly personal correspondence, including letters from Iveson Brookes to his son, Walker J. Brookes, relating to family matters and religious advice; together with business correspondence and financial documents, relating to Walker J. Brookes's plantation near Macon, Ga., and his corn and cotton crops. Other correspondents include Iveson Brookes's wife, Harriet Estes Brookes, and her father, E.A. Estes
Papers by Brooks family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Items of Peter Chardon Brooks (1767-1849), including two letters from Brooks to Nathaniel Cutting (1793) and an 1803 insurance policy, letters from Brooks to his son Sidney (1845-48), and papers pertaining to his estate. Also, materials illustrating Brooks family transactions with the Proprietors of the Middlesex Canal and the Metropolitan Sewerage Commission (Massachusetts); items concerning the Mystic Valley Parkway, the Brooks properties in Medford and Winchester, and Grace Church in Medford (including a letter of Bishop Lawrence and a contract with John La Farge for a window); and Brooks utility bills. Family members represented include P.C. Brooks II and III and Gorham Brooks
Brook family by Brook family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Brook family papers consist of photographs, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, and genealogy notes. The bulk of the collection is photographic material. The majority of the photographic images are of family members but there are photographs of events at Haslett High School and buildings where family members resided. There are six family portrait albums, fourteen cased 19th century photographic portrait images (daguerreo-, ambro-, and tintypes), and over 100 loose photographic images (tintype and print). The albums are mostly undated and of unidentified family members. Identified photographs have been arranged into separate folders. Unidentified photographs have been arranged by size and type
Smith family papers by Smith family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of Martha Bracken Smith, including letters to mother concerning life as missionary, essay on the role of women written as student at Washington Female Seminary, and memoranda on her life written by her husband, James I. Smith, Presbyterian missionary in Michigan's Upper Peninsula; and miscellaneous genealogical and family material
Tucker-Brooke papers by Tucker (Family :( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, 1850-1885, of the Tucker and Brooke families of Ashland, Richmond and Winchester, Va. and Salvington," Stafford County, Va. Chiefly letters written to Anne Evelina (Hunter) Tucker by her daughter Virginia Sarah (Tucker) Brooke and by Janes S. Tucker. Includes letters written to St. George Tucker Brooke by his father Henry Laurens Brooke and David Tucker Brooke and others
Brookes Family Manuscript List by Brooks family( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A manuscript list of the descendants of Mayor and Elizabeth Brookes
Papers by Brooks family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of the Brooks family of Boston and Medford, Mass., mostly family correspondence. Includes Edward, Samuel, Thomas, Peter C., and Cotton B. Brooks; John, Thomas, and Joanna C. Brown; Nathaniel and John B. Cutting; Ward Chipman; and Samuel C. Gray, among other family members. There are also two sermons by Rev. John Brown, delivered 1766 and 1772
Brooke family genealogy by Brooke family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Typed genealogy of the English origins of the Brooke and Forester families from about 837 A.D., including a description of Bamborough Castle in Northumberland
McEntire-Brooke family papers : (1745-1995)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Diaries, correspondence, genealogical information (1745-1982), a business history, account books, trip diaries, a commercial lease, addresses, memoranda, schoolwork, certificates, statements, and other documents pertaining to the McEntire, Brooke, Power, Taylor, Nash, & related families and the Duplex Spring Bed Co., later McEntire Bros., of Muscatine & Burlington, Iowa, and Topeka, Kan
Papers of the Brooke family by Brooke family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Legal documents of the Brooke and related Bowie families about land in Calvert and Prince Georges counties, Md. constitute the bulk of the collection. There are patents, deeds, a will, survey reports, depositions, and a sheriff's order. There are also an account, a bill of lading, and bills of exchange from the tobacco trade
Scrapbook, 1836-1933 by Preston S Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Scrapbook, 1836-1933, consisting of newspaper clippings reporting Brooks' career in the Mexican War and in the U.S. Congress; the severe beating, 22 May 1856, by Representative Brooks on Senator Charles Sumner with a cane in retaliation for a speech that Sumner delivered that argued for the admission of Kansas as a free state and against the political strengh of the "slave power" that controlled legislation in Congress; news items reporting on the subsequent public reaction to the caning; obiturary notices and editorial tributes at the time of Brooks' death in 1857, and printed broadside, 1857, "Arrangements for the Reception of the Remains of Hon. Preston S. Brooks."
by Phillips Brooks( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Primarily letters to Brooks from many various correspondents and long runs of letters between Brooks and his family. There is also correspondence of other Brooks family members. Also includes diaries, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and photographs
William Gray Brooks family papers by William Gray Brooks( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains 22 issues of "The One Hoss Shay," handwritten family newspapers printed on a hectograph by Julia Gibbs (later Addison) of Brookline, Mass., ca. 1886-1888. Julia was Harriette Hall (Lovett) Brooks' niece. The newspapers feature short notices of family news, poems and stories by various contributors, sketches by artist Charles Dana Gibson (Julia's cousin), and announcements and reviews of plays and shows
Brooke family/Anita Spring : by Brooke family( )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Included are snapshots of the house and cottage at "Anita Spring," snapshots taken during and after the 1937 flood in Louisville, and some Brooke family photos probably taken in Va. Identified persons include Anita Gray Brooke Strother (Mrs. Ralph Strother, Jr.), Anita Anderson Gray Berry, Doctor James T. Berry, Henry W. Gray, Miss Mamie Gray, Anita Berry Brooke, Robert Spottswood Brooke, Margaret Brooke, Belle Brooke, John F. Brooke, Mary Botts Berkeley Brooke, and General Richard S. Ewell
Brooke Family papers by Brooke Family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Diaries, correspondence, travel journals, business records, poetry, sketches, printed ephemera, memorabilia, and photographs of various members of the Brooke family, owners of "Falling Green."
Brooks family papers by Brooks family( )

1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Civil war diary of Albion D. Brooks and papers collected by his brother-in-law, Samuel C. Kingman. Brooks was a member of the Eighth Connecticut Infantry, Company A. He enlisted at Annapolis, MD, 26 November 1861 and was mustered-in a Private. He was promoted Corporal on 28 March 1862 and to Sergeant on 17 September 1862. Brooks was again promoted, to First Sergeant, on 25 September 1862 and was mortally wounded in action at Cold Harbor, VA, on 2 June 1864 and died the next day. Kingman lived for many years in Bridgeport, Connecticut. The papers include a newspaper clipping of the letter sent to Kingman describing Brooks' death
Of the advancement and proficience of learning, or, The partitions of sciences, IX bookes by Francis Bacon( Book )

1 edition published in 1640 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Of free trade and native interests : the Brookes and the economic development of Sarawak, 1841-1941
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