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John C. Parker Papers 1817-1950, n.d.

Correspondence, 1822-1939, n.d.
Catalog Number: M143.1


                Box      1         
                 Folder       1    1822 Aug 10 - 1831 Jul 9
                              2    1831 Nov 10 - 1834 Dec 3
                              3    1842 Mar 13 - 1844 Mar 10
                              4    1844 Apr 3 - 1848 Jul 5
                              5    1851 Jan 25 - Dec 16
                              6    1852 Feb 17 - Dec 13
                              7    1853 Jul 3 - 1856 Apr 8
                              8    1856 Jun 4 - 1859 Nov 11
                              9    1860 Mar 2 - Sep 12
                             10    1861 Jan 12 - 1862 Mar 25
                             11    1862 Apr 30 - Jun 30
                             12    1862 Jul 2 - 1863 May 10
                             13    1863 Jun 14 - Aug 9
                             14    1863 Nov 9 - 1864 Jul 8
                             15    1864 Jul 10 - Aug 27
                             16    1864 Sep 16 - 1865 Apr 8
                             17    1865 Jul 12 - Aug 4
                             18    1865 Aug 11 - 1866 Feb 21
                             19    1866 Mar 11 - 1867 Apr 25
                             20    1867 Jul 28 - Nov 4
                             21    1867 Dec 2 - 1869 Aug 17
                             22    1870 Aug 23 - 1874 Mar 5
                             23    1877 May 6 - 1881 Sep 3
                             24    1881 Sep 11 - Dec 4
                             25    1881 Dec 9 - 1882 Feb 5
                             26    1882 Feb 26 - Apr 16
                             27    1882 Apr 28 - Oct 22
                             28    1882 Oct 26 - Dec 11
                             29    1883 Jan 14 - Feb 25
                             30    1883 Mar 3 - May 13
                             31    1883 May 19 - Oct 21
                             32    1883 Oct 28 - Dec 16
                             33    1884 Jan 10 - Feb 2
                             34    1884 Feb 12 - Mar 30
                             35    1884 May 3 - Jul 6
                             36    1884 Oct 5 - Dec 13
                             37    1885 Feb 8 - Apr 12
                             38    1885 Apr 19 - Jun 7
                             39    1885 Jun 14 - Aug 17
                             40    1885 Aug 25 - Oct 25
                             41    1885 Nov 8 - 1886 Jan 17
                             42    1886 Jan 26 - Mar 14
                             43    1886 Mar 21 - May 16
                             44    1886 May 25 - Jun 16
                             45    1886 Sep 4 - Oct 4
                             46    1886 Oct 30 - Dec 30
                             47    1887 Jan 2 - Jan 16
                             48    1887 Jan 28 - Mar 12
                             49    1887 Mar 18 - May 29
                             50    1887 Jun 5 - Sep 25
                             51    1887 Oct 1 - Nov 13
                             52    1887 Nov 20 - 1888 Jan 
                             53    1888 Jan 15 - Feb 19
                             54    1888 Feb 26 - Apr 2
                             55    1888 Apr 4 - May 6
                             56    1888 May 15 - Sep 30
                             57    1888 Oct 14 - 1889 Jan 10
                             58    1889 Jan 20 - Feb 3
                             59    1889 Feb 23 - Apr 21
                             60    1889 May 26 - Jan 17
                             61    1890 Jan 22 - Feb 23
                             62    1890 Mar 2 - Apr 9
                             63    1890 Apr 14 - June 1
                             64    1890 Jun 8 - Oct 12
                             65    1890 Oct 19 - 1891 Jan 17
                             66    1891 Jan 24 - Mar 11
                             67    1891 Mar 15 - May 26
                             68    1891 May 31 - Sep 25
                             69    1892 Jul 8 - Jul 31
                             70    1892 Aug 2 - 1893 Aug 16
                             71    1893 May 1 - May 28
                             72    1893 Jun 3 - Oct 17
                             73    1899 Aug 18 - Nov 26
                             74    1899 Dec 13 - 1901 May 24
                             75    1902 Jan 23 - Oct 10
                             76    1902 Oct 17 - Dec 31
                             77    1902 (n.d.)
                             78    1903 Feb 24 - Jul 3
                             79    1903 Jul 8 - 1904 Apr 14
                             80    1904 Apr 24 - Oct 2
                             81    1904 Oct 27 - Dec 30
                             82    1904 (n.d.)
                             83    1905 (n.d.)
                             84    1905 Jan 15 - Oct 5
                             85    1905 Oct 9 - 1906 Jan 28
                             86    1906 Oct 12 - 1909 Feb 23
                             87    1909 Jul 8 - 1910 Jun 28
                             88    1910 Jul 7 - Sep 2
                             89    1910 Sep 15 - 1911 Aug 30
                             90    1911 Sep 10 - 1912 Aug 15
                             91    1913 Mar 14 - 1939 Aug 15
                          92-98    n.d.
  

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Labrador Expedition, 1891

Catalog Number: M143.2


                Box      1         
                 Folder      99    Clippings
                            100    Correspondence (mostly John C. Parker to   
                                    parents), 1891
                Volume   1         Diary of John C. Parker, 1891
                         2         Journal of John C. Parker, 1891
                Box      1         
                            101    Miscellaneous Manuscripts
                            102    Theatre Program
  

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Journals and Diaries, 1817-1904

Catalog Number: M143.3


                Box      1         
                 Folder     103    Autograph Book, 1880s
                            104    Diaries, 1820s, 1901 - 1904
                            105    "Journey to Connecticut" 1865
                            106    Notebook of Miriam Wood, 1817
  

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Legal, Financial and Military Records, 1820-1926, n.d.

Catalog Number: M143.4


    Folio     Box      C-1         Authorization for John S. Parker to be     
                                    Aid-de-Camp
                                   Authorization for J. S. Parker to be       
                                    Justice of the Peace
                Box      1         
                 Folder     109    Documents and Certificates (Misc)
                            110    Documents and Certificates (Misc)
                            111    Finances, town of Lebanon, 1850,1852-1853
                            112    Land tax assessments for town of Lebanon,  
                                    N.H., 1870-1881 & n.d.
                            113    Military papers of Clement, John S. and    
                                    John C. Parker
                            114    Military resignation of Clement Parker
                            115    Teaching certificate of Maria Wood
                            116    Will and Evaluation of John S. Parker,     
                                    1910; and Jennie Parker, 1926
                            117    Will Dispute Correspondence, 1911
                            118    Will Dispute Resolution, 1912
                            119    Wills and Deeds, 1847 - 1910
                            120    Wills, Rev. Clement Parker 1816 - 1819
  

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Family Papers, 1816-1931, n.d.

Catalog Number: M143.5


                Box      2         
                                   Education:
                 Folder       1     Bridgham Grammar School Commencement      
                                     Address re: Peary
                              2     Bowdoin College Miscellaneous Materials
                              3     Bowdoin College Newspaper Clippings
                              4     Dissertation on Pneumonia by John S.      
                                     Parker
                              5     Francistown, Berwick, Lebanon, and East   
                                     Lebanon Academics, 1848-1882
                              6     High School & Prep. School Misc.,         
                                     1879-1882 & n.d.
                                   Funerary Materials:
                              7     Mr. & Mrs. John S. & Mr. & Mrs. John C.
                              8     Newspaper Clippings
                                   Genealogy:
                              9     Parker Family
                             10     Parker & Howkin Families
                             11     Wood, Maj. David, fact sheet of life and  
                                     lineage
                                   Miscellaneous:
                             12     Announcements, calling cards
                             13     Certificates of membership to             
                                     organizations, John C. & John E.
                             14     Clippings, Civil War
                             15     Clippings, Parker Family
                             16     Ephemera
                             17     Newspapers, 1863 - 1880
                             18     "Notice of Part. Events" York, Me, 1836
                             19     Papers: "The Literary Art of James Lane   
                                     Allen," and "A Thanksgiving Story"
                             20     Re: Teachers' Associations
                             21     Volumes owned by family
                                   Missionary and Church Materials:
                Volume   1          Clement Parker, Acton Congregational      
                                     Church and Sanford South Church
                Box      2         
                             23     Clement Parker Missionary Papers,         
                                     1816 - 1828
                             24     Clement Parker Missionary Papers,         
                                     1828 - 1829
                             25     Pamphlet, "Slander Refuted" by Rev.       
                                     Guptill, 1873
  

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Images, 1872, n.d.

Catalog Number: M143.6


                Box      2         
                                   Small:
                 Folder      26     Chairs
                                    Ruth Parker, 6 months old
                                    Underwood, David Gleason, 18 May 1872
                                    Unidentified group of two men and four    
                                     women
                                    Unidentified man, tintype
                                    Unidentified man and woman (negative)
                                    Unidentified man on horse
                                    Unidentified man on horse
                                    Unidentified man on horse, c.1, c.2
                                    Unidentified man with weapons, tintype
                                    Unidentified men in buggy
                                    Unidentified men on horses
                                    Unidentified woman, ambrotype
                                   Medium:
                             27     Negatives of unidentified women in        
                                     envelope addressed to Ruth Parker4
                                    John C. Parker
                                    John C. Parker
                                    John C. Parker
                                    John C. Parker
                                    John C. Parker
                                    John C. Parker and friend dressed in      
                                     Inuit clothing
                                    John C. Parker dressed in Inuit clothing
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified child, c.1
                                    Unidentified child, c.2
                             28     Unidentified child, c.1
                                    Unidentified child, c.2
                                    Unidentified child, c.1
                                    Unidentified child, c.2
                                    Unidentified child, c.1
                                    Unidentified child, c.2
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified family, c.1
                                    Unidentified family, c.2
                             29     Unidentified group of 5 men 4 women
                                    Unidentified man
                                    Unidentified man
                                    Unidentified man and child
                                    Unidentified man in Inuit clothing
                                    Unidentified man, woman, child, dog in    
                                     car (postcard)
                                    Unidentified man, woman, child, dog in    
                                     car (postcard)
                                    Unidentified man, woman, child, dog in    
                                     car (postcard)
                                    Unidentified men in car
                                    Unidentified woman, c.1
                                    Unidentified woman, c.2
                                    Unidentified woman
                                    Unidentified woman in dress clothing
                                    Unidentified women, (labled H. Gray)
                                    Unidentified women, (postcard)
                                    Unidentified women and child, c.1
                                    Unidentified women and child, c.2
                                   Large:
                             30     Album "En Route from Providence, RI to    
                                     Lebanon, Me and Franklin, NH"
                                    Bowdoin men in front of Adams Hall
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified baby
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                                    Unidentified child
                             31     Unidentified family
                                    Unidentified man in dress uniform
                                    Unidentified man on horse, c.1
                                    Unidentified man on horse, c.2
                                    Unidentified man on horse
                                    Unidentified man on horse
                                    Unidentified woman
                                    Unidentified woman and child, c.1
                                    Unidentified woman and child, c.2
                                    Unidentified woman with child and baby,   
                                     c.1
                                    Unidentified woman with child and baby,   
                                     c.2
                                   Jumbo:
        Folio     Box  C-1          Unidentified room
                                    Unidentified room
  
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