Skip to main content

Guide to the Edward Perry Warren Papers, 1888-1938

|  
Title:
Edward Perry Warren papers
Creator:
Warren, Edward Perry
ID:
M185
Date [inclusive]:
1888-1938
Date [bulk]:
1888-1910
Extent:
0.25 Linear Feet
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
The collection consists of correspondence between the members of the Warren family from the period 1888-1938. Chief among these are several letters to Susan Warren advising her through her studies at Wellesley College, by her cousins Edward and Caroline Warren.
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Preferred Citation:

Edward Perry Warren Papers, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine

Edward P. Warren (b. Waltham, MA 8 Jan. 1860; d. London, England 29 Dec. 1928) was the son of Westbrook, Maine, paper manufacturer S. D. Warren, and a graduate of Oxford University (1888 & 1911). An authority on classical archaeology, Warren collected classical art, was recipient of an honorary degree from Bowdoin in 1926, and presented more than 600 objects to Bowdoin's Museum of Art.

The collection consists of correspondence between the members of the Warren family from the period 1888-1938. Chief among these are several letters to Susan Warren advising her through her studies at Wellesley College, by her cousins Edward and Caroline Warren. Also included in the collection are: correspondence between Susan and her acquaintances; correspondence regarding the family's financial standing; and an authorization for the distribution of the Estate of Edward Perry Warren.

Edward P. Warren to Susan Warren Wilbur, 1907-1922

box 1 folder 1

Cornelia Warren to Susan Wilbur, 1909-1913

box 1 folder 2

S.D. Warren & Co., Financial Statements, December 1895 - December 1909

box 1 folder 3

S.D. Warren & Co. to Susan C. Rice and Ellen G. Wilbur, 1888-1901

box 1 folder 4

S.D. Warren & Co. to Susan C. Rice and Ellen Wilbur, 1901-1910

box 1 folder 5

Fiske Warren to George Wilbur and Susan Wilbur

box 1 folder 6

Gretchen Warren to Susan Wilbur, 1910

box 1 folder 7

Ellen G. Wilbur and Susan Warren Wilbur, 1893-1907, Miscellaneous Letters

box 1 folder 8

Ellen Wilbur and Susan Wilbur, undated, Miscellaneous Letters

box 1 folder 9

Letters from Edward Perry Warren to Susie (Mrs. Lewellyn) Jones, 1907-1936, undated

box 1 folder 10
Top