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Dorothy Mayo Harvey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-110

Scope and Content

The collection consists larely of material used by D.M. Harvey in her book, Our Topsham Tapestry, a genealogical and historical account of major founding families of Topsham, Vermont. These families are: the Bills, Harveys, Hights and Nelsons. A copy of the book is found in folder one and within it the miscellaneous materials of the collection are brought together. Included in the collection are numerous photographs (some not used in the book), clippings, correspondence, and notes of family members. Of particular interest is a very well preserved photograph of the Bill sisters (ca.1860) found in folder twenty.

Dates

  • 1913-1977, undated

Creator

Access:

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights:

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Extent

1.0 Linear feet (1 carton)

Overview

The collection consists largely of material used by D.M. Harvey in her book, Our Topsham Tapestry, a genealogical and historical account of major founding families of Topsham, Vermont.

Physical Location

Library Research Annex; contact uvmsc@uvm.edu for access.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Dorothy Mayo Harvey

Separated Materials

History of the Bill Family, edited by Ledyard Bill (1867)
Title
Guide to the Dorothy Mayo Harvey Papers
Status
Completed
Date
1998
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Vermont Libraries, Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Silver Special Collections Library
48 University Place, Room B201
Burlington Vermont 05405 U.S.A. US
(802) 656-2138
(802) 656-4038 (Fax)