Goodrich Sampler

The Skinner Auction House of Boston recently put this Goodrich Sampler up for auction. It records the marriage of Capt. Jeremiah Goodrich and Jemima Tryon and the birth and deaths dates of all their children. Jeremiah and Jemima were by

Goodrich Sampler

The Skinner Auction House of Boston recently put this Goodrich Sampler up for auction. It records the marriage of Capt. Jeremiah Goodrich and Jemima Tryon and the birth and deaths dates of all their children. Jeremiah and Jemima were by

~ An entire stranger to me

James Griffing did write the letter he promised to send to Mr. Ostrander giving the particulars of Nelson Ostrander’s death. In return, he received the following letter from William Seward, Jr. — a brother of Nelson’s fiancée. 27 Beaver Street,

~ An entire stranger to me

James Griffing did write the letter he promised to send to Mr. Ostrander giving the particulars of Nelson Ostrander’s death. In return, he received the following letter from William Seward, Jr. — a brother of Nelson’s fiancée. 27 Beaver Street,

~ Jake Orcutt’s Capture by the rebels

James J. Goodrich, William F. Creitz, & Jacob D. Orcutt Company A, 5th Kansas Volunteer Cavalry Kansas Historical Society Only two letters from Private James Goodrich to his sister Augusta survive from the three years he served with Company A

~ Jake Orcutt’s Capture by the rebels

James J. Goodrich, William F. Creitz, & Jacob D. Orcutt Company A, 5th Kansas Volunteer Cavalry Kansas Historical Society Only two letters from Private James Goodrich to his sister Augusta survive from the three years he served with Company A

~ Ralph Goodrich writes from Hobart College

Augusta Goodrich’s younger brother Ralph attended Hobart College in Geneva, New York, from 1855 to 1858. These two letters were written from Ralph to his sister Augusta near the close of his Junior year and near the beginning of his

~ Ralph Goodrich writes from Hobart College

Augusta Goodrich’s younger brother Ralph attended Hobart College in Geneva, New York, from 1855 to 1858. These two letters were written from Ralph to his sister Augusta near the close of his Junior year and near the beginning of his

~ Jordan is a hard road to travel

This letter was written by Mortimer Gilbert ¹ (1827-1916), a master carpenter, who lived with master builder Daniel Elmore in Ulysses, Tompkins County, New York in 1850. After returning from Kansas, he apparently took up residence in Jackson, Michigan where he

~ Jordan is a hard road to travel

This letter was written by Mortimer Gilbert ¹ (1827-1916), a master carpenter, who lived with master builder Daniel Elmore in Ulysses, Tompkins County, New York in 1850. After returning from Kansas, he apparently took up residence in Jackson, Michigan where he

~ Crystal Palace surpassed our anticipations

These letters were sent to Augusta Goodrich from her friend Sarah Maria Wright and her cousin Lucy, both Hartford, Connecticut residents in 1854. They provide a glimpse into Hartford society during the winter of 1853-1854. Hartford [Connecticut] February 1, 1854

~ Crystal Palace surpassed our anticipations

These letters were sent to Augusta Goodrich from her friend Sarah Maria Wright and her cousin Lucy, both Hartford, Connecticut residents in 1854. They provide a glimpse into Hartford society during the winter of 1853-1854. Hartford [Connecticut] February 1, 1854

~ Trustin B. Kinder Slain at Battle of Buena Vista

Trustin Brown Kinder was the oldest child of Isaac and Maria Kinder, the proprietors of the boarding house in which James S. Griffing made his temporary home while living in Indianapolis from February to September, 1852. Trustin was born in

~ Trustin B. Kinder Slain at Battle of Buena Vista

Trustin Brown Kinder was the oldest child of Isaac and Maria Kinder, the proprietors of the boarding house in which James S. Griffing made his temporary home while living in Indianapolis from February to September, 1852. Trustin was born in