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Lemuel Adams papers, 1790-1826 | University of Miami Special Collections

By Rudo Kemper

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Predominant Dates:1790-1826

ID: ASM0444

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Formats/Genres: Account books, Genealogies, Letters, Manuscripts

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Lemuel Adams Papers contains a ledger belonging to Lemuel Adams. There are logged transactions from 1792 to 1804, mostly from Hartford, Connecticut; however, the ledger also contains letters written by Adams, a genealogy of the Adams family, and a few dozen poems by Adams with titles ranging from "On Life" to "Description of the Tea Party."

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Adams, Lemuel
Hartford (Conn.) - History - 18th century
United States - History - 1783-1865

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Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Lemuel Adams Papers Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to

Preferred Citation: Lemuel Adams Papers, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

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