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Coulton Waugh and Waugh family papers, 1751-1974, bulk 1838-1974

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Series 4: Assorted Waugh Family papers , 1751-1974
1.5 Linear feet
Box 18-19, 30-32, 46, 49

Waugh family papers relate to the Waugh Family as a whole as well as specific material from Clara Waugh, Elizabeth Waugh, Gwen Waugh, Ida Waugh, and Odin Waugh.
This series is arranged as 8 subseries.
  • 4.1: Biographical Materials, circa 1850-1934
  • 4.2: Correspondence, 1864-1941
  • 4.3: Writings and Notes, circa 1910-1960s
  • 4.4: Business and Financial Records, 1921-circa 1960
  • 4.5: Printed Material, 1751-circa 1970
  • 4.6: Scrapbooks, circa 1900-circa 1906
  • 4.7: Photographs, circa 1860-1974
  • 4.8: Artwork, circa 1840-circa 1960
4.1: Biographical Materials, circa 1850-1934
Found are biographical sketches and geneaolgical writings for the Waugh family and a prescription for Odin Waugh.
Description Container
Biographical Sketches and Genealogy of Waugh Family, circa 1850-circa 1890
18
1-2
Prescription, Odin Waugh, 1934
18
3
4.2: Correspondence, 1864-1941
Correspondence is found for Elizabeth, Gwen and Ida Waugh. Letters to Elizabeth Waugh are from book publishers and friends. Gwen Waugh's letters are written to her parents Frederick Judd and Eugenie Waugh. Ida Waugh's letters are written to her husband and from her children.
Description Container
Elizabeth Waugh, 1937-1941
18
4
Gwen Waugh, circa 1910-circa 1913
18
5
Ida Waugh, 1864-1872
18
6
4.3: Writings and Notes, circa 1910-1960s
Writings and notes are by Elizabeth Waugh, Clara Waugh, and are on the Waugh family by others.
Description Container
On Hooked Rugs, by Elizabeth Waugh, circa 1930
18
7
"Why Artists Die Young," by Elizabeth Waugh, circa 1940
18
8
Poetry, by Clara Waugh, circa 1910
18
9
On Waugh Family, by Others, circa 1910-1960s
18
10-12
4.4: Business and Financial Records, 1921-circa 1960
Found are documents relating to the works of art owned by the family, and a personal receipt book from Elizabeth Waugh, and a guest book from the Old China Shop, likely owned by Elizabeth Waugh.
Description Container
Works of Art Owned by Waugh Family, circa 1960
18
13
Receipt Book, Elizabeth Waugh, 1921-1922
18
14
Old China Shop Guest Book, 1932
18
15
4.5: Printed Material, 1751-circa 1970
Found are exibition catalogs, clippings, a collection of historical newspapers, and copies of books written or illustrated by Ida Waugh.
Description Container
Exhibition Catalogs, circa 1920-circa 1970
18
16
Clippings, 1919-1951
18
17-20
Historical Newspapers, 1751, 1807-circa 1900
18
21
Holly Berries, by Ida Waugh, 1881
18
22
Belle's Pink Boots, by Joanna H. Mathers, 1881
Illustrated by Ida Waugh
18
23
4.6: Scrapbooks, circa 1900-circa 1906
Found are two scrapbooks including a scrapbook complied by Elizabeth Jenkinson and a travel scrapbook. Elizabeth Jenkinson's scrapbook includes works of art and reference material for embroidery projects.
Description Container
Elizabeth Jenkinson Scrapbook, circa 1900
Oversized material housed in Box 31, F2
18
24
Travel Scrapbook, circa 1904
18
25
Oversized Elizabeth Jenkinson Scrapbook , circa 1900
From Box 18, F24
31
1
4.7: Photographs, circa 1860-1974
Found are portraits of family members and group photos; snapshots of groups of family members; photos of Waugh family homes; exhibitions; works of art; and a photo album of works of art. Many of the photos are labeled. Within the group photos are many members of the Waugh family including Coulton, Frederick, and Samuel.
Description Container
Portraits and Snapshots of Family and Friends, circa 1860-1945
18
26-33
Waugh Family Homes, circa 1890-1930
18
34-37
Exhibitions, circa 1940-1974
19
1-2
Works of Art, circa 1900-1920s
19
3-4
Negatives, Glass Plates of Works of Art, circa 1900
19
5-6
Photo Album, Fragment, circa 1910
30
2
Photo Album of Works of Art, circa 1910
30
3
Oversized Photos of Works of Art, circa 1920
32
2
4.8: Artwork and Artifacts, circa 1840-circa 1860
Found are sketches by Elizabeth Waugh, Ida Waugh, Odin Waugh, and unsigned sketches. Also found is a pair of antique spectacles.
Description Container
Elizabeth Waugh Artwork, circa 1913-circa 1940
19
7-10
Ida Waugh Artwork, circa 1840-1861
19
11-13
Odin Waugh Artwork, circa 1940-circa 1960
19
14-16
Unsigned Artwork, circa 1900-circa 1930
19
17-18
Antique Spectacles, circa 1830
19
19
Oversized Elizabeth Jenkins Artwork, circa 1900
47
Oversized Unsigned Art, circa 1850
50

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