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James D. Smillie and Smillie family papers, 1853-1957

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Series 5: Other Family Members , circa 1880s-1957
0.2 Linear feet
Box 5

There are materials relating to other members of the Smillie Family, including the children of George and Helen Jacobs Smillie--Sheldon, Charles, Gordon, and William Smillie.
The series is arranged as 3 subseries.
  • 5.1: Correspondence, 1895-1943
  • 5.2: Personal Business Records, 1957
  • 5.3: Photographs, 1880-circa 1910
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
5.1: Correspondence, 1895-1943
Found are two pieces of correspondence to Gordon Smillie and Charles Smillie.
Description Container
Grandma Jacobs to Charles Smillie, 1895
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Walter Pierce to Gordon Smillie, 1943
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5.2: Personal Business Records, 1957
Found is a list of works of art by Smillie family members.
Description Container
Lists of Works of Art by Smillie Family Members, 1957
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5.3: Photographs, 1880-circa 1910
Found is Sheldon Smillie's scrapbook of photographs that depict exteriors and interiors of homes in Cohassett and Westport Point; landscapes; works of art by George Smillie; family members; disasters and tragedies in New York City including the Windsor Hotel fire, a fire at the Pulitzer residence, and the collapse of a shore wall at the navy yard in Brooklyn; and weddings and other family events. There is also a portrait of William Smillie.
Description Container
Sheldon Smillie's Scrapbook, 1898-circa 1910
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Unknown Portrait, circa 1898
Photograph tucked into scrapbook.
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William Smillie, circa 1880s
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