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Oliver Ingraham Lay, Charles Downing Lay, and Lay family papers, 1789-2000, bulk circa 1870s-1996

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2.4: Writings and Notes , 1884-1917

This subseries contains Charles Downing Lay's notebooks, school essays, and various notes. Two notebooks contain Lay's class notes when he was a student at Columbia University; also included are printed material, loose notes, and sketches of architectural design elements. Some notes and writings relate to the Century Association. Found in Laura Gill Lay's files are a miniature notebook of transcribed literary quotations, essays, draft versions of letters and essays, and scattered diary entries. There are also miscellaneous writings and notes of various Lay family members.
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Student Notebooks by Charles Downing Lay, 1884-1904, undated
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Student Notebooks by Charles Downing Lay, 1898-1899
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Essays by Charles Downing Lay, circa 1890s
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45
Various Notes and Writings by Charles Downing Lay, 1909-1913
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Various Notes and Writings Regarding the Century Association by Charles Downing Lay, circa 1900s
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Various Notes to Laura Lay by Charles Downing Lay, circa 1900s
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Various Writings by Laura Gill Lay, 1899-1917, undated
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Miscellaneous Writings and Notes by Lay Family Members, undated
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54

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