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Collection TitleCL 17  Schmidt Family CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByLaura Nichols
Date Completed:May 2007
Provenance:Donated by Ellen L. Martin.
Notes:

 

Extent.5 linear feet
Date Span1881-1948
Abstract

The Schmidt Family Collection contains various letters, envelopes and cards mailed within the U.S., from Germany, Denmark and Norway from relatives and relations of the German Family.  The Collection also includes photographs, miscellaneous items, two ledgers, and one German Bible. 



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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Envelope sent from Sonderborg, Denmark on March 10, 1925, to Miss Margarethe Schmidt.EnvelopeA0241
Letter sent from Denmark on December 3, 1925 from Jorgen Madsen to Christian A. Schmidt. LetterA0242
Envelope sent from Fredericia, Denmark on January 2, 1926, from D. Bredahl to Christian A. Schmidt.EnvelopeA0243
Envelope sent from Kobenhavn, Denmark in 1930 from A.E. White to Miss Margaret Schmidt.EnvelopeA0244
Letter sent from Newcastle, Scotland, written in Danish, from Jorgen Madsen to Christian A. Schmidt, sent March 7, 1898. Received in Elmira, NY on March 17, 1898.LetterA0245
Letter sent from Newcastle, Scotland on August 22, 1898, written in Danish, from Jorgen Madsen to Christian A. Schmidt. LetterA0246
Letter sent from Odense, Denmark, dated October 1869.Letter (no envelope)A0247
Letter sent from Odense, Denmark, dated August 26, 1911, from Chr. Madsen.LetterA0248
Letter sent from Odense, Denmark, dated October 16, 1911, adressed to Schmidt.Letter (no envelope)A0249
Letter sent from Sonderborg, Denmark, dated December 10, 1922, adressed to Christian.Letter (no envelope)A0250
Letter from Sonderborg, Denmark, dated October 22, 1923, adressed to Christian, signed by Christine.Letter (no envelope)A0251
Envelope sent from Norway on Septemer 14, 1921(?), to Christian A. Schmidt.EnvelopeA0301
Envelope sent through U.S. mail on June 2, 1887 to Chr. A. Schmidt. Received in Elmira, NY on June 6, 1887.EnvelopeA0401
Letter sent from New York City on January 12, 1888, to Christian A. Schmidt from James Leonard. Received in Elmira, NY on January 13, 1888.LetterA0402
Letter sent from Saratoga, NY on June 25, 1892 from Adelie Danforth to Christian A. Schmidt. Received in Elmira, NY on June 27, 1892.LetterA0403
Letter sent from Saratoga, NY on July 12, 1892 from Adelie Danforth to Christian A. Schmidt. LetterA0404
Letter sent from Ideal Portrait Co., New Haven Conn. on April 17, 1894, to Mrs. C.A. Schmidt, concerning a picture of her husband. Received in Elmira, NY on April 18, 1894.LetterA0405
Letter sent from Chautaugua, NY on July 10, 1894 to Christian Schmidt. Received in Elmira, NY on July 10, 1894.LetterA0406
Letter sent from AEtna Life Insurance in Buffalo, NY. Contains a renewal receipt signed by Christian A. Schmidt, and a note regarding the receipt and his premium policy.LetterA0407
Letter sent from AEtna Lefie Insurance Co. to Christian A. Schmidt on September 23, 1895. Includes note and receipts regarding Schmidt's policy.LetterA0408
Envelope sent from Westville, Conn. from Chris Engel to Christian A. Schmidt on November 1, 1895. Received in Elmira, NY on Nov. 2, 1895.EnvelopeA0409
Envelope sent from Westville, Conn. from Chr. Engel to Christian A. Schmidt on January 7, 1896. Received in Elmira, NY on January 8, 1896.EnvelopeA0410
Letter sent on January 13, 1896, adressed to Jennie J. Stotchkiss. Includes two letters, one adressed to Christian and one to Mrs. Stotchkiss.LetterA0411
Envelope sent from Edward Thompson Company, Law Publishers, Northport, Long Island, to Christian Schmidt on January 15, 1896EnvelopeA0412
Letter sent from Westville, Conn. from Christine Engel to Christian A. Schmidt. Includes a letter alond wtih a memorandum from the Sonderborg Bank and two smaller letters. Received in Elmira, NY on March 20, 1897.LetterA0413
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