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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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Envelope sent from Christine Engel, Westville Conn., to Christian A. Schmidt on January 4, 1896. Received in Elmira, NY on January 5, 1896.EnvelopeA0414
Envelope sent to Christian A. Schmidt on August 21, 1899. Received in Elmira, NY on August 22, 1899.EnvelopeA0415
Envelope sent from the Village Treasurer, Elmira Heights, NY, to C.A. Schmidt on February 25, 1901.EnvelopeA0416
Envelope with the adress of Barker, Rose & Clinton Co., Elmira, N.Y. Received in Elmira, NY on June 21, 1901.EnvelopeA0417
Envelope sent from The Prudential Insurance Company to Christian A. Schmidt on January 21, 1902.EnvelopeA0418
Envelope sent from the Chamberlain's Office, Elmira, NY, to C.A. Schmidt on July 18, 1902.EnvelopeA0419
Envelope sent to Christian A. Schmidt on February 3, 1904. Received in Elmira on February 4, 1904.EnvelopeA0420
Envelope sent from Watkins, Colo. to C.A. Schmidt. Received in Elmira, NY on May 14, 1904.EnvelopeA0421
Envelope sent on July 4, 1905 to Christian Schmidt. Received in Elmira, NY on Fuly 4, 1905.EnvelopeA0422
Envelope sent to C.A. Schmidt (Kansas City address)from Elmira, NY, on October 8, 1905.EnvelopeA0423
Letter sent from Los Angeles, California from C. Dyna to Geo. W. Du Nah(?) in Bloomington Ill. on November 26, 1906. Written in German (?)LetterA0424
Envelope sent from the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company to Mrs. Christian Schmidt, on July 27, 1907. Received in Elmira, NY on July 28, 1907.EnvelopeA0425
Envelope sent from Kansas City to C.A. Smith on August 5, 1907.EnvelopeA0426
Letter sent from Clifford Nichols in Kansas City to C.A. Schmidt on August 14, 1907. LetterA0427
Letter sent from Kansas City from C. Madsen to C.A. Schmidt on August 30, 1907. Received in Elmira, NY on September 1, 1907. Written in Danish(?).LetterA0428
Envelope sent from The Prudential Insurance Co. of America, to Christian A. Schmidt, on May 19, 1908. Received in Elmira, NY on May 20, 1908.EnvelopeA0429
Letter sent from George at The Willow Springs Gold Mining Company, Chicago, Illinois, to Christian A. Schmidt. Sent on July 10, 1908, Received in Elmira, NY on July 11, 1908. Includes pamphlet on the mining company.LetterA0430
Envelope sent to Christian Schmidt on August 15, 1908. Received in Elmira, NY on August 15, 1908.EnvelopeA0431
Envelope sent to C.A. Schmidt on August 20, 1908. Received in Elmira, NY on August 22, 1908.EnvelopeA0432
Letter sent from Florence in Scranton, PA to Chris Schmidt,in Elmira, NY, on August 28, 1908. LetterA0433
Letter from the School of Standard Shorthand to Miss Addie Danforth, includes a notice to students. Received in Elmira, NY on October 21, 1908.LetterA0434
Letter from the School of Standard Shorthand to Miss Addie Danforth in Elmira, NY. 1908.LetterA0435
Letter sent from Poppenberg's Pianos and Organs to Christian A. Schmidt, December 7, 1908. Letter informs Schmidt of a gift certificate he has received as part of a contest. Includes gift certificate.LetterA0436
Envelope from the School of Standard Shorthand to Miss Addie Danforth on December 15, 1908. Received in Elmira, NY on December 16, 1908.EnvelopeA0437
Letter from the School of Standard Shorthand to Miss Addie Danforth. 1908. Includes a lesson, advertisement slips for the course and a pen.LetterA0438
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