Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Gay-Otis family papers, 1740-1900

Series II: Manuscripts and Documents

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Subseries II.1: Identified

(Arranged alphabetically by surname)

Box 53 A-D

Box 54 E-K

(For Ebenezer Gay (1792-), Diary of 1792-1810 see Plimpton MS 1920 1810

Box 55 L-N

Box 56 O-Q

(Includes Otis, James Jr: James Otis to James Otis Jr., Accounts, 1748-1758 cited by Waters in History of Childhood Quarterly I (Summer 1973), p. 146 as "Accounts" 1784-1758 fols. 1-6)

Box 57 S-W

Gay Family

Box 58 General

Box 66 Account Books

Box 65 Memorabilia

(Mainly 19th century)

Box 65 Notebooks

(Mainly 19th century)

Box 65 Ms. Book

(Mainly 19th century)

Box 65 Photographs

(Mainly 19th century)

Box 59 Otis Family

Box 60 Otis, Joseph (The United States in acc't with J. Otis 1803-1801)

Subseries II.2: Unidentified Correspondence and Documents


Box 62 Bills and Receipts

Box 64 Unidentifiable correspondence (arranged alphabetically by recipient)

Box 61 Miscellaneous 19th century Gay and Otis Family documents

Box 63 Miscellaneous documents and scraps, mainly 19th century Gay Family