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BYINGTON FAMILY PAPERS: PART 2
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Blaine, James G.
2/27/1882

DESCRIPTION: Printed Pamphlet by James G. Blaine dated 2/27/1882: "Memorial Address on the Life and Character of James Abram Garfield. Delivered before both Houses of Congress, at their request, in the Hall of the House of Representatives." Washington, 1882.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
1900

DESCRIPTION: 4 Autograph Postcards dated 1900-1906 from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington; sent from Naples. Comforts George on the loss of his mother, invites him to Naples, and other matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
2/7/1901 - 4/2/1901

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 Autograph Postcards dated 2/7/1901 and 4/2/1901 from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington; sent from Naples. Refers to un upcoming visit to New York by A. Homer to see George.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
6/1/1903 - 3/26/1904

DESCRIPTION: 3 Autograph Postcards dated 1903-1904 from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington; sent from Naples.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
2/19/1905 - 10/4/1906

DESCRIPTION: 3 Autograph Postcards dated 1905-1906 from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington; sent from Naples to Flushing, Long Island, New York. Includes postcard sent from Amalfi, Grand Hotel dei Cappuccini.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated Autograph Postcard from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington, mentioning how the King of Italy took off his hat out of respect for an American flag flying from Byington's residence; sent from Naples. Also mentions volcanic activity in Naples.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
undated

DESCRIPTION: 3 undated Autograph Postcards depicting and referring to volcanic activity in Naples; sent from Naples.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
undated

DESCRIPTION: 3 undated Autograph Postcards from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington; sent from Naples.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
undated

DESCRIPTION: 4 undated Autograph Postcards from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington, regarding the Neapolitan market, plans to visit the United States, and other matters; sent from Naples.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
undated

DESCRIPTION: 3 undated Autograph Postcards from A. Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington; sent from Naples.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Byington, A. Homer to Byington, George Richmond
undated

DESCRIPTION: 2 undated Autograph Postcards from A, Homer Byington to his grandson George Richmond Byington; sent from Naples.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 Byington, Stewart W.
1/30/1906

DESCRIPTION:

1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 1/30/1906 to Stewart W. Byington, regarding the death of a mother; sent from Naples. Also, 1 Autograph Letter Signed to George Richmond Byington, indicating that Christmas gifts were received..

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Byington, A. Homer - Postcards to Him
1902

DESCRIPTION: 5 Postcards dated 1902 to A. Homer Byington.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Byington, A. Homer - Postcards to Him
1903

DESCRIPTION: 8 Postcards dated 1903 to A. Homer Byington.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Byington, A. Homer - Postcards to Him
1904

DESCRIPTION: 19 Postcards dated 1904 to A. Homer Byington.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Byington, A. Homer - Postcards to Him
1905

DESCRIPTION: 20 Postcards dated 1905 to A. Homer Byington.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Byington, A. Homer - Postcards to Him
undated

DESCRIPTION: 14 Undated Postcards to A. Homer Byington.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Byington, A. Homer - Postcards to Him
undated

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous Postcards found among the Byington Family Papers: Part 2.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 Byington, A. Homer - Photograph
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated photograph of A. Homer Byington.

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Byington, Harriet Sophia Richmond - Photograph
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated photograph of Harriet Sophia Richmond Byington. Taken by E. Lewis, Main Street, Norwalk, Connecticut.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Byington, Aaron - Deed
1822

DESCRIPTION: Aaron Byington deed from Garret H. Newkirk and Amelia Newkirk dated 1822.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Byington, A. Homer - Obituary
1910

DESCRIPTION: Obituaries and death notices for A. Homer Byington dated 1910.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 Byington's View on Great Events
1910

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper clipping dated 1910: "Byington's Views on Great Events."

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Clay, Henry
4/12/1842

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Document, an invitation to a ball in honor of Henry Clay dated 4/12/1842.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 editorial letter
5/23/1865

DESCRIPTION: Editorial letter dated 5/23/1865 about the conspirators in the Lincoln assassination.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 "Evening Press"
2/1/1869

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper: "The Evening Press" dated New York 2/1/1869.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Ferry, O. S.
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated engraving of O.S. Ferry. Includes Printed Signed by Ferry.

Box: 1 Fold: 28 Ford's Theater
4/1865

DESCRIPTION: Original pen-and-ink drawing, 11 by 7 3/4 inches, [April 1865], depicting the exterior front, exterior rear, and stage of Ford's Theatre and a carefully annotated drawing of the escape route taken by John Wilkes Booth immediately following the shooting of President Abraham Lincoln. Shows the various parts of Ford's Theater and the escape route taken by Booth out of Ford's Theater.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Garfield, James A.
2/27/1882

DESCRIPTION: 1 Card: "Memorial Service of James Abram Garfield" dated 2/27/1882. Lists the eulogy as being given by James G. Blaine. Printed Signature by John Sherman and William McKinley, Jr. Includes engraved image of Garfield.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Gettysburg
1863

DESCRIPTION: 1 Printed Map: "Map of the Battle of Gettysburg, Pa. July 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, 1863. Showing Line of Battle on P.M. of 2nd. Prepared by Wm H. Willcox, Captn. & A.D.C. on maj. Gen. Reynolds' Staff."

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Gettysburg
1863

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper Clipping: "Order of Procession for the Inauguration of the National Cemetery at Gettysburg, Pa., on the 19th November, 1863.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Grant, Ulysses S.
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 Photograph of Ulysses S. Grant. Portrait style. "Boudoir Portrait. A. Bogardus, New York."

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Grant, Ulysses S.
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated engraving of Ulysses S. Grant. "Engraved and Printed in the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, U.S. Treasury Department, George B. McCartee and George W. Casilear."

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Grant, Ulysses S.
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated engraving of Ulysses S. Grant. Engraved by R.R. Hall's Sons, New York.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Greeley, Horace
undated

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper clippings regarding Horace Greeley.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 "Hartford Times"
3/21/1908

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper Clipping from the "Hartford Times:" "Memories of the Civil War Days." Dated 3/21/1908.

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Lincoln, Abraham
1865

DESCRIPTION: Fourteen inches of black fringe from the funeral bier of Abraham Lincoln, identified in the handwriting of A. Homer Byington, who had accompanied the body from Washington to Springfield for burial.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Lincoln, Abraham
undated

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper clippings regarding Abraham Lincoln, undated. Includes "Lincoln As a Boy" and "A Story of the War and President Lincoln Told by Detective Carter."

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Nicolay, John G.
1881

DESCRIPTION: 1 book by John N. Nicolay, "The Outbreak of Rebellion." New York: Scribner's Sons, 1881. Inscribed by Nicolay to Stewart W. Byington.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 "Norwalk Gazette"
5/11/1853

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper: "Norwalk Gazette" dated 5/11/1853.

Box: 1 Fold: 41 Republican National Convention
6/16/1896

DESCRIPTION: 2 tickets dated 6/16/1896 to the Republican National Convention in St. Louis. One good for the first day only, and the other good for the fourth day only.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Sturdivant, Cyrus
7/11/1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 Autograph Letter Signed dated 7/11/1876 from Cyrus Sturdivant, general agent and treasurer of the Portland, Bangor, and Machias Steamboat Company, to A. Homer Byington, telling him not to be bashful about asking for a favor. Sent from Portland, Maine to Norwalk, Connecticut. Enclosed is a complimentary trip pass on the Portland, Bangor, and Machias Steamboat Company. Also includes a conductor's check for the New York and New Haven Railroad.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 "Sun, The"
7/6/1896

DESCRIPTION: Newspaper clipping: "The Sun," 1896.

Box: 1 Fold: 44 Waterberry, Sarah
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated photograph of Old Aunt Sarah Waterberry.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 Webster, Daniel
1/7/1851

DESCRIPTION: 1 Document Signed by Daniel Webster dated Washington, Department of State 1/7/1851, To Isaac H, Brownson, Judge of U.S. District Court for the northern district of Florida, Regarding delivery of the ninth volume of Howard's Reports.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 Young, Brigham
undated

DESCRIPTION: Stereopticon view, albumen photograph of Brigham Young, no date [1870], by C.R. Savage of the Pioneer Art Gallery, East Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah. Done for Savage's series: "Photographic Scenes in Utah, Arizona, Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming Territories, Views of the Most Interesting Points on the Union Pacific, Central Pacific, and Utah Central Railroads, Groups of Indians, and Portraits of the Representative Men of Utah." Savage was the leading photographer of the Mormons.

Box: 1 Fold: 47 Unidentified
undated

DESCRIPTION: Undated unidentified photograph of two girls.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 Miscellaneous
undated

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings found among the Byington Family Papers: Part 2.

Box: 2 Fold: 1 Homer Morrison Byington, Jr.
2001

DESCRIPTION: Typed family history manuscript written by Homer M. Byington, III about Homer Morrison Byington, Jr. Dated 2001.

Box: 2 Fold: 2 A. Homer Byington
2001

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Lawrence E. Hinkle: "Getting Ahead: Aaron Homer Byington and Harriet Sophia Richmond at Norwalk, Washington, and Naples, 1826-1910." Dated 2001.

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