Williams family papers

Using these materials

Shelving Summary

  • Boxes 1-2: Shelved in SPEC MSS record center cartons
  • Boxes 3-5: Shelved in SPEC MSS manuscript boxes (1 inch)
  • Oversize: Shelved in SPEC MSS oversize boxes (17 inches)

Access Information

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

MSS 0353, Williams family papers, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Related Materials in this Repository

MSS 0314, Rush family papers: These papers contain the papers of Julia Williams Rush (1833–1898), the only daughter of Samuel Rush and Anne Wilmer. Julia W. Rush married Alexander Biddle in 1855. Her papers include substantial correspondence to and from her father Samuel Rush and brother William Rush. Some of the correspondence from Samuel Rush discusses the Choctaw Commission. This collection also contains photographs of Julia Biddle and her children. Preserved as well are annotated copies of the 1943 Parke-Bennet Gallery catalogs of the Alexander Biddle papers which included at least one letter to Dr. Benjamin Rush preserved in this collection.

MSS 0327, Biddle family papers: These papers contain the papers of Julia Williams Rush (1833-1898), the only daughter of Samuel Rush and Anne Wilmer. Julia W. Rush married Alexander Biddle in 1855. Her papers include substantial correspondence to and from her father Samuel Rush and brother William Rush. Some of the correspondence from Samuel Rush discusses the Choctaw Commission. This collection also contains photographs of Julia Biddle and her children. Preserved as well are annotated copies of the 1943 Parke-Bennet Gallery catalogs of the Alexander Biddle papers which included at least one letter to Dr. Benjamin Rush preserved in this collection.

MSS 0331, William Saulsbury, Jr., papers

MSS 0349, Dorsey W. Lewis papers

Conditions Governing Use

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