Fonds BCHS555 - Esty family fonds

Selby Jones and Alice Esty Unidentified parade of men Farrand Chauncey Esty

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Esty family fonds

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  • 1873-1941 (Creation)

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64.5 cm of textual records. - 3 photographs. - 40 diaries.

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The fonds consists of primary and secondary source documents relating to the Esty family of Mansonville. It includes legal documents pertaining to Elwin James Esty (1843-1909), and documents about Farrand Chauncey Esty (1863-1943), son of Franklin James Esty and Mary Eliza Elkins, including his diaries.

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Acc. numbers: 93-24 and 94-43.
Donor: Kenneth Jones, Mansonville.
Acc. number: 2005-08.
Donor: Ruth (Jones) Hastings.


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  • English

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The diaries can be found in the Diary collection. There is an Etsy family bible in the Book collection.

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Creation: February 2023.

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  • English

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