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Wheaton, Eliza Baylies Chapin, 1809-1905 (Founder of Wheaton Female Seminary)

 Person

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Eliza Wheaton to Jeannie Lincoln, regarding Wheaton's portrait

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Identifier: https://s3.amazonaws.com/gebbie.archives/WheatonToLincoln04211904.pdf

Eliza Wheaton to Jeannie Lincoln, regarding Wheaton's portrait

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Identifier: https://s3.amazonaws.com/gebbie.archives/WheatonToLincoln04191904.pdf

Grand Tour Journal, 1862

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Scope and Content From the Collection: This collection documents the Wheaton Family and their involvement in the town of Norton, Massachusetts, their founding of and supporting Wheaton Female Seminary, establishing the Norton Public Library, funding alterations to Norton’s Trinitarian Congregational Church, and interactions with townspeople. The largest portion of the collection focuses on Judge Laban Wheaton, Laban Morey Wheaton, and Eliza Baylies Chapin Wheaton. Financial records and property deeds relating to the family...
Dates: 1862

Lydia Folger Fowler M.D. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SMC-003
Scope and Contents

Lydia Folger Fowler's papers include: several biographies written about Lydia; a letter (original and transcription) to Mrs. Wheaton from Lydia’s sister, M. F. Allen, concerning the donation of “In Memoriam” card (1879); correspondence between John T. Miller and the College Librarian about Lydia (1939-1940); and a copy of The Daisy: a Journal of Pure Literature, which features a portrait of, and an article/obituary on, Lydia.

Dates: 1838-2005; 1879 - 1939

Martha Sawyer Holmes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SMC-280
Overview The collection includes materials collected by Martha Sawyer Holmers. The collection includes letters and reports on Wheaton Seminary. The main focus of the collection is Martha Sawyer Holmes' time at Wheaton as the principal from 1842-1846.The collection spans the years of 1839-1946.
Dates: 1839-1846

Photograph of Eliza Wheaton

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Identifier: https://s3.amazonaws.com/gebbie.archives/ElizaWheaton1200dpirecto.tif

Wheaton Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC-001
Abstract The Wheaton Family Collection covers the years 1721-2009. The bulk of the collection relates to the years 1779-1905. The collection shows the activities of an affluent family in the small town of Norton, MA. Laban Morey Wheaton and Eliza Baylies Chapin Wheaton were both active in the community, and established Wheaton Female Seminary. Eliza Baylies Chapin Wheaton contributed a great deal to the town of Norton by helping to renovate the Trinitarian Congregational Church and building the...
Dates: 1721-1994; 1779 - 1905