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RG 30/21 - George Frederick Wright (1838-1921)
Inventory
An asterisk (*) indicates restricted records.

Series I. Appointment Books, 1897, 1899  (0.05 l.f.)

Box 1

Appointment Books, 1897 (2), 1899 (2)

Series II. Biographical File, 1868-1968, n.d.  (0.15 l.f.)

Box 1 (cont.)

Biographical File, 1883, 1900-05, 1917-22, 1968, n.d.
Genealogical Material, 1868-1963

Oversize Box

Certificates, 1867-1895, n.d. (8 items)
Diplomas, 1859, 1862, 1887 (3 items)
Passports, 1891, 1900 (2 items)

Series III. Contracts and Agreements, 1879-1920  (0.05 l.f.)

Subseries 1. G.F.W. publications, 1879-1916

Box 1 (cont.)

Contracts and Agreements, 1879-1916

Subseries 2. Bibliotheca Sacra, 1912-1920

Box 1 (cont.)

Contracts, 1912-1920

Series IV. Correspondence Files, 1811-1921, n.d.  (10.55 l.f.)

Subseries 1. Calendared Correspondence 1850-1921, n.d.

(see Victor Lytle’s seven volume calendar and index)

Boxes 1-25

Incoming and outgoing correspondence (arranged chronologically), 1850-1921

Subseries 2. Incoming Letters (not calendared), 1876-1915, n.d.

Box 25 (cont.)

Incoming correspondence (arranged alphabetically), 1876-1910

List of correspondents

Abbott - Owen (12f)

Box 26

Owen - Williams (18f)

Box 27

Incoming correspondence (arranged chronologically), 1879-1915, n.d.
Calendar

Subseries 3. Miscellaneous Family Letters, 1811-1915

Box 27 (cont.)

Correspondence, 1811-1869 (3f)
Correspondence re Second Congregational Church, Oberlin, Ohio, 1907-1915

Subseries 4. Select Letters in the R. B. Hayes Library, 1913-1914

Box 27 (cont.)

Outgoing letters to the Hayes family (photocopies), 1913-14

Series V. Diaries, 1875, 1877, 1879 (0.05 l.f.)

Box 27 (cont.)

Diaries, 1875, 1877, 1879 (3 vol.)

Series VI. Geological Files, 1877-1903, n.d. (1.2 l.f.)

(See also oversize box)

Box 1

Exam questions, 1907
Field notes, 1880, n.d. (3f)
Lectures, n.d. (2f)
Research notes, n.d. (2f)

Box 2

Field notes, 1877-1903, n.d. (43 vol.)

Box 3

Field notes, 1880-85 (4 vol.)
Geological survey descriptions for New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky

Series VII. Ministerial Files, 1863-1881, n.d. (0.2 l.f.)

Box 1

Address by E. Mix at Wright’s installation, Bakersfield 1866
Miscellaneous Material, 1863-1881, n.d. (2f)
Register, Andover Free Church, 1872-1881 (1 vol.)

Series VIII. Miscellaneous Materials, 1817-1912, n.d. (0.25 l.f.)

Box 1

Foreign language material, c. 1900-1901 (2f)
Index compiled by Wright on his readings, c. 1868 (1 vol.)
New Testament given to Wright upon his enlistment, 1861
Miscellaneous Material

Class list, unidentified school, n.d.
Grade book, Select School, Fairhaven, Vermont, c. 1856
Report on Ohio Centennial Forestry Exhibit, 1899
Resolution on protection of archaeological sites, n.d.
Sample ballot for Sturges Voting Machine, c. 1901
Summary of church membership by county in New Connecticut (Ohio), 1817

Miscellaneous Notes, n.d.

“Books Read”
“Population of Palestine”
“Fort Miami”
untitled

Receipted Bills and Receipts, 1886, 1889-90, 1894, 1900-04, 1912, n.d.

Oversize Box

Map of the Johnson Company’s Property in Lorain, Ohio, 1894
Blueprints, Noye Manufacturing Co., Milling Engineers, Buffalo, N.Y., n.d.  (2 items)

Series IX. Newspaper Clippings, 1879-1919, n.d. (3.75 l.f.)

Boxes 1-3

Newspaper Clippings, 1879-1919, n.d.

Series X. Printed Matter, 1860, 1886-1917, 1919, n.d. (0.4 l.f.)

Box 1

Appalachian Mountain Club, 1900-1901
Congregational Club of Cleveland, 1887, 1900-1901
Geology class excursions, 1899-1903
Lecture Advertisements, 1889-1902, n.d. (3f)

(See also oversize material)

Programs upon which Wright appeared, 1886-1917, n.d. (12f)
Temperance, 1905-1916, n.d
Miscellaneous, 1894-1903, 1919, n.d.

Series XI. Sermons and Addresses, 1860-1918, n.d. (2.0 l.f.)

(See Series X for lecture advertisements and programs)

Box 1

Skeletons of sermons preached at Gustavus revival of 1860-61

(includes grades from school taught in Gustavus 1860)

Sermons and addresses, 1860-1873 (5f)

Box 2

Sermons and addresses, 1873-1878 (6f)

Box 3

Sermons and addresses, 1879-1899 (7f)

Box 4

Sermons and addresses, 1900-1918
Sermons and addresses, n.d., A-K (6f)

Box 5

Sermons and addresses, n.d., L-Z (4f)
Sermons and addresses, n.d., not titled (2f)
Printed accounts of addresses, 1886, 1917

Series XII. Student Essays, 1854-1862, n.d. (0.1 l.f.)

Box 1

Essays, 1854-1862, n.d. (2f)

Series XIII. Theological Files, 1893, n.d. (0.9 l.f.)

Box 1 (cont.)

Extracts and notes on readings, n.d.
Lectures. n.d. (6f)
Notes, n.d. (3f)

Box 2

Notebooks, n.d. (9 vol.)

Box 3

Notebooks, 1893, n.d. (8 vol.)

Series XIV. Topical Files, 1866-1867, 1875-1877, 1881, 1885, 1888-1897, 1919-1920, n.d. (0.4 l.f.)

Box 1

Baldwin, Judge Charles Candee, 1881, 1888. 1890-1895 (3f)
Evolution, 1876-1878, n.d.
History of Sunday Schools in Ohio, 1866-1867, 1876, 1892, n.d. (2f)
Holbrook, Z. Swift (re attack on Holbrook's character), 1895
Oberlin College, 1897, 1919, n.d.
Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society, 1885, 1892-1893, 1920, n.d.
World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, 1892-1893           

 

 
 
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