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St. Thomas Manor (29 of 39), 1855 - 1911

 File — Box: 61, Folder: 6
Identifier: 119_28_8
St. Thomas Manor (29 of 39)
St. Thomas Manor (29 of 39)

Scope and Contents

Legal papers and other documents related to Chapel Point and Cedar Point Neck:

The [steamer] St. Nicholas; Newsclipping concerns the Sail Scow "Express"; Memorandum of agreement (1859) between C.C. Lancaster and Alfred Nally; Account of Alfred Nally; Letter (Dec. 31, 1864) from George Allen; 2 letters (1866-67) G.D. Alvey; Letter (Sept. 30, 1865) from Edmund Plowden; Statement of Wharfage received from Chapel Point (1866); Letter (Feb. 12, 1868) from A.W. Neale; Three letters (1909) to and from J.J. Hamilton; 2 Letters (1909) to and from John E. Taylor; Postcard (1911) from John F. Ennis; Notes pertaining to the Chapel Point Hotel; Letter (Dec. 3, 1857) from J.L. Hutchinson; Memorandum of agreement (1858) between C.C. Lancaster and Francis Dillahay; Two letters (June, 1870) from John W. Fowler; Letter (June 18, 1870) from C.C. Lancaster to J.W. Fowler; Letter (Dec. 6, 1870) from Francis McAtee, S.J.; Agreement [copy, (1892)] between C.H. Heichemer, S.J., and Thomas E. Speake; Letter (Dec. 26, 1864) from George A. Rogers; Letter (Mar. 16, 1855) from J.R. Trimble; Letter (Nov. 10, 1868) from F.P. Gray and Co.; Letter (Nov. 10, 1868) from E.N. Stonestreet; Petition of Cedar Point Neck to C.C. Lancaster to build wharf at Blossom Point (1878); Letter (Mar. 30, 1878) of Frank Hamilton; Estimate for wharf at Blossom Point (1878); Letter (Feb. 11, 1881) from William M. Brent; Affadavit (1873) of heirs of Henry Savage; Letter (June 15, 1882) from E.N. Stonestreet, S.J., to Fr. Hayes; Letter (Aug. 4, 1865) of Ira B. Seymour to C.C. Lancaster and response (Aug. 7, 1865); Letters (1891) and agreement between C.H. Heichemer, S.J., and the Southern Maryland Development Co, for sale of Cedar Point Neck; Power of attorney (1867) for Bernard Wiget, S.J., to collect war claim money for the Corporation of Roman Catholic Clergymen.

**Former finding aid locations: 119_28_8; 101bR1-101bZ0**


  • 1855 - 1911

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From the Collection: 308 boxes (212 regular boxes, 25 oversized boxes, 58 restricted regular boxes, 13 restricted oversized boxes, plus 14 card catalog drawers )

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Multiple languages


Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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