Buzby family manuscript collection
This collection contains land deeds, leases, inheritance documents, and a letter pertaining to the Buzby family of Baltimore, 1850-1923.
- Buzby, David T., d.1899 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research use.
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0.21 Linear Feet (1 half Hollinger box; 1 oversize folder)
Language of Materials
Materials in this collection are arranged chronologically.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Marianna Fisher, November 2019.
Scope and Contents
This collection contains one box of primarily legal documents, including land deeds and last wills, as well as financial records dividing up property after the death of various members of the Buzby family. Also included is one handwritten letter, presumably from Mary M. Buzby to her mother in 1850 describing her domestic life in Wilmington.
- Guide to the Buzby family manuscript collection
- Under Revision
- Mallory Herberger
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Language of description note