COLLECTION GUIDES

1821-1947

Offsite Storage Inventory

Restrictions on Access

The Henry Daland Chandler papers are stored offsite and must be requested at least one business day in advance. Contact the Library at library@masshist.org or (617) 536-1608 to request materials. Please discuss your request with the reading room staff before requesting cartons by barcode.

There are restrictions on the use of this collection. Users must sign an agreement stating that they understand these restrictions before they will be given access to the collection.


Collection Summary

Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence, postcards, poetry and essays, diaries, account books, a recipe book, a household inventory, drawings, sketchbooks, architectural notebooks, and printed material of the Chandler family of Boston, Mass.

Collection Description

Correspondence, postcards, poetry and essays, diaries, account books, recipe book, household inventory, drawings, sketchbooks, architectural notebooks, and printed material of Chandler family of Boston, Mass. Family members include: Mrs. B.B. Chamberlain, Augustus Porter Chamberlain, Helen E. (Chamberlain) Daland, Alice (Daland) Chandler, architect Francis W. Chandler, his son architect Henry Daland Chandler, archaeologist Herbert E. Winlock and wife Helen (Chandler), Dr. Edward F.W. Bartol and wife Ethel (Chandler). Correspondence mostly between family members; includes letters written from Europe by Francis W. and Alice D. Chandler; and Egypt (1912-1914) by archaeologist Herbert E. Winlock and wife Helen while on an archaeological expedition. Letters from Groton School, 1898-1902, by Henry D. Chandler; series of letters (1921-22) from actress Paulina Denton Whitson to H.D. Chandler, and letters (1919-23) from Major-General William Crozier to H.D. Chandler. Diaries (1821-1947) mostly of F.W. Chandler, with several of Alice (Daland) and H.D. Chandler, and one of Eliza Smith (1821). Poetry book (1843) of Helen E. (Chamberlain) Daland. Account books (1856-1911) of various family members. Sketchbooks and architectural notebooks with drawings by H.D. Chandler, 1938-47.

Acquisition Information

The architectural materials were the gift of Mr. and Mrs. L.H. Butterfield, Nov. 1974.

Restrictions on Access

The Henry Daland Chandler papers are stored offsite and must be requested at least one business day in advance. Contact the Library at library@masshist.org or (617) 536-1608 to request materials. Please discuss your request with the reading room staff before requesting cartons by barcode.

There are restrictions on the use of this collection. Users must sign an agreement stating that they understand these restrictions before they will be given access to the collection.

Restrictions on Use

The Massachusetts Historical Society does not claim ownership to the literary rights (copyright) of letters and documents written during the lifetime of Henry Daland Chandler. The Massachusetts Historical Society cannot give permission to publish or quote from documents by individuals for whom it does not hold copyright. Use of these materials does not imply permission to publish. It is the sole responsibility of the researcher to obtain formal permission from the owners of the literary rights (copyright) to publish or quote from documents in this collection.

Photocopies are for personal use only. Personal use photocopies may not be donated or deposited in other libraries or archives, or made available to other researchers without the written permission of the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Summary Description of the Collection

Carton 1SH 15EP 4
Correspondence, 1850-1911
Carton 2SH 15EQ 5
Correspondence, 1912-1917
Carton 3SH 15ER 6
Correspondence, 1918-1926
Carton 3SH 15ER 6
Postcards, 1893-1922
Carton 3SH 15ER 6
Christmas cards
Carton 3SH 15ER 6
Eliza Smith diary, 1821
Carton 3SH 15ER 6
Alice Daland diaries, 1869-1870
Carton 3SH 15ER 6
Francis Ward Chandler diaries, 1875-1882; 1884-1885
Carton 4SH 15ES 7
Francis Ward Chandler diaries, 1886-1910; 1912-1914
Carton 4SH 15ES 7
Henry Daland Chandler diary, 1896
Carton 4SH 15ES 7
Henry Daland Chandler memoranda book, 1914
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Francis Ward Chandler diaries, 1920-1925
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Henry Daland Chandler diaries, 1945-1947
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Household inventory, n.d.
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Mrs. B.B. Chandler recipe book, 1820s-1930s
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Penmanship practice book, 1839
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
H.E. Chamberlain poetry book, 1843
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Helen E. Daland account book, 1856-1859
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Alice Daland account books, 1863-1865; 1868-1871
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Francis Ward Chandler scrapbook/ diary, 1896
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Account book, 1911
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Alice Daland water colors, 1877
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Henry Daland Chandler sketchbooks, 1938-1939
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Henry Daland Chandler architecture notebooks, 1941-1947
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Printed material: Anna Ticknor Library Association, 1882
Carton 5SH 15ET 8
Printed material: Groton School, n.d.

Photographs Removed from the Collection

Photographs have been removed from this collection to the Henry Daland Chandler photographs, 1908-1923. Photo. Coll. 144.

Preferred Citation

Henry Daland Chandler papers, Massachusetts Historical Society.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in ABIGAIL, the online catalog of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Researchers desiring materials about related persons, organizations, or subjects should search the catalog using these headings.

Persons:

Bartol, Edward Francis Washburn, b. 1874.
Bartol, Ethel Chandler.
Chamberlain, Augustus P.
Chamberlain, B. B., Mrs.
Chandler, Alice Daland, b. ca. 1854.
Chandler, F. W. (Francis Ward), 1844-1926.
Chandler family.
Crozier, William, 1855-1942.
Daland, Helen E. Chamberlain.
Daland family.
Smith, Eliza.
Whitson, Paulina Denton.
Winlock, Helen Chandler.
Winlock, Herbert Eustis, 1884-1950.
Chandler family.

Organizations:

Groton School.

Subjects:

Archaeologists.
Archaeological expeditions--Egypt.
Architects--Massachusetts.
Architecture--Sketch-books.
Inventories.
Cookery.
Account books--1856-1911.
Recipes.
Europe--Description and travel.
Sketchbooks.