Special Collections and Archives

Spelman and Hinds family papers

Special Collections and Archives

Spelman and Hinds family papers

Repository:Kent State University Libraries. Special Collections and Archives.
Title:Spelman and Hinds family papers
Inclusive Date(s):1833-1973
Author:Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Campion
Creation:Finding aid encoded by Elizabeth Campion using the OhioLINK EAD Application in 2014
Origination:Spelman (Family : Portage County, Ohio)
Extent:5 cubic feet (6 boxes = 4 record storage boxes, 1 half size record storage box, 1 flat oversized box)
Physical Location:11th Floor
Finding Aid Identifier:OhKeUSC0159
Abstract:The Spelman and Hinds family papers contain a general overview of the lives of Rootstown native, Marcus Burt Spelman, and his wife, lifelong Kent resident, Jessie Hinds. This collection contains various items documenting their marriage, family, the city of Kent, and the various organizations with which they were associated.
Language(s):The records are in English

Biography of Spelman and Hinds family

Rootstown native, Marcus Burt Spelman (1877-1956) married lifelong Kent resident, Jessie Hinds (1877-1964) on March 16, 1905. Throughout their over fifty years of marriage, Burt and Jessie had two daughters, Comfort Carrie Martin and Marian Elizabeth Dalton, followed by several grandchildren. After settling in Kent, the Spelman family became known as prominent community members and Kent business leaders. Burt was the Director and Vice President of the Kent National Bank as well as the Vice President of the County Savings & Loan, Co. in Ravenna. He was heavily involved in the Spelman ice business at Brady Lake, committed member of the Kent Rotary Club along with the Kent Masonic Order. Jessie, who was a descendant of one of Kent's earliest families, was a member of the Olive Chapter No. 53, Order of Eastern Star and was also an inspector of knitting for the Red Cross during WWI. Both Burt and Jessie were devoted members of the First Congregational Church as well as avid supporters and advisers for the Boy and Girl Scouts.

Scope and Content

The materials in this collection span from 1833 to 1973. This collection contains a large amount of correspondence, documents, personal writings, news clippings, photographs and photo albums. This collection contains several items pertaining to the Hinds and Spelman families prior to, during, and after the marriage of Marcus Burt Spelman and Jessie Hinds Spelman. This collection also contains items with historical significance to the cities of Kent and Rootstown along with surrounding cities in Portage County.

Statement of Arrangement

This collection is arranged predominantly in chronological order with the exception of some publications and photographs. The items that are not arranged chronologically are instead arranged alphabetically. The Spelman and Hinds family papers are divided into series as follows:
Series 1: Correspondence
Series 2: Documents
Subseries 1: Abstract of Titles
Subseries 2: Certificates
Subseries 3: Expenses
Subseries 4: Legal Documents
Series 3: Guestbooks and Announcements
Series 4: Newsclippings
Series 5: Photographs
Subseries 1: Group Photographs
Subseries 2: Individual Photographs
Subseries 3: Places Photographs
Subseries 4: Unidentified Photographs
Series 6: Publications and Writing
Subseries 1: Booklets
Subseries 2: Diaries
Subseries 3: Genealogy
Subseries 4: Poems and Writing


Preferred Citation

Spelman and Hinds family papers. Kent State University Libraries. Special Collections and Archives.

Subject Headings
The following subjects are found in this collection:

Persons:
Spelman, Marcus Burt, 1877-1956
Spelman, Jessie Hinds, 1877-1964
Family Names:
Hinds (Family : Kent, Ohio)
Places:
Rootstown (Ohio)
Kent (Ohio)
Brady Lake (Ohio)
Portage County (Ohio)
Occupations:
Bankers
Volunteers
Homemakers
Civic leaders
Women civic leaders
Material Types:
Correspondence
Photograph albums
Photographs
Portraits
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Legal documents
Certificates
Publications
Diaries
Visitors' books
Genealogies (histories)



Detailed Description of the Collection

Series 1: Correspondence, 1883-1965
Box 1 / Folder 1
"Comf and friend" from G.E. Hinds, February 8, 1883
Box 1 / Folder 2
Jessie from Grace Atkins, January 8, 1890
Box 1 / Folder 3
H.L. Spelman from P. Duff and sons, September 30, 1897
Box 1 / Folder 4
Mrs. D.T. Burt from "Mother", January 19, 1899
Box 1 / Folder 5
"Mother" from unidentified, December 7, 1904
Box 1 / Folder 6
Jessie from Burt, November 30, 1912
Box 1 / Folder 7
Jessie from Burt, December 14, 1912
Box 1 / Folder 8
Jessie from Carrie, September 10, 1919
Box 1 / Folder 9
Comfort Carrie from Carrie Craig, October 26, 1919
Box 1 / Folder 10
Comfort Carrie Spelman from unidentified, February, 1921
Box 1 / Folder 11
Mrs. Spelman from Gladys Campbell, July 13, 1927
Box 1 / Folder 12
Mrs. Spelman from Gladys Campbell, July 15, 1927
Box 1 / Folder 13
"Friend" from Raymond Manchester, October 30, 1937
Box 1 / Folder 14
Unidentified from Burt, February 7, 1940
Box 1 / Folder 15
Mr. Spelman from Ana, April 2, 1940
Box 1 / Folder 16
Mr. Spelman from M. M. Lucak, August 6, 1940
Box 1 / Folder 17
Unidentified from "Howie and Marian", November 18, 1940
Box 1 / Folder 18
Jessie from unidentified, December 20, 1942
Box 1 / Folder 19
Carrie from Marian, October 5, 1944
Box 1 / Folder 20
Jessie, Burt, Carrie, and Comfort Ann from "Uncle Geo", December 1, 1944
Box 1 / Folder 21
Burt from "Uncle Harry", July 8, 1945
Box 1 / Folder 22
Burt from "Uncle Harry", June 1, 1947
Box 1 / Folder 23
Unidentified from "Dana, Howie, and Marian", October, 1948
Box 1 / Folder 24
Carrie from Ruth, March 31, 1951
Box 1 / Folder 25
Mr. and Mrs. Spelman from "Florin, Barbara, and Nene", March 7, 1955
Box 1 / Folder 26
Mr. and Mrs. Spelman from Ann Martin, November 21, 1955
Box 1 / Folder 27
Mr. Bowman from Mrs. M.B. Spelman, November 26, 1955
Box 1 / Folder 28
Jessie from Father Lawrence Green S.J., January 18, 1956
Box 1 / Folder 29
Spelman's from unidentified, December, 1957
Box 1 / Folder 30
Jessie from Lawrence J. Green S.J., September 8, 1958
Box 1 / Folder 31
Mrs. Martin from Margaret Zearley, September 16, 1964
Box 1 / Folder 32
Comfort Martin from Mary L. VanDyke, September 30, 1964
Box 1 / Folder 33
Burton and Comfort Martin from Jack D. Stocking, November 13, 1964
Box 1 / Folder 34
Mrs. Martin from F.H. Bauer, December 9, 1964
Box 1 / Folder 35
Mrs. Martin from Margaret Zearley, December 15, 1964
Box 1 / Folder 36
Mrs. Spelman from Stanley M. Woodhead, January 18, 1965
Box 1 / Folder 37
Mrs. M.B. Spelman from unidentified, undated
Box 1 / Folder 38
Unidentified from "Shine, Ruth, and Susan", undated
Box 1 / Folder 39
Burt from "Carl and Comfort", undated
Box 1 / Folder 40
"Grandmother" from "Dana", undated
Box 1 / Folder 41
Jessie from Clara, undated
Box 1 / Folder 42
Unidentified from "Burt, Sue, Danny, Davey and Busy Frank", undated
Box 1 / Folder 43
"Nana and Bop" from Jay Marcus Dalton, undated

Series 2: Documents, 1833-1951

Subseries 1: Abstract of Titles, 1920-1945
Box 1 / Folder 44
George and Mary Hurley to W.C. Goede, May 6, 1920
Box 1 / Folder 45
Ida A. Knisely to Ethel K. Fuetterer, March 16, 1936
Box 1 / Folder 46
Taylor Muncy to The City Bank, February 6, 1941
Box 1 / Folder 47
John E. and Maureen Rogers to First Federal Savings and Loan Association, June 26, 1941
Box 1 / Folder 48
Tony Rotondo to The Williams Bros. Co., March 12, 1945

Subseries 2: Certificates, 1907-1926
Box 1 / Folder 49
Certificate of High School Record for Carrie Hinds, June 13, 1907
Box 1 / Folder 50
Kent High School Diploma for Carrie Hinds, June 13, 1907
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 1 / Folder 51
The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution for Ann Jerome Hinds, June 8, 1921
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 1 / Folder 52
The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution for Carrie Hinds, June 8, 1921
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 1 / Folder 53
The Daily Vacation Church School for Comfort Spelman, July 23, 1926
Box 1 / Folder 54
The American Red Cross for Jessie H. Spelman, undated
Box 1 / Folder 55
Application for Daughters of the American Revolution for Carrie Hinds, undated

Subseries 3: Expenses, 1876-1951
Box 1 / Folder 56
Promissory note to Greene Spelman from J. Pass, September 5, 1876
Box 1 / Folder 57
Promissory note to Henry Baumgarth from Joseph Kwiatkowski, April 30, 1927
Box 1 / Folder 58
Promissory note to Wayne Building and Loan Co. from the Draper's and Westfall's, June 27, 1927
Box 1 / Folder 59
Promissory note to H.L. Spelman, 1894-1934
Box 1 / Folder 60
Expense Sheet, 1938-1940
Box 1 / Folder 61
Expense Book of Jessie Hinds Spelman, 1938-1942
Box 1 / Folder 62
Promissory note to M.B. Spelman, 1937-1945
Box 1 / Folder 63
Receipts, 1900-1951

Subseries 4: Legal Documents, 1833-1944
Box 1 / Folder 64
Real Estate Deed of Annise Lockwood to James S. Austin, February 5, 1833
Box 1 / Folder 65
Real Estate Deed of Samuel Spelman to Marcus F. Spelman, October 1, 1833
Box 1 / Folder 66
Real Estate Deed of Abram Reed to Marietta Austin, October 3, 1834
Box 1 / Folder 67
Real Estate Deed of Timothy Carnahan to Marcus F. Spelman, October 5, 1835
Box 1 / Folder 68
Real Estate Deed of William Davis to Marcus Spelman, April 21, 1836
Box 1 / Folder 69
Real Estate Deed of Abram Reed to James S. Austin, May 13, 1840
Box 1 / Folder 70
Real Estate Deed of Samuel Spelman to Marcus F. Spelman, February 12, 1841
Box 1 / Folder 71
Survey of Land, 1854
Box 1 / Folder 72
Farmer's Insurance for Marcus F. Spelman, November 27, 1856
Box 1 / Folder 73
Farmer's Insurance for Marcus F. Spelman, December 6, 1862
Box 1 / Folder 74
Saloon Petition, December 16, 1916
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 1 / Folder 75
Sheriff's Deed to H.L. Spelman, February 20, 1925
Box 1 / Folder 76
Last Will and Testament of Emma Hinds Wheeler, August 2, 1927
Box 1 / Folder 77
Real Estate Deed of H.L. Spelman to M.B. Spelman, August 21, 1935
Box 1 / Folder 78
Court of Common Pleas Summons to M.B. Spelman, September 10, 1940
Box 1 / Folder 79
Real Estate Deed of Joseph Pizzeti to M.B. Spelman, December 20, 1943
Box 1 / Folder 80
Real Estate Deed of Idabell Abram Black and J.T. Black to M.B. Spelman, August 28, 1944

Series 3: Guestbooks and Announcements, 1905-1964
Box 1 / Folder 81
Wedding Announcement of Jessie Hinds and M.B. Spelman, March 16, 1905
Box 1 / Folder 82
Funeral Guestbook of Unknown, 1923
Box 1 / Folder 83
Wedding Announcement of Kathryn Spelman Collins and John Cain, June 30, 1940
Box 1 / Folder 84
Wedding Announcement of Comfort Spelman and Burton Martin, June 7, 1947
Box 1 / Folder 85
Funeral Guestbook of Mary Jane Spelman, July 22, 1952
Box 1 / Folder 86
Wedding Anniversary Guestbook of M.B. Spelman and Jessie Hinds Spelman, March 16, 1955
Box 1 / Folder 87
Wedding Anniversary Guestbook of M.B. Spelman and Jessie Hinds Spelman, March 16, 1955
Box 1 / Folder 88
Funeral Guestbook of M.B. Spelman, January 1, 1956
Box 1 / Folder 89
Funeral Guestbook of Jessie Hinds Spelman, August 15, 1964
Box 1 / Folder 90
Ordination of Priesthood Announcement of Rev. Paul C. Schulte, undated

Series 4: Newsclippings, 1900-1973
Box 1 / Folder 91
Marcus F. Spelman, April 26, 1900
Box 1 / Folder 92
Edward Spelman, January 5, 1934
Box 1 / Folder 93
Thomas Seaton and Janice Marian, June 29, 1944
Box 1 / Folder 94
Mary Hinds, 1950
Box 1 / Folder 95
Mrs. Hinds-Thoburn, March 19, 1952
Box 1 / Folder 96
Bessie Hinds, September 28, 1952
Box 1 / Folder 97
Jimmy Spelman, December 25, 1952
Box 1 / Folder 98
Jessie and Marcus Burt Spelman, March 17, 1953
Box 1 / Folder 99
Marcus B. Spelman, 1949-1956
Box 1 / Folder 100
Ann Martin, June 4, 1957
Box 1 / Folder 101
George Hinds, January 30, 1959
Box 1 / Folder 102
Rollin H. Spelman, February 5, 1962
Box 1 / Folder 103
Comfort Spelman Martin, 1963
Box 1 / Folder 104
Jessie Hinds Spelman, 1952-1964
Box 1 / Folder 105
Lucy Spelman, April 18, 1973
Box 1 / Folder 106
Ethel Hinds, undated
Box 1 / Folder 107
Marion Spelman Simkins, undated
Box 1 / Folder 108
Mary Ann and Marcus F. Spelman, undated
Box 1 / Folder 109
Mary Ann Reed Spelman, undated
Box 1 / Folder 110
Deborah Martin, undated
Box 1 / Folder 111
Pauline Spelman Beatty, undated

Series 5: Photographs, 1882-1962

Subseries 1: Group Photographs, 1892-1962
Box 2 / Folder 1
Jessie Hinds Spelman, Alice Heslof, June Wilkins, and Eva Marble, 1892
Box 2 / Folder 2
Jessie Hinds Spelman and unidentified classmates, 1892
Box 2 / Folder 3
Marcella and Kathyrn Collins, 1904
Box 2 / Folder 4
Asa and Josephine Spelman, 1916
Box 2 / Folder 5
Jessie Hinds Spelman and American Red Cross, 1919
Box 2 / Folder 6
Comfort Spelman and E.A. Reed, 1921
Box 2 / Folder 7
Comfort Spelman and unidentified children, January 1921
Box 2 / Folder 8
Ruth, Charles, and Robert Barr, July 1924
Box 2 / Folder 9
Comfort, Martin, and Frank Harry, September 1925
Box 2 / Folder 10
Marion Spelman and classmates, May 15, 1928
Box 2 / Folder 11
Jessie, Uncle Rex, and Alice, June 1933
Box 2 / Folder 12
Patty Nash and Marian Ribelin, June 3, 1933
Box 2 / Folder 13
Willis Seymour and friends, August 11, 1933
Box 2 / Folder 14
Patty, Craig, Carrie, Jack, and Grace, 1935
Box 2 / Folder 15
Craig, Grace, Patty, and Jack, 1936
Box 2 / Folder 16
Eleanor and George Armstrong Jr., May 1937
Box 2 / Folder 17
George, Mary, and Crawford Thoburn, 1937
Box 2 / Folder 18
Ben, Crawford, and George Thoburn, 1937
Box 2 / Folder 19
Burt and Jessie Spelman, Charlie Swan and Bessie, 1939
Box 2 / Folder 20
Ethel and Will Hinds and friends, 1941
Box 2 / Folder 21
Jessie Spelman, Alice Carter, Mr. and Mrs. Maddox, and Bob Maddox, January 29, 1943
Box 2 / Folder 22
Mr. and Mrs. Armstrong Sr., George, George Jr., and Eleanor, December 25, 1943
Box 2 / Folder 23
Jessie Spelman and Barr family, June 25, 1944
Box 2 / Folder 24
Mary and Bill Brobst, October 1944
Box 2 / Folder 25
Burt Spelman and the Kent, OH Rotary Club, September 25, 1945
Box 2 / Folder 26
Bella and Mary Beth Thoburn, 1947
Box 2 / Folder 27
Burt and Comfort Martin and friend, January 1947
Box 2 / Folder 28
Marian, Dana, and Jay Dalton, 1948
Box 2 / Folder 29
Marian and Jay Dalton, February 1948
Box 2 / Folder 30
Jessie Spelman and Carrie Ann Martin, September 1948
Box 2 / Folder 31
Barbara and Carrie Ann Martin, 1948-1949
Box 2 / Folder 32
Jay, Sue, and Marian Dalton, June 26, 1949
Box 2 / Folder 33
Susan and Marian Dalton, June 26, 1949
Box 2 / Folder 34
Jay and Dana Dalton, July 20, 1949
Box 2 / Folder 35
Unidentified people, 1920-1950
Box 2 / Folder 36
Susan and Jay Dalton, 1950
Box 2 / Folder 37
Dovey and Elsie, August 1950
Box 2 / Folder 38
"The Fellers", December 1950
Box 2 / Folder 39
Jay, Dana, and Susan Dalton, 1949-1951
Box 2 / Folder 40
Spelman family, 1893-1951
Box 2 / Folder 41
Tommy and Janice Barr, 1947-1951
Box 2 / Folder 42
Robert and Donnie Barr, January 1951
Box 2 / Folder 43
Deborah, Carrie Ann, and Burton Martin, July 1951
Box 2 / Folder 44
Carrie Ann and Deborah Martin and Jessie Spelman, December 1951
Box 2 / Folder 45
Carrie Hinds and Jessie Spelman, September 20, 1952
Box 2 / Folder 46
"The Saxes", December 1952
Box 2 / Folder 47
Clara, August, Kaki, Carl, and Jane, 1953
Box 2 / Folder 48
Betty, Becky, and Skip Beatty, December 1953
Box 2 / Folder 49
Danny, David, and Sue, December 1953
Box 2 / Folder 50
Stephen, Pauline, and Linda, December 1953
Box 2 / Folder 51
Stephen and Jay Jawanske, December 1952-1953
Box 2 / Folder 52
Fellers family, December 25, 1953
Box 2 / Folder 53
Dalton family, 1954
Box 2 / Folder 54
Jimmy and Johnny Frank, 1953-1955
Box 2 / Folder 55
Becky and Cindy Beatty, 1955
Box 2 / Folder 56
Jimmy, Krysti, Pat, and Mike Buckley, 1955
Box 2 / Folder 57
Carl and Mary Tremmel, 1955
Box 2 / Folder 58
Comfort Mathivet, Comfort Martin, and Debby and Carrie Ann Martin, October 1955
Box 2 / Folder 59
Carrie Ann and Deborah Martin, 1951-1956
Box 2 / Folder 60
Susie and Dana Dalton and Mr. and Mrs. Spelman, 1957
Box 2 / Folder 61
Comfort Martin, Jessie Spelman, and Marian Dalton, September 1957
Box 2 / Folder 62
Dick Donagley, Jessie Spelman, Carrie Hinds, and Elmer Novotny, April 23, 1962
Box 2 / Folder 63
Aldullah, Eugenia, and Electra Babcock, undated
Box 2 / Folder 64
Allie Orr and Albert Hinds, undated
Box 2 / Folder 65
Betty Jayne, Martha, John, and Teddy, undated
Box 2 / Folder 66
Blanche and Howard Allen, undated
Box 2 / Folder 67
Burt and Rollin Spelman, undated
Box 2 / Folder 68
Burt and Jessie Spelman, undated
Box 2 / Folder 69
Burt and Comfort Spelman, undated
Box 2 / Folder 70
Carol and Albert Pizer and Patty, undated
Box 2 / Folder 71
Carol, Jack, Lucy Bayless, and Patty, undated
Box 2 / Folder 72
Carrie, George, Jessie, and Will, undated
Box 2 / Folder 73
Carrie Ann Martin and unidentified girls, undated
Box 2 / Folder 74
Comfort Spelman Martin and Mr. Martin, undated
Box 2 / Folder 75
Comfort Spelman and unidentified people, undated
Box 2 / Folder 76
Comfort Spelman and Jean Gorham, undated
Box 2 / Folder 77
Charles and Bill Wood, undated
Box 2 / Folder 78
Deborah and Irene Martin, undated
Box 2 / Folder 79
Ethel and Alice Hinds, undated
Box 2 / Folder 80
Evan Phillips and family, undated
Box 2 / Folder 81
Mr. and Mrs. G.E. Hinds and Mrs. Copley, undated
Box 2 / Folder 82
Geo and Mary Jane Ewell, undated
Box 2 / Folder 83
George and Crawford Thoburn, undated
Box 2 / Folder 84
"Grandma Hinds and grandchildren", undated
Box 2 / Folder 85
Mr. and Mrs. Hathaway, Mrs. Higgins, Mrs. Hinds, Mrs. Williams, and Mrs. Merrian, undated
Box 2 / Folder 86
Mr. and Mrs. Hawkins, Mabel, Blanche, Maye, and Jim, undated
Box 2 / Folder 87
Henry and Pauline Spelman and Spelman Collins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 88
J. Mead and Spelman, undated
Box 2 / Folder 89
Jessie, Albert, and Will Hinds, undated
Box 2 / Folder 90
Jessie Spelman and Comfort Spelman, undated
Box 2 / Folder 91
Julia Burt and Aunt Ethel Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 92
Julia and Pauline Spelman, undated
Box 2 / Folder 93
Julia and Henry Spelman and Comfort Collins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 94
Julia Burt and family, undated
Box 2 / Folder 95
Julia Burt Spelman and Carrie, undated
Box 2 / Folder 96
Link and Fanny Williams, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 2 / Folder 97
Lois and Willis Shumery, undated
Box 2 / Folder 98
Mabel, Maye, and Blanche Hawkins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 99
Mabel, Blanche, Maye, and Jim Hawkins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 100
Marcella, Spelman, Comfort, and Katherine Spelman Collins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 101
Marie, Frances, and Lawrence Green, undated
Box 2 / Folder 102
Mary Hinds and Crawford Thoburn, undated
Box 2 / Folder 103
Mary Shumway Hall and Lois Shumway, undated
Box 2 / Folder 104
Marilyn, Susie, Jimmy, and Stevie, undated
Box 2 / Folder 105
Mike, pat, and Jimmy Buckley, undated
Box 2 / Folder 106
Roger Lewis, Edith and Josephine Hinds, undated
Box 2 / Folder 107
Ruth, Jim Jr., Catherine, David, Susan, John, Julie, Daniel, undated
Box 2 / Folder 108
Shirley, Andy, and Suzanne, undated
Box 2 / Folder 109
Mrs. Showalter and Carrie, undated
Box 2 / Folder 110
Susan Dalton and Dana Simkins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 111
Theo Wolf and Siola Solein, undated
Box 2 / Folder 112
Mr. and Mrs. Wells, undated
Box 2 / Folder 113
Zaider Botsford Moore and Charlie Moore, undated
Box 2 / Folder 114
Unidentified people, undated
Physical Description: Folder 1 of 2
Box 2 / Folder 115
Unidentified People, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Physical Description: Folder 2 of 2

Subseries 2: Individual Photographs, 1882-1956
Box 2 / Folder 116
Adah, 1950
Box 2 / Folder 117
Blanche Allen, undated
Box 2 / Folder 118
Steve Anderson, December 1950
Box 2 / Folder 119
Geo Armstrong, December 1937
Box 2 / Folder 120
G.W. Austin, undated
Box 2 / Folder 121
Electra Dorliska Babcock-Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 122
Dean Barber, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 2 / Folder 123
Charles Barr, July 1951
Box 2 / Folder 124
Dovey Barr, 1950-1953
Box 2 / Folder 125
Ruth Barr, July 1924
Box 2 / Folder 126
Carol Bayless, 1922
Box 2 / Folder 127
Becky Beatty, undated
Box 2 / Folder 128
Pauline Beatty, undated
Box 2 / Folder 129
Bobby Brown, undated
Box 2 / Folder 130
Susan Jerome Burns, undated
Box 2 / Folder 131
Albert Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 132
"Dake" Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 133
Dan T. Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 134
Ethel Burns Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 135
John Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 136
Washington Burt, undated
Box 2 / Folder 137
Jerome C., undated
Box 2 / Folder 138
Comfort Spelman Collins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 139
Nelson Collins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 140
Rollin Collins, undated
Box 2 / Folder 141
Geo Craig, undated
Box 2 / Folder 142
Grace Craig, undated
Box 2 / Folder 143
"Grandma Craig", undated
Box 2 / Folder 144
Deanna Crowley, June 1956
Box 2 / Folder 145
Jay Dalton, 1949-1953
Box 2 / Folder 146
Susan Dalton, June 1953
Box 2 / Folder 147
Lena Coleman Ellewood, undated
Box 2 / Folder 148
Annie Fletcher, undated
Box 2 / Folder 149
Mona Fletcher, undated
Box 2 / Folder 150
Annie E. Green, undated
Box 2 / Folder 151
Lawrence Green, undated
Box 2 / Folder 152
Laura Hallock, undated
Box 2 / Folder 153
Helen Harvey, undated
Box 2 / Folder 154
Gene Hathern, undated
Box 2 / Folder 155
Mr. Hathern, undated
Box 2 / Folder 156
Mrs. Hathern, undated
Box 2 / Folder 157
David Hill, December 1953
Box 3 / Folder 1
Albert Hinds, 1895
Box 3 / Folder 2
Alice Hinds, undated
Box 3 / Folder 3
Ann Hinds, undated
Box 3 / Folder 4
Bessie Randall Hinds, 1910
Box 3 / Folder 5
Carrie Hinds, 1882
Box 3 / Folder 6
Edith Hinds, undated
Box 3 / Folder 7
George Hinds, undated
Box 3 / Folder 8
"Grandma Hinds", undated
Box 3 / Folder 9
Josephine Hinds, 1919
Box 3 / Folder 10
Will Hinds, undated
Box 3 / Folder 11
Si Hulin, December 25, 1920
Box 3 / Folder 12
"Joan", undated
Box 3 / Folder 13
Bertha Madole, undated
Box 3 / Folder 14
Marian, January 1923
Box 3 / Folder 15
Barbara Martin, 1952
Box 3 / Folder 16
Carrie Ann Martin, 1950
Box 3 / Folder 17
Comfort Carrie Spelman Martin, 1931
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 3 / Folder 18
Comfort Carrie Spelman Martin, 1914-1942
Box 3 / Folder 19
Deborah Irene Martin, July 1953
Box 3 / Folder 20
Carl Mathivet, undated
Box 3 / Folder 21
Mame Norton Price, undated
Box 3 / Folder 22
E.A. Reed, 1928
Box 3 / Folder 23
Harvey O. Reed, undated
Box 3 / Folder 24
Mattie Rogers, undated
Box 3 / Folder 25
Henry Rouse, undated
Box 3 / Folder 26
Ida Saunders, 1896
Box 3 / Folder 27
Marion Riblein Saxe, undated
Box 3 / Folder 28
Grace Seasons, undated
Box 3 / Folder 29
Carolyn Burt Shumuray, undated
Box 3 / Folder 30
Dana Simkins, 1943
Box 3 / Folder 31
Angelo Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 32
Asa Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 33
Comfort Spelman, 1916
Box 3 / Folder 34
Burt Spelman, 1924-1941
Box 3 / Folder 35
Flora Herrick Spelman, April 1917
Box 3 / Folder 36
"Grandmother Spelman", undated
Box 3 / Folder 37
Herbert Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 38
Henry Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 39
Jessie Hinds Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 40
Julia Burt Spelman, 1918
Box 3 / Folder 41
Mary Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 42
Mary Ann Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 43
Mary J. Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 44
Richard D. Spelman, undated
Box 3 / Folder 45
Rollin Spelman, June 5, 1910
Box 3 / Folder 46
Crawford Thoburn, 1936
Box 3 / Folder 47
Geo Thoburn, undated
Box 3 / Folder 48
Isabella Thoburn, 1953
Box 3 / Folder 49
Mary Beth Thoburn, 1942
Box 3 / Folder 50
Mary Hinds Thoburn, 1923
Box 3 / Folder 51
Samuel West, undated
Box 3 / Folder 52
Elizabeth Wheeler, undated
Box 3 / Folder 53
Fannie Reed Williams, undated
Box 3 / Folder 54
Link Williams, 1911
Box 3 / Folder 55
David Wolf, undated
Box 3 / Folder 56
Bertha Madole Wood, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 3 / Folder 57
Jerome Wood, June 1934
Box 3 / Folder 58
Mary Woodard, undated
Box 3 / Folder 59
Unidentified person, undated
Physical Description: Folder 1 of 4
Box 3 / Folder 60
Unidentified person, undated
Physical Description: Folder 2 of 4
Box 3 / Folder 61
Unidentified person, undated
Physical Description: Folder 3 of 4
Box 3 / Folder 62
Unidentified person, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Physical Description: Folder 4 of 4

Subseries 3: Places Photographs, 1922-1953
Box 3 / Folder 63
A.M. Spelman House, September 1, 1927
Box 3 / Folder 64
Ancon Hospital Grounds, undated
Box 3 / Folder 65
Beachwood, New Jersey, July 1929
Box 3 / Folder 66
Beacon Tavern, April 1953
Box 3 / Folder 67
Bertha Wood's House, 1922
Box 3 / Folder 68
1751 Blaine Rd. Riverside, California, undated
Box 3 / Folder 69
Brady Lake (Ice Houses Burning), June 6, 1924
Box 3 / Folder 70
Brady Lake, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 3 / Folder 71
Brimfield, Ohio, undated
Box 3 / Folder 72
Brink Home, Greenville, undated
Box 3 / Folder 73
Camp Hudson, 1928
Box 3 / Folder 74
"Carrie's Home in Oakland", 1946
Box 3 / Folder 75
Congregational Church, undated
Box 3 / Folder 76
1464 Crawford Rd., Cleveland, Ohio, undated
Box 3 / Folder 77
1004 E. Elm Wood Ave. Burbank, California, December 1947
Box 3 / Folder 78
530 E. Maple St. North Canton, Ohio, 1950
Box 3 / Folder 79
Hartzell Barn, June 2, 1924
Box 3 / Folder 80
Helen Harvey Home, Foxbury, Pennsylvania, undated
Box 3 / Folder 81
Howard and Marian's Home, March 1, 1943
Box 3 / Folder 82
Laguna Beach, California, undated
Box 3 / Folder 83
Link and Fanny's Home, Obin Springs, Tennessee, December 1920
Box 3 / Folder 84
Maple Lawn Farm, Farmdale, Ohio, undated
Box 3 / Folder 85
"Marian's Manhattan Beach", 1947
Box 3 / Folder 86
M.B. Spelman's Home 501 W. Main St. Kent, Ohio, 1927
Box 3 / Folder 87
Memphis, Tennessee, undated
Box 3 / Folder 88
Old Sweets Spring Hotel, April 16, 1939
Box 3 / Folder 89
227 Orange St., Oakland, California, undated
Box 3 / Folder 90
Rootstown, Ohio, undated
Box 3 / Folder 91
Rootstown School, undated
Box 3 / Folder 92
1828 San Jacinto Los Angeles, California, July 1947
Box 3 / Folder 93
Silver Lake, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Box 3 / Folder 94
Streetsboro, Ohio, undated
Box 3 / Folder 95
Sweet Chalybeate, April 16, 1939
Box 3 / Folder 96
Twin Lakes at Ollie Youngs Cottage, 1952
Box 3 / Folder 97
West Main St. Kent, Ohio, June 1942
Box 3 / Folder 98
Unidentified place, undated
Physical Description: Folder 1 of 2
Box 3 / Folder 99
Unidentified place, undated
Physical Location: See oversized box
Physical Description: Folder 2 of 2

Subseries 4: Unidentified Photo Albums, undated
Box 4 / Folder 1
Black Leather Photo Album, undated
Box 4 / Folder 2
Blue Velvet Photo Album, undated
Box 4 / Folder 3
Brown Leather Photo Album, undated

Series 6: Publications and Writing, 1842-1961

Subseries 1: Booklets, 1902-1957
Box 5 / Folder 1
The Black Book of Repeal, undated
Box 5 / Folder 2
Broadlawn Farm, undated
Box 5 / Folder 3
Constitution and By-Laws of the Rotary Club, August 18, 1953
Box 5 / Folder 4
First Congregational Church Lent, March 13, 1955
Box 5 / Folder 5
First Congregational Church Easter, April 21, 1957
Box 5 / Folder 6
The Glee Club, March 16, 1927
Box 5 / Folder 7
Good Friday, 1957
Box 5 / Folder 8
Kent Coterie, 1952
Box 5 / Folder 9
Ladies' Union of Kent Congregational Church, 1931
Box 5 / Folder 10
Ladies' Union of Kent Congregational Church, 1936
Box 5 / Folder 11
Ladies' Union of Kent Congregational Church, 1941
Box 5 / Folder 12
Mater Gloriosa, undated
Box 5 / Folder 13
Meditations of Cardinal Newman, undated
Box 5 / Folder 14
Ministry of Music Appreciation, undated
Box 5 / Folder 15
Our Field is the World, undated
Box 5 / Folder 16
Prayer Availeth Much, God Answers Prayers, undated
Box 5 / Folder 17
Red Cross Man's Sock, September 1940
Box 5 / Folder 18
Remedy Recipes, August 1, 1919
Box 5 / Folder 19
Rootstown Centennial Celebration, August 21, 1902
Box 5 / Folder 20
Rootstown Sesquicentennial, July 4-6, 1952
Box 5 / Folder 21
Souvenir Missal at St. Patrick's Church, June 29, 1952
Box 5 / Folder 22
The Traveler's Club, May 13, 1924
Box 5 / Folder 23
The United Nations as an Instrument of Peace, undated

Subseries 2: Diaries, 1842-1961
Box 5 / Folder 24
Autograph book of Jessie Hinds, 1842-1919
Physical Description: Folder 1 of 2
Box 5 / Folder 25
Loose materials found in Autograph book of Jessie Hinds, 1842-1919
Physical Description: Folder 2 of 2
Box 5 / Folder 26
Diary of Comfort Spelman, 1896-1898
Box 5 / Folder 27
Diary of H. L. Spelman, 1889
Box 5 / Folder 28
Diary of H.L. Spelman, 1915
Box 5 / Folder 29
The Chautauqua Birthday Book of Jessie Spelman, undated
Box 5 / Folder 30
Diary of Jessie H. Spelman, 1940
Box 5 / Folder 31
Vacation Diary of Mary Spelman, 1928
Box 5 / Folder 32
Diary of Mary Ann Spelman, 1838
Box 5 / Folder 33
Diary of Mrs. M.B. Spelman, 1952
Box 5 / Folder 34
Diary of Mrs. M.B. Spelman, 1957-1961
Box 5 / Folder 35
Diary of Reed, 1858
Box 5 / Folder 36
Diary of Unknown, 1891-1898
Box 5 / Folder 37
Diary of Unknown, 1905-1919

Subseries 3: Genealogy, undated
Box 5 / Folder 38
Genealogy notes of Henry Botsford, undated
Box 5 / Folder 39
Genealogy notes of Abram Reed, undated
Box 5 / Folder 40
Genealogy notes of Marian Spelman, undated
Box 5 / Folder 41
Genealogy notes of Richard Spelman, undated

Subseries 4: Poems and Writing, 1940-1943
Box 5 / Folder 42
Miscellaneous Poems and Stories, 1940-1943