Increase A. Lapham Papers, 1825-1930

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Papers of Increase Allen Lapham, the most prominent figure in early scientific research in Wisconsin. The papers consist of personal and biographical papers, correspondence, and research and writing files. For more information about this collection, visit the Online Finding Aid

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Box  11, Folder 3: Correspondence September-December 1871

Box 11, Folder 3: Correspondence September-December 1871

Metadata: Title: Box 11, Folder 3: Correspondence September-December 1871 Document Title: Correspondence September-December 1871 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder mostly contains mostly professional correspondence written and received by Increase Allen...

72 pages: 96% transcribed, 4% needs review
Box  11, Folder 5: Correspondence January-April 1873

Box 11, Folder 5: Correspondence January-April 1873

Metadata: Title: Box 11, Folder 5: Correspondence January-April 1873 Document Title: Correspondence January-April 1873 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains mostly personal and professional correspondences to and from Increase Allen Lapham between...

177 pages: 49% transcribed, 51% needs review
Box 1, Folder 10: Notebooks

Box 1, Folder 10: Notebooks

Metadata: Title: Box 1, Folder 10: Notebooks Document Title: Box 1, Folder 10: Notebooks Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains four diaries written by Increase Lapham primarily in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The diaries include details about daily life,...

187 pages: 19% transcribed, 81% needs review
Box 1, Folder 11: List

Box 1, Folder 11: List

Metadata: Title: Box 1, Folder 11: List Document Title: Box 1, Folder 11: List Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder includes lists taken by Increase Lapham from his notebooks, a book of drawings, and a certificate. The lists mostly include notes about...

26 pages: 58% transcribed, 38% needs review
Box 1, Folder 2: Autograph Collection

Box 1, Folder 2: Autograph Collection

Metadata: Title: Box 1, Folder 2: Autograph Collection Document Title: Box 1, Folder 2: Autograph Collection Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains Increase Lapham's collections of autographs; including state and national politicians, educators,...

92 pages: 5% transcribed, 14% needs review
Box 1, Folder 5: Diaries 1827-1828

Box 1, Folder 5: Diaries 1827-1828

Metadata: Title: Box 1, Folder 5: Diaries 1827-1828 Document Title: Box 1, Folder 5: Diaries 1827-1828 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875; Lapham, Darius, 1808-1850 Folder Description: These diaries, written by Increase Lapham, include details about his daily life, work, family, ...

259 pages: 14% transcribed, 82% needs review
Box 1, Folder 6: Diaries 1828-1830

Box 1, Folder 6: Diaries 1828-1830

Metadata: Title: Box 1, Folder 6: Diaries 1828-1830 Document Title: Box 1, Folder 6: Diaries 1828-1830 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains two diaries written by Increase Lapham that include details about his daily life, work, family, travels, and...

135 pages: 94% transcribed, 1% needs review
Box 1, Folder 8: Memorabilia

Box 1, Folder 8: Memorabilia

Metadata: Title: Box 1, Folder 8: Memorabilia Document Title: Box 1, Folder 8: Memorabilia Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains memorabilia collected and saved by Increase Lapham. The majority of the materials are drawings created by Lapham,...

34 pages: 35% transcribed, 62% needs review
Box 1, Folder 9: Notebook

Box 1, Folder 9: Notebook

Metadata: Title: Box 1, Folder 9: Notebook Document Title: Box 1, Folder 9: Notebook Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains a notebook created by Increase Lapham in 1840 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and primarily contains scientific tables and...

40 pages: 38% transcribed, 58% needs review
Box 10, Folder 1: Correspondence, January - May 1865

Box 10, Folder 1: Correspondence, January - May 1865

Metadata: Title: Box 10, Folder 1: Correspondence, January - May 1865 Document Title: Box 10, Folder 1: Correspondence, January - May 1865 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains mostly personal and professional correspondences with Increase Allen...

143 pages: 15% transcribed, 70% needs review
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