Louis D. Scisco research collection, ca. 1924-1955

Scisco, Louis Dow, 1868-


.45 cubic ft.
Typescript and manuscript articles about the sixteen original land proprietors of the District of Columbia; articles on early American history; genealogical research on Sir Christopher Gardiner and others; typescript synopses of early District of Columbia records, including the first volume of the proceedings of the District of Columbia Commissioners, the Commissioners' first letter book, and a portion of the Commissioners' second letter book (1791-1795) -- Includes biographiac sketches on: Charles Beatty, David Burnes, Daniel Carroll of Duddington, Samuel Davidson, Uriah Forrest, Anthony Holmead, James M. Lingan, Robert Peter, Jonathan Slater, Benjamin Stoddert, George Walker, Abraham Young, Notley Young, William Young. Also includes correspondence (1924-1953) regarding the estate of Annie Hyde Scisco, Scisco's wife, and part of her diary.
Historian and genealogist, of Washington, D.C..
Finding aid in repository.

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