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Catalog Number PMM 29-1044
Object Name Letter
Scope & Content Four (a-d) folders of letters to Frances from Lincoln 1928-1944:

1044a-April 14, 1928-Aug. 9, 1933 Lincoln Colcord's letters to his wife Frances includes their July 23, 1929 marital covenant and July 29, 1929 marriage certificate (NYC)

1044b-April 12-30, 1938 letters from Lincoln to his wife including his commentary on the controversy pertaining to his article "Hell on Ice"

1044c- April 29-Dec 11, 1942 Letters to Frances from Lincoln

1044d- Sept. 11, 1943- May 15, 1944 letters from Lincoln to Frances includes some to Brooks and others and a focus on Joanna's illness
Catalog type Archive
Title Letters from Lincoln R. Colcord to Frances (Brooks) Colcord 1928-1944
Collection Colcord Collection
People Colcord, Lincoln Ross
Colcord, Jane French Sweetser
Colcord, Brooks
Colcord, Joanna
Subjects Seafaring life
Sea stories
Sea songs
Book reviewing
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact