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Chambers, William Nesbitt, 1853-1934

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

The Williams-Chambers-Seelye-Franck Papers ("The Franck Papers")

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00313
Abstract The Williams-Chambers-Seelye Family Papers (the Franck Papers) include correspondence, photographs, juvenilia, memorabilia, manuscripts, teaching materials, and publications relating to several generations of missionaries, educators, public servants, and artists. In addition to describing the lives of multiple members of the family, subjects include missionary work in Turkey in the late 19th century into the 20th century; World War I and Armenian history in the period as reported by...
Dates: circa 1850-1980

Williams-Chambers-Blaisdell Family Papers ("The Blaisdell Papers")

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00270
Abstract The Williams-Chambers-Blaisdell Papers ("the Blaisdell Papers") contain correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and documents from the family of missionaries William Nesbitt Chambers and Cornelia Pond Williams Chambers and their children, especially their daughter Dorothea Nesbitt Chambers (later Blaisdell). The papers include material (primarily correspondence) from other family members such as Nesbitt and Cornelia's siblings and relatives. The bulk of the material dates from about...
Dates: circa 1845-2010

Williams-Chambers-Seelye Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00321
Abstract The Williams-Chambers-Seelye Family Papers consist primarily of the correspondence of three generations of the family of William Frederic and Sarah Pond Williams with relatives and friends during the family’s residence in the Ottoman Empire between 1848 and 1933, when they were missionaries working for the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions and (later) educators at various institutions. The collection also contains documentation relating to the personal and professional...
Dates: circa 1832-1985

Wilson, T. Woodrow, and Wilson to Chambers, 1915 November, 1915 December

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 70
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of W. Nesbitt Chambers to President Woodrow Wilson regarding the Armenian situation in Turkey, and Wilson's reply to him. Folder includes incomplete letter to [a colleague with the ABCFM, not a family member] with comments and statistics about the situation of the destitute peoples in the Middle East.

Dates: 1915 November; 1915 December