Papers of the Maister family, merchants, of Hull

Reference No:
U DAS/26
Dates:
1715-1976
Description:
A collection of papers of or about the Maister family embedded within the family papers of Rupert Alec-Smith. The collection contains correspondence between Nathaniel Maister and Henry Maister as well as copies of letters to William Maister, who was the family factor in Stockholm, and letters from Henry Maister and Nathaniel Maister to their friends and business associates, the Grimstons. There are also family papers, which include notes and articles regarding family history, copies of Wills, marriage settlements, as well as letters between Alec-Smith and descendants of the Maister family.
Extent:
c.320 items
Access Conditions:
Access will be granted to any accredited reader
Repository:
Hull University Archives
Collection:
Papers of Colonel Rupert Alec-Smith and family, of Winestead