Papers of the Maister family, merchants, of Hull

Scope and Content

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.

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Related Material

Hull University Archives:

DP/82; DSJ/107; DDBA(2)/10/53; DDCV/19/9; DDCV/123/9-10, 36-40; DDCV(2)/62/23-4; DDEV/9/220; DDGE/3/250; DDGE(2)/1/35, 149; DDHO/4/19, 21-24; DDLG/2/20-32; DDSY/101/68; DDSY(3)/5/1; DDSY(3)/8/1