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I. Correspondence, 1891–1908. Arranged chronologically. (3 folders)

  • Includes: Percy Sutherland Bullen letter to Pease, May 27, 1908 and A.P. Watt letter to Bullen, June 18, 1908, which is enclosed in Bullen to Pease, June 19, 1908.

II. Writings. Arranged alphabetically by author. (4 folders)

  • Bullen, Frank T. "It is with no ordinary interest and pleasure that I hear of the approaching centenary of the New Bedford Mercury…" [opening lines] A.D.S. 4p.
  • Bullen, Frank T. "Cape Pigeons and Whalebirds: Superstitions Connected With Them By Sailors." – clipping from the New York Evening Post. June 11, 1904.
  • Middleton, Charles. "Mr. Frank T. Bullen. The Author of 'With Christ at Sea' " tear sheets from Sunday Magazine, p. 738–746.
  • Pease, Zephaniah W. Fifty Years on The Morning Mercury New Bedford Mass. 1880–1930: A Reminiscence. Reprint from The Morning Mercury, September 15, 1930. New Bedford Mass: Reynolds Publishing, [1930?] [24p.]

III. Photographs

  • Bullen family photograph, inscribed "To Mr. and Mrs. Z.W. Pease with the kindest regards and affection of the F.T. Bullen family." undated
  • Bullen seated with book in hand. Inscribed: "To Z.W. Pease. with F.T. Bullen’s love." 1887
  • Unidentified portrait of a young woman: "Sunshine" Copyright Charles Taber & Co. New Bedford, Mass. 1883. Accompanied by a photographic clipping of Bullen with inscription "Yours very truly F.T. Bullen" that was removed at some point from the verso of photograph

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