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Clarkson A. Collins Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01486
Letters to his mother and father about family, health, and politics. He mentions being in law school, his father's upcoming dental procedures and dentures, state politics and the upcoming election, a widow taking in boarders, and the Hell Gate explosion in New York.

Dates

  • 1876 August 25
  • 1876 October 8

Creator

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Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Curator of Manuscripts and Rare Books, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Extent

0.01 Linear Feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Gary Barranger, Class of '73, Law '76.
Title
Guide to the Clarkson A. Collins Letters
Author
Olivia Weiss, SCRC Apprentice
Date
2018-10-10
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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