Series 2 - Correspondence

Title and statement of responsibility area

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Title notes

  • Source of title proper: Based on the documents in the series.

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Edition area

Edition statement

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Statement of scale (cartographic)

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1863-1883 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

22 cm textual records

Publisher's series area

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Archival description area

Name of creator


Custodial history

Scope and content

Series contains personal and professional correspondence dating between approximately 1865-1877.

Notes area

Physical condition

Some letters, particularly from 2018 acquisition, are in fragile condition with deterioration of paper and handwriting. Some letters are also written on friable onionskin paper. Letters have been unfolded by archivist for preservation purposes.

Immediate source of acquisition


Letters from 2006 acquisition have been grouped in chronological order for ease of access; letters from 2018 acquisition have retained individual file groupings from donor.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script note

The documents are in English.

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General note

Letters from the 2018 acquisition were originally folded for filing purposes, each with a docket title related to the correspondent.

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

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