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MS Am 1649.25

Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876, collector. Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part III: The Civil War, 1804-1915: The Union: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1649.25
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876, collector.
Title: Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part III: The Civil War: The Union,
Date(s): 1804-1915.
Quantity: 1 collection (8 boxes (4 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Autograph letters and documents of officers and statesmen associated with the Union in the Civil War collected by Frederick Myers Dearborn.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

60DM-25. Bequest of Frederick M. Dearborn; received: 1960.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Frederick M. Dearborn Collection of Military and Political Americana, Part III: The Civil War: The Union, 1804-1915 (MS Am 1649.25). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Frederick Myers Dearborn (1876-1960), who formed this collection, was a dermatologist of New York City.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically.

Scope and Contents

Autograph letters and documents of officers and statesmen associated with the Union in the Civil War, including Nathaniel Prentiss Banks, Ulysses S. Grant, Joseph Hooker, William Tecumseh Sherman, George Henry Thomas, and William Denison Whipple. Some of the letters and documents are accompanied by photographs or engraved portraits.

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