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MS Am 3067

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1831-1878. Theodore Roosevelt Senior letterpress copybooks, 1869-1878: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Location: TRC
Call No.: MS Am 3067
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1831-1878.
Title: Theodore Roosevelt Senior letterpress copybooks
Date(s): 1869-1878
Quantity: .6 linear feet (4 volumes in 4 boxes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English
Abstract: Approximately 4500 copies of outgoing business and some personal correspondence pressed into letterbooks; each volume contains an index by correspondent.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

96M-46. Gift of Nancy Roosevelt Jackson; received: 1997 March 11.

Provenance:

Gift of Nancy Roosevelt Jackson, 1997.

Processing Information:

Processed by: Adrien Hilton
Each letter in Volumes 1 and 2 has been described, while Volumes 3 and 4 only have a general description. Further description will be provided on Volumes 3 and 4 if time allows.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Theodore Roosevelt Senior Letterpress Copybooks, 1869-1878 (MS Am 3067). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Theodore Roosevelt, Sr., New York importer and philanthropist, was the father of American president Theodore Roosevelt.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

Contains copies of outgoing business correspondence of Theodore Roosevelt, Sr. Letters are bound in 4 volumes. Partial indexes are included for each volume.

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