William Perkins Cross Papers

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William Perkins Cross papers
Creator: Cross, William Perkins
Call Number: A.C95
Dates: 1879-1952
Physical Description: 4 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Series I: Correspondence
Series II: Financial papers
Series III: Personal papers and objects
Collection Overview
Title: William Perkins Cross papers
Creator: Cross, William Perkins
Call Number: A.C95
Dates: 1879-1952
Physical Description: 4 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
Family papers and correspondence to and from the William Perkins Cross family members and friends, chiefly personal in nature. Included is some information about the Daniel E. Cross Company Boot & Shoe Patterns, Rochester, N.Y. Also in the collection are family and business financial papers, bills, statements, wills, diaries, account books, notebooks.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Rochester
Footwear industry
Correspondence
Diaries
Account books
Cross, William Perkins
Cross, Daniel E.
Daniel E. Cross Boot & Shoe Pattern Company
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented to the University of Rochester Library by Mrs. Helen Rogers Cross, U of R 1905, August 3, 1955. Additional material received Nov. 1961 from Mrs. Cross: Marine engineering textbook (plates only) and copy of prize essay. 2 volumes.Access
The William Perkins Cross papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
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[Item title, item date], William Perkins Cross papers, A.C95, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Content List
Series I: Correspondence
Box 1, Folder 2Correspondence, 1883-1890
Box 1, Folder 3Correspondence, January-June 1891
Box 1, Folder 4Correspondence, July-December 1891
Box 1, Folder 5Correspondence, 1892-1900
Box 1, Folder 6Correspondence, 1901
Box 1, Folder 7Correspondence, January-May 1902
Box 1, Folder 8Correspondence, June-December 1902
Box 1, Folder 9Correspondence, 1903
Box 1, Folder 10Correspondence, January-November 25, 1904
Box 1, Folder 11Correspondence, November 26, 1904-1907
Box 1, Folder 12Correspondence, 1908-1910
Box 1, Folder 13Correspondence, January-February 1911
Box 1, Folder 14Correspondence, March 1-22, 1911
Box 1, Folder 15Correspondence, March 23-December 1911
Box 1, Folder 16Correspondence, 1912-1913
Box 1, Folder 17Correspondence, 1914-1916
Box 1, Folder 18Correspondence, 1917
Box 1, Folder 19Correspondence, 1918-1919
Box 1, Folder 20Correspondence, 1923-1926
Box 1, Folder 21Correspondence, 1927
Box 1, Folder 22Correspondence, 1928-1933
Box 1, Folder 23Correspondence, 1934
Box 2, Folder 1Correspondence, 1935
Box 2, Folder 2Correspondence, 1936-1941
Box 2, Folder 3Correspondence, 1942-1943
Box 2, Folder 4Correspondence, 1944-1948
Box 2, Folder 5Correspondence, 1949
Box 2, Folder 6Correspondence, January 1950
Box 2, Folder 7Correspondence, February-December 1950
Box 2, Folder 8Correspondence, 1951
Box 2, Folder 9Correspondence, 1952
Box 2, Folder 10Correspondence, undated
Series II: Financial papers
Box 2, Folder 11Bills and receipts, 1879-1923
Box 2, Folder 12Bills and receipts, 1924-1925
Box 2, Folder 13Bills and receipts, January-April 1926
Box 2, Folder 14Bills and receipts, May-December 1926
Box 2, Folder 15Bills and receipts, January-February 1927
Box 2, Folder 16Bills and receipts, March 1927
Box 2, Folder 17Bills and receipts, April-May 1927
Box 2, Folder 18Bills and receipts, June-August 1927
Box 2, Folder 19Bills and receipts, September-December 1927
Box 2, Folder 20Bills and receipts, 1928-1943
Box 3, Folder 1Personal business financial papers, 1900-1950
Box 3, Folder 2Income tax forms, 1914-1927
Box 3, Folder 3Estate of Daniel Edward Cross, Harriet A. Cross, 1904-1927
Box 4, Object 1-10Ledgers and account books, 1902-1942
Box 4, Object 1-8Bank books and check books, 1915-1945
Box 4, Volume 1-2Volumes received November, 1961
Series III: Personal papers and objects
Box 1, Folder 1Family genealogy
Box 3, Folder 4Notebooks, diaries, 1896-1904
Box 3, Folder 5Items pertaining to D.E. Cross Shoe Pattern Factory, 1894-1947
Box 3, Folder 6Family photographs and pin
Box 3, Folder 7Memorabilia, clippings, programs


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