James Elwood Papers

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James Elwood papers
Creator: Elwood, James N.
Call Number: A.E52
Dates: 1827-1923
Physical Description: .5 Cubic feet
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
Box 1
Collection Overview
Title: James Elwood papers
Creator: Elwood, James N.
Call Number: A.E52
Dates: 1827-1923
Physical Description: .5 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
General correspondence, 1838-1888, including letters written by Henry O'Reilly, Joseph Hume, William Henry Seward, and Frederick Douglass which are indexed. Miscellaneous scrapbooks, albums, and documents.

Subject(s):
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Scrapbooks
Correspondence
Elwood, James N.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Mrs. Jane Elwood Hurr, September 25, 1947.Access
The James Elwood 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
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], James Elwood papers, A.E52, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Box 1
Box 1, Volume 1Albums of Augusta Lucene May, 1827
Box 1, Volume 2Album of Augusta Lucene May, 1832
Box 1, Volume 3Scrapbook of Rochester, NY clippings, programs, circa 1880s- 1909
Box 1, Volume 4Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, 1870s-1920s
Box 1, Volume 5Scrapbook of programs for drama and musical performances, circa 1860s-1870s
Box 1, Folder 1General correspondence, 1838-1888
Seven letters, including some written by William R. Seward, Joseph Hume, Henry O'Reilly, and Frederick Douglass, which are indexed.

Box 1, Folder 2Miscellaneous documents
Creditor's Petition by Quincy Van Voorhis against the Framer's and Mechanic's Bank of Rochester, May 19, 1874; Last will and testament of Elihu F. Marshall, first Rochester city treasurer, August 1840; List of books, ca. 1850s-1860s; partial handwritten account of editorial article and commentary, September 19, 1826; Elwood Family Genealogy, ca. 1750-1906; Husband Family Genealogy, ca. 1828-1923



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