Horace Greeley Papers

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Horace Greeley Papers
Creator: Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872
Call Number: A.G79
Dates: 1839-1871
Physical Description: 1 box
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
Photostats:
Horace Greeley to Harrison Howard:
Collection Overview
Title: Horace Greeley Papers
Creator: Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872
Call Number: A.G79
Dates: 1839-1871
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
The collection consists chiefly of positive photostats of a group of letters written by Horace Greeley (1811-1872) to Harrison Howard concerning the establishment of the People's College, Havana, New York, copied from originals in the Regional History Collection, Cornell University. There are also original letters written by Greeley to various people.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Montour Falls
Schools
Education
Correspondence
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872
People's College (Montour Falls, N.Y.)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Photostats gift of G. Van Deusen, July 12, 1949. Original letters gift of Charles A. Brown, 1914 and Robert F. Metzdorf, January 30, 1969, and purchased from Mary A. Benjamin, October 6, 1948, and from Bodley Bookshop, November 16, 1948, and Walter Benjamin, March 12, 1949, and April 11, 1949.Access
The Horace Greeley 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], Horace Greeley Papers, A.G79, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Photostats:
Horace Greeley to Harrison Howard:
July 31, 1851
September 25, 1851
October 1, 1851
October 22, 1851
November 2, 1851
November 4, 1851
February 8, 1852
May 27, 1852
June 9, 1852
November 17, 1852
June 17, 1853
October 25, 1853
January 30, 1854
March 7, 1854
August 21, 1854
September 12, 1852
February 11, 1856
October 17, 1856
December 17, 1856
June 21, 1860
June 24, 1860
February 20, 1864
February 27, 1868
August 8, 1871


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