John Vickery Papers

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JOHN VICKERY PAPERS
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Call Number: A.V63
Dates: 1838-1884
Physical Description: 227 letters in 9 folders; 166 financial items in 5 folders; 87 legal items in 6 folders; 5 surveys and diagrams in 1 folder, in 2 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
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Box 1
Box 2
Collection Overview
Title: JOHN VICKERY PAPERS
Call Number: A.V63
Dates: 1838-1884
Physical Description: 227 letters in 9 folders; 166 financial items in 5 folders; 87 legal items in 6 folders; 5 surveys and diagrams in 1 folder, in 2 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
The papers relate, almost exclusively, to the following businesses in which the Vickery family was involved: Jones Cotton Mills, Rocky Glen Mills, Browns Race Co., Pomeroy and Vickery, and an oil company.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased by the University Library from Alvin Lohr, Hagerstown, Md., July 1952.Access
The JOHN VICKERY 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], JOHN VICKERY PAPERS, A.V63, 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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Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
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Content List
Box 1
Correspondence: 227 letters in 9 folders.
Folder (# of letters)
1. 1852 - 1859 (23)
2. January - April 1860 (23)
3. May 1860 (16)
4. June 1860 - 1868 (24)
5. January - March 1869 (18)
6. April - May 1869 (30)
7. June - September 1869 (33)
8. October -December 1869 (24)
9. 1870 -1884 (36)
Box 2
Financial papers: 166 items in 5 folders.
Folder (# of items)
1. 1839 - 1856 (53)
2. 1857 - 1859 (45)
3. 1860 - 1861 (18)
4. 1862 - 1869 (23)
5. n.d. (27)
Legal papers: 87 items in 6 folders.
Folder (# of items)
1. 1838 - 1854 (25)
2. 1855 - 1857 (16)
3. 1858 - 1859 (18)
4. 1860 (11)
5. 1861 - 1862 (9)
6. 1863 - 1882 (8)
Surveys and diagrams (5)


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