Roscoe Conkling Papers
LG.42

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator -
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888
Title
Roscoe Conkling papers
ID
LG.42
Date [inclusive]
1769-1895
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet , 1 reel (150 items)
Language
English

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Biographical/Historical note

Roscoe Conkling (1829-1888) was a U.S. senator from New York.

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Scope and Contents note

The Roscoe Conkling papers consist of microfilm containing correspondence and printed materials. The correspondence relates to personal matters as well as New York and national politics. Also included are materials from Conkling's Frey/Frye/Fry ancestors, including a family history. Correspondents include George Bancroft, Hamilton Fish, James A. Garfield, Ulysses S. Grant, Horatio Seymour, and William T. Sherman.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824
517-355-2330
archives@msu.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Reproduction and publication restricted, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.

Ownership and Custodial History

Purchased from the Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.

Location of Originals

Roscoe Conkling Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, 2nd St. and Independence Ave., S.E., Washington, D.C. 20540, USA.

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Controlled Access Headings

Family Name(s)

  • Frey family, (Roscoe Conkling, 1829-1888)
  • Fry family, (Roscoe Conkling, 1829-1888)

Genre(s)

  • Letters (correspondence)
  • Microfilms

Geographic Name(s)

  • New York (State) -- Politics and government
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
  • United States -- Politics and government

Personal Name(s)

  • Bancroft, George, 1800-1891
  • Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893
  • Garfield, James A., (James Abram), 1831-1881
  • Grant, Ulysses S., (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
  • Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886
  • Sherman, William T., (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891

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Reproduction Note

Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1971. 1 reel ; 35 mm.

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Collection Inventory

Reel

1 reel of microfilm 

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