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Richard Yates, Sr., 1789-1873

Identifier: Series 1

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The Yates Family Papers, 1789-1936, consists of 14.9 linear feet and 26 bound volumes of correspondence, legal documents, speeches, genealogy notes, manuscripts, news clippings, scrapbooks, notebooks and letterpress books. The collection documents the law and political careers of Richard Yates and his son Richard, Jr.


  • Created: 1789-1873

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research


From the Collection: 14.90 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collection Repository

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