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Ichabod Codding Papers

 Collection
Identifier: BC124

Scope and Contents

Correspondence to and from his wife, their children and other family members are also included. Other correspondents include Francis Gillette, Connecticut senator and abolitionist. Topics discussed include abolition, slavery, temperance, family matters, events of the Civil War, and political and social movements of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Six photographs were transferred out of the collection

Dates

  • Created: 1807-1937
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1836-1883
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1988

Creator

Extent

1.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection consists of letters, sermons, speeches, news clippings and published material that document the public career and family life of Ichabod Codding.

Arrangement Note

Papers are roughly arranged by topic.
Title
Archon Finding Aid Title
Author
Anne V. Shaughnessy and Kendra Ciccone
Description rules
Other Unmapped
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
und

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collection Repository

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