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Collection Number RG0892.AM
Collection Name RG0892 Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885
Identifier Letter
Size and Materials 2 items
Title Schuyler Colfax letter
Date or Date Span 03/23/1870
Date 03/23/1870
Scope & Content The collection consists of a letter, dated March 23, 1870, from Schuyler Colfax, U.S. Vice President under U.S. Grant. The letter is written to W.B. Lamphere and Jessie M. Sutherland, committee members of the Schuyler, Nebraska, Library and Literary Association. In the letter, Colfax accepts an offer of honorary membership in the society. He also indicates what an honor it was to have a county and a city named for him by the Nebraska Legislature. Also included is the envelope in which the letter was sent.
Creator Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885
Finding Aids Schuyler Colfax finding aid
Subjects Vice presidents
People Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885
Lamphere, W.B.
Sutherland, Jessie M.
Search Terms Colfax County (Neb.)
Schuyler (Neb.)
Schuyler Library and Literary Association (Schuyler, Neb.)
Genre Form Correspondence/Letter