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Object ID RG0892.AM
Collection RG0892 Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885
Object Name Letter
Extent of Description 2 items
Title Schuyler Colfax letter
Dates of Creation 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 This is the only finding aid available.
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.)
Classification Correspondence/Letter