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Collection Overview

Creator:
Bayard, Samuel J. (Samuel John), 1801-1878
Title:
Samuel J. Bayard Papers
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/8049g509h
Dates:
1830-1886
Size:
2 boxes and 0.6 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1-2
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists, for the most part, of autograph manuscripts in prose and verse of Bayard (Princeton Class of 1820) and correspondence of Bayard, the Bayard family, John B. Guthrie, and Bayard Guthrie.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists, for the most part, of autograph manuscripts in prose and verse of Bayard (Princeton Class of 1820) and correspondence of Bayard, the Bayard family, John B. Guthrie, and Bayard Guthrie. Included is a signed, autograph manuscript of "The Life of General George Dashiell Bayard" (472 pp.), Bayard's biography of his son. Among the correspondents are Frederick Freylinghuysen, Rodman M. Price, Robert Field Stockton, Nathaniel P. Tallmadge, and others. A genealogical chart, deeds, documents, broadsides, and other related material are also included.

Collection Creator Biography:

Bayard, Samuel J. (Samuel John), 1801-1878

Samuel J. Bayard was a nineteenth-century American jurist.

Collection History

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Samuel J. Bayard Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/8049g509h
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184