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Collection Overview

Creator:
Bradford, A. W. (Augustus Williamson), 1806-1881
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
A. W. Bradford Collection
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/d791sg22v
Dates:
1843-1932
Size:
1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

Contains some miscellaneous papers of A. W. Bradford, governor of Maryland during the Civil War, but the collection consists primarily of speeches, correspondence, documents, and printed matter of Bradford's son, Samuel Webster Bradford (Princeton Class of 1875).

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection contains some miscellaneous papers of Bradford, governor of Maryland during the Civil War, but the collection consists primarily of speeches, correspondence, documents, and printed matter of Bradford's son, Samuel Webster Bradford (Princeton Class of 1875). Included are wills for both father and son, and addresses, letters to the editor, account books, and some legal correspondence of the son.

Collection Creator Biography:

A. W. Bradford was a lawyer and Unionist governor of Maryland, elected in 1861.

Collection History

Acquisition:

This collection was the gift of A.F. Machemer in 1982.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and 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:

A. W. Bradford Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/d791sg22v
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184