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William Clement Bryant papers, 1856-1895

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0160
Bib ID 4078560 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Bryant, Wm. Clement (William Clement)
Title William Clement Bryant papers, 1856-1895
Physical Description 0.5 linear feet (1 box); 105 items
Language(s) English .

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Letters written chiefly to Clement relating to the history of the Indian tribes of upper New York State. The letters are from researchers in this field such as J.S. Clark, George S. Conover, W.L. Stone, William H. Samson, William Kirby, and others and discuss newly found facts, eye witness testimony of past events, and their own conclusions.

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Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Curator of Manuscripts/University Archivist, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); William Clement Bryant papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/12/89.

Revision Description

2020-07-20 EAD document created by CCR.

Subject Headings

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"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Buffalo Historical Society (Buffalo, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Clark, J. S Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Conover, George S (George Stillwell), 1824- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Indians of North America -- New York (State) -- History Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kirby, William Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Samson, William H Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stone, William L (William Leete), 1835-1908 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

William Clement Bryant (1830-1898) was president of the Buffalo Historical Society.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence

Box 1 Alward, Dennis R.

Box 1 Bryant, William Clements

Box 1 Beach, W. W.

Box 1 Clark, John S.

Box 1 Clinton, G. W.

Box 1 Conover, George S.

Box 1 Converse, Harriet Maxwell

Box 1 Donovan, William R. O.

Box 1 Drake, Thomas L.

Box 1 Draper, Lyman C.

Box 1 Fellows, Joseph

Box 1 Gilkison, J. T.

Box 1 Hale, Horatio

Box 1 Harris, George H.

Box 1 Harris, Julia E.

Box 1 Hayden, Horace Edwin

Box 1 Hosmer, W. H. C.

Box 1 Howell, Thomas Morris

Box 1 Howland, N. R.

Box 1 Hubbard, J. N.

Box 1 Jones, Charles

Box 1 Kirby, William

Box 1 Letchworth, William P.

Box 1 Lossing, Benson J.

Box 1 Marshall, C. D.

Box 1 Marshall, Elizabeth C.

Box 1 Middleton, Petana

Box 1 Minard, John S.

Box 1 P., I. T.

Box 1 Parker, Ely Samuel

Box 1 Plumb, J. B.

Box 1 Samson, William H.

Box 1 Simms, J. R.

Box 1 Smith, Erminnie

Box 1 Stewart, E. W.

Box 1 Stone. William L.

Box 1 Strong, N. T.

Box 1 Sullivan, John J.

Box 1 Van Cortlandt, C. E.

Box 1 Waer, John?

Series II: Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 Miscellaneous letters from unidentified people