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At a Glance
Twenty four volumes of the public papers and letter books of DeWitt Clinton. Volumes 1-15 contain letters written to DeWitt Clinton, 1785-1828. They are mounted with an average of 65 letters to a volume, or approximately 975 in all. Volumes 16-23 are letter books covering the years 1793-1828 and average 300 pages to the volume. Volume 24 contains miscellaneous papers, speeches, poems, and the like in various hands.
Using the Collection
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Restrictions on Access
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This collection has no restrictions.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Readers must use microfilm copy. Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); DeWitt Clinton papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of William Schermerhorn, 1902.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Schermerhorn, William. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1902. Accession number--M-02.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 05/04/89.