Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Richard Yates letters, 1860-1868

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1399
Bib ID 4079509 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Yates, Richard, 1815-1873
Title Richard Yates letters, 1860-1868
Physical Description 1 box (1 box (25 items))
Language(s) English .

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Correspondence of Richard Yates, Governor of Illinois, with outstanding contemporaries including Abraham Lincoln, Edwin M. Stanton, Lyman Trumbull, and Thaddeus Stevens.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Richard Yates letters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.


Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Reproduction Note

Type of reproduction--Photostatic copies

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Bancroft - 1E. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--12/--/53. Accession number--M-53-12.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/89.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Governors -- Illinois Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Politicians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stanton, Edwin M (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stevens, Thaddeus, 1792-1868 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID