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William Brown Meloney Mitchel and Purroy papers, 1830-1942

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0866
Bib ID 4079539 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Meloney, William Brown
Title William Brown Meloney Mitchel and Purroy papers, 1830-1942
Physical Description 9 linear feet (19 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/31_MAM-MER_28.pdf
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected items cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, documents, photographs, memorabilia and printed materials. The collection concerns Irish nationalism, family matters, Purroy family business interests in Central America, the John Purroy Mitchel Memorial and William Brown Meloney's files relating to his research and writing of "The Story of John Purroy Mitchel" along with the manuscript and typescript drafts for this unpublished biography

Using the Collection

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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.

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); William Brown Meloney, Mitchel and Purroy papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of William Brown Meloney, 1963.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Entered in AMC 11/06/90.

Subject Headings

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Subject

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Attorneys Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
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Mayors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
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Mitchel family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mitchel, John Purroy, 1879-1918 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mitchel, John, 1815-1875 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nationalism -- Ireland Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York (State) -- Politics and government Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Portraits Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Purroy family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
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History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

John Mitchel, 1815-1975, the Irish Nationalist, his grandson, John Purroy Mitchel, 1879-1918 (A.B. Columbia, 1899) lawyer and Mayor or New York City and other members of the Mitchel and Purroy families.