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Hannibal Hamlin papers, 1828-1891

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0548
Bib ID 4079844 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Hamlin, Hannibal, 1809-1891
Title Hannibal Hamlin papers, 1828-1891
Physical Description 4 positive reels (1 box); 9 Reels (9 print master reels 30851 to 30859)
Language(s) English .

This collection is located on-site.

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Letters to Hamlin and to Charles Hamlin and Elijah L. Hamlin, letters of condolence, speeches, and newspapers clippings. Correspondents include James G. Blaine, Salmon P. Chase, Neal Dow, William Pitt Fessenden, Thaomas B. Reed, and William H. Seward.

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); Hannibal Hamlin papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Materials

Guide to the Hamlin Family Papers.

Reproduction Note

Type of reproduction--Microfilm

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Hannibal Hamlin microfilm reels Entered in AMC 09/23/94.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

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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"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Chase, Salmon P (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dow, Neal, 1804-1897 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reed, Thomas B (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Seward, William H (William Henry), 1801-1872 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Vice President of the U.S. under Lincoln, 1861-1865, member of congress from Maine, Governor of Maine, and U.S. Minister to Spain, 1881-82.