Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection
This collection includes manuscripts, account books, ships' journals, travel diaries, government manuscripts, journals, etc. purchased by Library staff and consolidated in one collection.
- (bulk 1804-1889)
Language of Materials
English with some manuscripts in French and German
Restrictions on Access
The collection is open and available for use by researchers in the Andersen Library Reading Room.
Restrictions on Use
Items fall under different copyright restrictions. Contact Archives' staff for assistance in determining copyright.
Includes manuscripts, account books, ships' journals, travel diaries, government manuscripts, journals, etc. purchased by Library staff and consolidated in one collection.
The collection is organized into seven categories:
- Business Records
- Ships Journals and Log Books
- Government Documents
- Texts, Exercise Books, etc.
- Personal Papers
- Manuscripts, Articles, etc.
- Miscellaneous items
Items in this collection were purchased at various times before the establishment of the Manuscripts Division in 1970.
The finding aid written by Leslie Czechowski, June 2004.
- Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection , 1531-1956
- Leslie Czechowski
- June 2004
- Description rules
- Language of description