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Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915



  • Existence: 1835 - 1915


Charles Francis Adams (1835-1915), Union Army officer, president of Pacific Union Railroad, historian, and author

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Bowles papers

Call Number: MS 94

The papers include correspondence, legal documents, petitions, pamphlets, and printed material of Samuel Bowles, journalist and political activist. As editor of the influential Springfield Republican, Bowles was a prominent national voice on many public issues during the mid-nineteenth century and included in the papers is correspondence from a number of national political and business figures.

Dates: 1852-1893

Charles Dewey Hilles papers

Call Number: MS 281
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, press releases, clippings, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia documenting Hilles' activities as secretary to President Taft (1911-1913), as chairman and committeeman to the Republican National Committee (1912-1937) and as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury (1909-1911). His correspondence as Taft's secretary is of special importance as being originally part of the President's office files. His work as administrator of the Ohio Industrial School...
Dates: 1823-1955

Letter : Boston, to Edward Percival Merritt, Boston, 1911 Nov 16

 Part of Collection — Box 32: [Barcode: 39002137225083], Folder: GROUP 609, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

TLS regarding the exhibition of the first folio of Shakespeare by a Mr. Baker.

Removed from:Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies... by William Shakespeare (London, 1632).

Dates: 1911 Nov 16

Note : Quincy, Massachusetts, to C. Ruxton, New York, 1875 Aug 18

 Part of Collection — Box 32: [Barcode: 39002137225083], Folder: GROUP 609, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ANS removed from: An Autobiography With a Memorial Henry Cabot Lodge by Charles Francis Adams (Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916).

Dates: 1875 Aug 18