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Series II: Letterpress Copybooks, 1851-1905

Call Number: GEN MSS 370, Series II

Scope and Contents

Series II, Letterpress Copybooks, consists of 62 sequentially numbered letterpress copybooks, however, volumes 1 and 57-62 are lacking. These copybooks are indexed. These are followed by three unnumbered volumes dating from 1851 to 1905, with gaps.


  • 1851-1905


Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Boxes 152-155 and Broadside folder 811: Restricted fragile material. Reference surrogates have been substituted in the main files. For further information consult the appropriate curator.


51.8 Linear Feet (65 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Part of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Repository

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Access Information

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