Scope and Contents
- 1834 - 1962
- Majority of material found within 1897 - 1962
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
37 Linear Feet ((92 boxes) + 1 framed art object)
Language of Materials
Leonard Bacon (1887-1954)
Bacon married Martha Sherman Stringham on May 16, 1912, and they had three daughters. Bacon died in 1954.
The collection includes material formerly classed as: Za Bacon, Uncat ZA MS Bacon, Uncat ZA File Bacon, and Uncat ZA MS 493.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Guide to the Leonard Bacon Papers
- by Beinecke staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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