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W. Cameron Caswell and John Marshall Holcombe, Jr. collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1637
Scope and Contents
The Cameron Caswell and John M. Holcombe, Jr. Collection consists of correspondence and legal documents which bear the signatures of United States presidents, vice-presidents, presidential cabinet members, and other historical figures. Portraits and photographs of the presidents complete the collection.

These materials were collected by John M. Holcombe, Jr. and his son-in-law, Cameron Caswell, class of 1939, and were donated to Manuscripts and Archives in 1992.
Conditions Governing Access
Researchers must use the photocopies of the presidential material rather than the originals.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright status for collection materials is unknown, though much of the material in this collection is likely in the public domain. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The materials were collected by John M. Holcombe, Jr. and his son-in-law, W. Cameron Caswell, Yale Class of 1939, and were donated in 1992.
Dates
1787-1962
Extent
1.75 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Related Names
Caswell, W. Cameron
Language of Materials
English