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Series I: Correspondence

Call Number: RG 38, Series I

Scope and Contents

  1. A. General correspondence is arranged chronologically with notable correspondents indicated on the folder headings. One folder of undated and fragmentary correspondence follows the dated material.
  2. B. Correspondence with John R. Mott is arranged chronologically.
  3. Correspondence of John R. Mott located in the General Correspondence section consists only of copies of letters sent to Wilder by other correspondents.
  4. C. Family correspondence is arranged by family members:
  5. Royal G. and Eliza Jane Wilder (parents)
  6. Grace Wilder (sister)
  7. William Wilder (brother)
  8. Helene Wilder (wife)
  9. Ruth, Grace, Elizabeth and Dorothy Wilder (daughters)
  10. Other family members.
The material is arranged chronologically within each of these sections.

Frequent or notable correspondents include:
  1. Barbour, George,
  2. Beach, Harlan P.,
  3. Black, Howard,
  4. Braisted, Paul,
  5. Brown, Arthur Judson,
  6. Forman, John N.,
  7. Fraser, Donald,
  8. Fries, Karl,
  9. Frost, Henry W.,
  10. Hallesby, Ole,
  11. Henriod, Henry-Louis,
  12. Holden, J. Stuart,
  13. Johnson, Douglas,
  14. Latourette, Kenneth Scott,
  15. McBrier, Edwin M.,
  16. McCosh, James,
  17. McCulloch, William P.,
  18. Mackie, Robert C.,
  19. MacMillan, Hugh,
  20. Miller, Francis,
  21. Miller, Wlliam McE.,
  22. Moltke, Count Joakim,
  23. Moody, Dwight L.
  24. Moorhead, Max Wood
  25. Mott, John R.
  26. Nicol, James H.
  27. Nicolay, Baron Paul
  28. Ober, Charles K.
  29. Oldham, Joseph H.
  30. Paton, William
  31. Pelly, Richard Lawrence
  32. Phildius, Eberhard
  33. Pierson, Delavan
  34. Porteous, Robert W.
  35. Porter, David R.
  36. Reid, David
  37. Rose, William
  38. Rutgers, H.C.
  39. Seton, Walter


  • 1840-1940

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


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