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Guide to the Charles M. Higgins papers 1978.114

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Collection processed by Sativa Peterson

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 17, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Finding aid revised and entered into Archivists' Toolkit by Nicholas Pavlik.  , September 30, 2011

Scope and Contents note

The Charles M. Higgins papers consist primarily of Higgins's writings, photographs, and clippings. Materials relate to Higgins's position as a prominent ink manufacturer, activities in the Anti-Vaccination League of America and Kings County Historical Society, and interests in religious ethics and morality. Items also relate to Higgins's death in 1929 and the history of Brooklyn, particularly in regards to Green-Wood Cemetery.