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Guide to the Campbell-Mumford Papers
1719-1980 (Bulk 1793-1892)
  MS 98

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Title: Campbell-Mumford Family Papers
Dates: 1719-1980 (bulk 1793-1892)
Abstract: Most of the material in the Campbell-Mumford Papers focuses on William W. Campbell, his son, Douglas Campbell 1st, or Benjamin M. Mumford. Key topics include Mumford's business as an insurance broker, William Campbell's work as a judge and historian, and Douglas Campbell 1st's work as an historian. Much material focuses discretely on the Campbell family or discretely on the Mumford family; only with the marriage of Harriet Bowers Mumford Paige and Douglas Campbell 1st in 1865 were the two families intimately linked.
Quantity: 10.0 Linear feet (26 boxes)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 98