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Guide to the Patriotic Envelope Collection
[1861-1865], 1898
  PR 117

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Collection processed by Janet Murray, Susan Benz, and Alexandra Bernet

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 01, 2015
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Patriotic Envelope Collection
Dates [inclusive]: [1861-1865], 1898
Abstract: Patriotic printed envelopes, dating from the Civil War and the Spanish American War. Civil War examples include both Union and Confederate envelopes, with several hundred by New York printer Charles Magnus. The Civil War envelopes have been digitized and and are available online to on-site researchers and to users affiliated with subscribing institutions via EBSCOhost.
Quantity: 2.6 Linear feet (9 boxes)
Location note: Department of Photographs, Prints, and Architectural Collections
Call Phrase: PR 117