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Guide to the Charles M. Lefferts Military Uniforms Print Collection
1873-1926 (bulk 1900-1926)
 PR 99

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Collection processed by Emily Wolff; Larry Weimer (2021)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on December 28, 2021
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Descriptive Summary

Creator - col: Lefferts, Charles Mackubin, 1873-1923
Title: Charles M. Lefferts military uniforms print collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1781, 1848-1926 (bulk 1900-1926)
Abstract: Collection of printed unsewn signatures, half-tone reproductions of original illustrations, and photographic copies of original illustrations, principally from the 1926 book, "Uniforms of the Armies of the War of the American Revolution, 1775-1783" by Charles M. Lefferts, as well as reproductions of illustrations by Lefferts for other projects, and illustrations compiled by him of military uniforms by other artists. Also includes research notes, and some books and letters.
Quantity: 7.7 Linear feet in 11 boxes of various sizes
Language: Most of the materials are in English, but some are in French and in German.
Call Phrase: PR 99