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Guide to the Low, Fleming, and King Family Papers
 MS 3091

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Container List

Series III. King family, 1861-1934

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 15 Covers (4) addressed to Rufus King

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It is unclear if these covers were sent to Rufus King (1814-1876) or to his son, Rufus King Jr. (1838–1900).

Oversize: small Commission of Cornelius Low King as First Lieutenant in the 14th Regiment of Infantry.

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Signed by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln and Secretary of War Simon Cameron.

1861 August 17
Box: 1 Folder : 16 Letter from Union League Club to William G. King

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Printed circular letter regarding the Union League Club's upcoming membership drive.

1863 April
Box: 1 Folder : 17 King family receipts
Box: 1 Folder : 18 The Weekly Detroit Free Press, vol. 58, no. 19

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Newspaper with printed subscription label for "Wm. G King."

1883 May 12
Box: 1 Folder : 19 Postal card addressed to "Office of the Low Estate"

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The address, "1 Cottage Place, New York City, N.Y.," corresponds to that of Rufus King Jr.

1886 February [4]
Box: 1 Folder : 20 Letter from Pavonia Yacht Club (Jersey City) to Rufus King [Jr.] (New York)

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Combined invitation to board meeting and membership dues receipt, with folding membership card / dues payment register, sent to Rufus King [Jr.], 1 Cottage Place, New York City.

1890 September 1
Box: 1 Folder : 21 Letter from Hughes' Yacht Agency (New York) to Rufus King [Jr.]
1892 November 1
Box: 1 Folder : 22 Covers (6) addressed to Mrs. Charles King, Mrs. Margaret S. King, Mrs. Williams King

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