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Guide to the Gustavus Vasa Fox Collection
1823-1919 (bulk 1860-1889)
  MS 439.17

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on June 25, 2014
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Gustavus Vasa Fox Collection
Dates: 1823-1919 (bulk 1860-1889)
Abstract: The collection includes correspondence, personal papers and documents, financial records, speeches and writings, memorabilia and souvenirs, printed materials, and clippings of Gustavus Vasa Fox during his tenure as Assistant Secretary of the Navy and afterwards; correspondence of his wife Virginia Woodbury Fox; and correspondence and personal papers pertaining to other Woodbury and Fox family members. The materials in this collection have been digitized and are available online to on-site researchers and to users affiliated with subscribing institutions via EBSCOhost.
Quantity: 10.0 Linear feet (21 boxes, 15 volumes)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 439.17