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Guide to the Rufus King Papers
1766-1899 (Bulk 1783-1826)
  MS 1660

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Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Rufus King
Title: Rufus King Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1766-1899 (Bulk 1783-1826)
Abstract: The collection contains the papers documenting the political career and private interests of Federalist statesman Rufus King. The collection includes official and private correspondence with other political figures in the early history of the United States, letterbooks, account books, notebooks, financial documents, diaries, memoranda, and essays.
Quantity: 17.5 Linear feet (40 boxes and 66 volumes)
Location: Manuscript Cage
Language: The documents in the collection are primarily in English, but also include French.
Call Phrase: MS 1660
Call Phrase: 144