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Guide to the Osborn Family Papers
1832-1936
 MS 474

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Collection processed by Susan Kriete

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 11, 2015

Container List

Series III: Transcriptions and oversize material

Scope and Contents Note

This series consists mainly of transcriptions of primary material found elsewhere in the collection, including some of Osborn's correspondence and a few journal excerpts. Also included is a typewritten extract relating to Osborn and the Princeton Scientific Expedition to the West in 1877 from "W.B. Scott: Materials for an Autobiography." There are also several pieces of oversize ephemera, including a 1931 certificate of appreciation issued to Henry Osborn as one of the Founders of the Save the Redwoods League.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 30 Folder : 1 Transcriptions, Henry Fairfield Osborn letters to William H. Osborn (father)
1879-1890
Box: 30 Folder : 2 Transcriptions, Henry Fairfield Osborn letters to William Church Osborn (brother)
1883-1886
Box: 30 Folder : 4 Transcriptions, Henry Fairfield Osborn letters to William Berryman Scott
1876-1882
Box: 30 Folder : 5 Transcriptions, Henry Fairfield Osborn letters to Edward Poulton and Frank Speir
1880's-1890's
Box: 30 Folder : 6 Extracts from W.B. Scott Materials for autobiography
undated
Box: 30 Folder : 7 Biographical information, Henry William Osborn and Henry Fairfield Osborn
Box: 30 Folder : 8 Transcription, Travel diary, Coburg
1876
Box: 30 Folder : 9 Transcription, Diary excerpts
1901-1903
Box: 31 Folder : 1 Ephemera and notes

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