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Guide to the George Frederick Seward Papers
1883-1910 (Bulk 1890-1910)
  MS 557

New-York Historical Society
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Open to qualified researchers.

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Items that include presidential signatures will be presented to researchers in duplicate form.

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Preferred Citation note

This collection should be cited as the George Frederick Seward Papers, MS 557, The New-York Historical Society.


The collection was donated to the New-York Historical Society in 1931.


George F. Seward: Born November 8, 1840, Died November 28, 1910. (1911). in Monthly Bulletin. New York: Fidelity and Casualty Company.

Schlup, Leonard C. & Ryan, James G. (2003). Historical Dictionary of the Gilded Age. Armonk, NY: M.E. Scharpe.