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

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Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Correspondence: Relating to the accounts of Dr. John L. Seward
1883 - 1886
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Correspondence
1890 - 1892
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Correspondence
Jan - Jun 1893
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Correspondence
Jul - Oct 1893
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Correspondence
Nov - Dec 1893
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Correspondence
Jan - Apr 1894
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Correspondence
May - Sep 1894
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Correspondence

Scope and Contents note

Contains an undated draft of a speech written by Seward expressing his disapproval of U.S. immigration policy (particularly addressing the Geary Act of 1892).

Oct - Dec 1894
Box: 2 Folder : 2 Correspondence
Jan - Apr 1895
Box: 2 Folder : 3 Correspondence
May - Aug 1895
Box: 2 Folder : 4 Correspondence
Sep - Dec 1895
Box: 2 Folder : 5 Correspondence
Jan - Jun 1896
Box: 2 Folder : 6 Correspondence
Jul - Oct 1896
Box: 2 Folder : 7 Correspondence
Nov 1896 - Mar 1897
Box: 3 Folder : 1 Correspondence
Apr - Sep 1897
Box: 3 Folder : 2 Correspondence
Oct - Dec 1897
Box: 3 Folder : 3 Correspondence
Jan - Apr 1897
Box: 3 Folder : 4 Correspondence
May - Dec 1898
Box: 3 Folder : 5 Correspondence
Jan - Sep 1899
Box: 3 Folder : 6 Correspondence
Oct - Nov 1899
Box: 4 Folder : 1 Correspondence
1899, n.d.
Box: 4 Folder : 2 Correspondence
Jan - Feb 1900
Box: 4 Folder : 3 Correspondence
Mar - Jun 1900
Box: 4 Folder : 4 Correspondence
Jul - Oct 1900
Box: 4 Folder : 5 Correspondence
Nov - Dec 1900
Box: 4 Folder : 6 Correspondence
1900, n.d.
Box: 4 Folder : 7 Correspondence
1901
Box: 4 Folder : 8 Correspondence

Scope and Contents note

Includes a pamphlet criticizing the Chinese Exclusion Act titled "The United States and China: An Address before the Congressional Club of Brooklyn," published in 1902.

1902 - 1903
Box: 4 Folder : 9 Correspondence
1904
Box: 5 Folder : 1 Correspondence
Jan - Jun 1905
Box: 5 Folder : 2 Correspondence
Jul - Dec 1905
Box: 5 Folder : 3 Correspondence
1905, n.d.
Box: 5 Folder : 4 Correspondence
1906
Box: 5 Folder : 5 Correspondence
1907
Box: 5 Folder : 6 Correspondence: General Electric
1907 - 1908
Box: 6 Folder : 1 Correspondence: Relating to A. Wells
1907
Box: 6 Folder : 2 Correspondence
Jan - Mar 1908
Box: 6 Folder : 3 Correspondence
Apr - Sep 1908
Box: 6 Folder : 4 Correspondence
Oct - Dec 1908
Box: 6 Folder : 5 Correspondence
1908, n.d.
Box: 6 Folder : 6 Correspondence
Jan - Mar 1909
Box: 6 Folder : 7 Correspondence
Apr - Jun 1909
Box: 6 Folder : 8 Correspondence
1909-1910
Box: 7 Folder : 1 Correspondence
Jul - Sep 1909
Box: 7 Folder : 2 Correspondence
Oct - Dec 1909
Box: 7 Folder : 3 Correspondence
Jan - Mar 1910
Box: 7 Folder : 4 Correspondence
Apr - Jun 1910
Box: 7 Folder : 5 Correspondence
Jul - Sep 1910
Box: 7 Folder : 6 Correspondence
Oct - Dec 1910
Box: 7 Folder : 7 Correspondence
undated
Box: 7 Folder : 8 Notes and Drafts
undated