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Roscoe Conkling papers

Identifier: LG-42

Scope and Contents

The Roscoe Conkling papers consist of microfilm containing correspondence and printed materials. The correspondence relates to personal matters as well as New York and national politics. Also included are materials from Conkling's Frey/Frye/Fry ancestors, including a family history. Correspondents include George Bancroft, Hamilton Fish, James A. Garfield, Ulysses S. Grant, Horatio Seymour, and William T. Sherman.


  • 1769 - 1895


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Reproduction and publication restricted, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.

Biographical / Historical

Roscoe Conkling (1829-1888) was a U.S. senator from New York.


0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 reel (150 items))

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Ownership and Custodial History

Purchased from the Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.

Location of Originals

Roscoe Conkling Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, 2nd St. and Independence Ave., S.E., Washington, D.C. 20540, USA.

Reproduction Note

Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1971. 1 reel ; 35 mm.

Roscoe Conkling Papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US