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A. W. Bradford Collection

C0394

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsManuscripts DivisionOne Washington RoadPrinceton, New Jersey 08544 USA. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsManuscripts DivisionOne Washington RoadPrinceton, New Jersey 08544 USA
Creator - cre:
Bradford, A. W. (Augustus Williamson), 1806-1881.
Title:
A. W. Bradford Collection
Date [inclusive]:
1843-1932
Call Number:
C0394
Extent:
0.2 linear feet (1 half-size archival box)
Location:
mss
Language:
English
Abstract:
Contains some miscellaneous papers of A. W. Bradford, governor of Maryland during the Civil War, but the collection consists primarily of speeches, correspondence, documents, and printed matter of Bradford's son, Samuel Webster Bradford (Princeton Class of 1875).
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Biography/History

A. W. Bradford was a lawyer and Unionist governor of Maryland, elected in 1861.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.,  2008

Revision Description

Run through PULFA 2.0 normalization routines. 2012-06-04T12:37:38.88-04:00

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[Digital Version]

Controlled Access Headings

Form/Genre(s)
  • Legal correspondence.
  • Speeches.
Personal Name(s)
  • Bradford, Samuel, W. (Samuel Webster), 1855-1932.
Subject(s)
  • Fathers and sons -- Maryland -- 19th century.
  • Legal history
  • American history/Civil War and Reconstruction

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Collection Inventory

Augustus Williamson Bradford: Correspondence, A-Z, 1845-1879. 1 folder.

Augustus Williamson Bradford: Will and Miscellaneous Documents, 1860-1872. 1 folder.

Samuel Bradford: Correspondence, A-Z, 1873-1912. 1 folder.

Samuel Bradford: Manuscripts, Will, Miscellaneous, 1900. 1 folder.