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Samuel Willard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-0009

Scope and Content

The collection contains several letters and one document written by Samuel Willard in March 1816.

Dates

  • 1816

Access

The collection is open and available for research.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.

Biography

Samuel Willard, presumably of Connecticut, wrote to a brother in Ashford, Connecticut, and to another gentleman in Stafford, Connecticut. The tone of the correspondence implies that Mr. Willard was in some sort of legal difficulty but it is not clear what his specific problems were.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

A small collection consisting of photocopies of several letters and one document written by Samuel Willard in 1816. Location of the originals is unknown.

Arrangement

The materials are arranged chronologically.

Acquisition Information

The photocopies of the letters were donated by the staff of the Rhode Island Historical Society in 2003. The collection was never accessioned by the RIHS or included in any listing of holdings of that institution.

Related Material

Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to various aspects of Connecticut history. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the Reading Room desk.

Title
Samuel Willard Papers
Status
Published
Author
Archives & Special Collections staff
Date
2003 February
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, University of Connecticut Library Repository

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