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Rhoads & Wing letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-031

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume letterbook, containing the correspondence between William G. Rhoads, Samuel Rhoads, and Asa Wing. The volume includes both personal and business correspondence.

Dates

  • 1868-1881

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical note

William Gibbons Rhoads (1838-1880) was born March 26, 1838 in Pa., the son of Samuel Rhoads Jr. (1806-1868) and Anne Gibbons (1809-1890). He married Sarah Wistar on November 26, 1866, and the couple had six children: Lydia Wistar Rhoads (1868-1920), Jane Gibbons Morris (1870-1950), Ethel Rhoads Potts (1871-1962), Edward Rhoads (1873-1903), William Rhoads (1876-1960), and Samuel Rhoads (1878-1930). William G. Rhoads died April 28, 1880.

Asa Wing

Extent

0.08 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed November 2015.
Title
Rhoads & Wing letterbook, 1868-1881
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
November 2015
Description rules
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Script of description
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Language of description note
English

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