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Preliminary Guide to the John S. Maxwell Papers
Wyles Mss 7  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: John S. Maxwell Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1864-1915
    Collection Number: Wyles Mss 7
    Creator: Maxwell, John S.
    Extent: .4 linear feet (1 document box)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    John S. Maxwell Papers. Wyles Mss 7. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mrs. Walter H. Lipke, 1986.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains correspondence, documents, and photographs, mainly concerning John S. Maxwell's service in the Navy during the Civil War. Also included is a 1907 letter (TLS) from President Theodore Roosevelt re Grand Army of the Republic encampment.