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William J. Morton papers, 1873-1890.
BANC MSS C-B 391
Collection Overview

Title:

William J. Morton papers, 1873-1890

Creator/Contributor:

Morton, William J. (William James), 1846-1920, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, Jessie Benton, 1824-1902, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, Elizabeth Benton., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, John Charles, 1849-1911, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont, Francis Preston, 1854-1931, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

LaMont, C. A., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Frémont family.

Abstract:

Chiefly letters from members of the Frémont family; many received while General Frémont was Governor of Arizona.
Jessie Benton Frémont, 33 letters and papers, 1873-1887, including letters and notes of introduction for Morton, including one, Oct. 17, 1873 to Mrs. George Bancroft; a letter, Feb. 17, 1877, concerning the electoral commission's decision in the disputed Hayes-Tilden election, and a biographical sketch of Thomas Hart Benton.
John Charles Frémont (1813-1890), five letters, 1889-1890, chiefly concerning properties and real estate.
Elizabeth Benton Frémont, 18 letters, 1873-1879.
John Charles Frémont, (1849-1911), 2 letters, 1877 Jan. 20 and Feb. 4.
Francis Preston Frémont, letter, 1879 Oct. 20.
LaMont, C.A., letter to Samuel Sullivan Cox: [letter of introduction for W.J. Morton] 1890 May 21.
Clippings and miscellany, including announcement and ticket for reception given to General Frémont by the Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California in New York on Aug. 1, 1878.

Date:

1873 (issued)

Subject:

Benton, Thomas Hart -- 1782-1858
Bancroft, Elizabeth Davis -- 1803-1886 -- Correspondent.
Cox, Samuel Sullivan -- 1824-1889 -- Correspondent.
Elections -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources

Note:

Temporary finding aid available.

Physical Description:

1 box (49 folders)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 391

Origin:

United States