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General 19th and early 20th century correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RHC-47

Collection Description

Artificial collection of personal papers, official documents, and correspondence from the 19th and 20th centuries, collected by Harvey E. Lemmen and others. Correspondents include a variety of individuals, businesses, and organizations throughout the United States.


  • 1857-1946


Access to Materials

Collection is open for research use. Materials may be accessed by request at Special Collections and University Archives in Seidman House. Materials do not circulate.

Publication Rights

Copyright retained by original creators or their heirs.


1.25 Linear feet (3 boxes)

Source of Acquisition

Gift of Harvey Lemmen; additions donated by Robert Beasecker, 2008-2016.
General 19th and early 20th century correspondence, RHC-47
Special Collections & University Archives
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Repository Details

Part of the Grand Valley State University Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Seidman House
1 Campus Drive
Allendale MI 49401 United States