The Papers of Henry O'Reilly 1832-1873 (Bulk 1844-1860)


The Papers of Henry O'Reilly 1832-1873 (Bulk 1844-1860)

The Papers of Henry O'Reilly, dating from 1832 to 1873, consist of 21 linear feet of material. The bulk of these papers date from 1844 to 1860. The O'Reilly Papers contain the following types of material: business and personal correspondence (letters, telegraph messages), minutes, proceedings, organizational documents (charters, by-laws, articles of incorporation and association), financial documents (bills, receipts, invoices, expenditure sheets, accounts, bank drafts, promissory notes, inventories, stock certificates), legal documents (contracts, conveyances, indentures, deeds, leases, affidavits, depositions, insurance policies, mortgages, memoranda), notes, reports, scrapbooks, and printed material (pamphlets, proofs, circulars, flyers, clippings).

21.0 Linear feet


SNAC Resource ID: 6330666

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