Chauncey Mitchell Depew papers 1879-1928

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Chauncey Mitchell Depew papers, 1879-1928

Chauncey Mitchell Depew papers 1879-1928

Newspaper clippings documenting his personal life, his business affairs as president of the New York Central Railroad and his political career as senator from New York (1899-1905), as delegate-at-large to nine Republican National Cenventions (1888-1924) and as a prominent figure in Republican national politics.

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Ward, William Lukens, 1856-1933.

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Camp, Walter, 1859-1925

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Joslyn, J. R.

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Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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Platt, Thomas Collier, 1833-1910

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Barnes, William, 1866-1930

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Peck, Theodore Safford, 1843-1918.

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Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919

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Day, George Parmly, 1876-1959.

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Loeb, William, 1866-1937

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Bertron, Samuel Reading, 1865-1938.

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