Papers of the Howe-Richards family, 1840-1950.


Papers of the Howe-Richards family, 1840-1950.

Papers of the Howe-Richards family, 1840-1950.

Correspondence of various members of the Howe-Richards family.

6 boxes (3 linear ft.)

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