Collected papers [microform], 1827-1877.


Spengler, Silas L. Collected papers [microform], 1827-1877.

Collected papers [microform], 1827-1877.

Manuscripts on Wisconsin history collected by Mr. and Mrs. Spengler of Menasha, Wisconsin. Included are: Charles A. Grignon papers, 1827-1855, consisting chiefly of letters from Richard Chute, Rev. Florimond J. Bonduel, Henry Dodge, James Duane Doty, Theresa Juneau, and John F. Meade, relating to Wisconsin Territorial matters; Solomon Juneau papers, 1836-1852, consisting of a small group of business items, land and property transfers, and hardware accounts with L. J. Farwell and Company in Milwaukee and William Farnsworth in Fond du Lac; Elisha Morrow papers, 1837-1849, consisting of scattered personal and business letters, some correspondence commenting on the defeat of the proposed Wisconsin constitution in 1847, and assorted way-bills of the Morrow and White Stage line between Green Bay and Fond du Lac.

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