Papers, 1875-1909 (inclusive), 1903-1909 (bulk).


Papers, 1875-1909 (inclusive), 1903-1909 (bulk).

Chiefly correspondence concerning the development of a copper mine in Clifton, Ariz. Lindsay Swift, of the Boston Public Library, was president of the company, but the mastermind behind the mine was Edward H. Strobel, Swift's Harvard classmate, who had a varied career in diplomacy and served as adviser to the king of Siam. The collection includes photographs of the mine and some correspondence of Strobel and Swift unrelated to the mine.

4 boxes, 1 bundle.


SNAC Resource ID: 6766299

Houghton Library

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Swift, Lindsay, 1856-1921 (person)

Swift was an editor and author. He worked in the Catalogue Department of the Boston Public Library (1878-1896) and then served as editor of library publications (1896-1921). From the description of Letters from various correspondents, 1874-1920 and undated. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 80830557 From the guide to the Letters from various correspondents, 1874-1920 and undated., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Edward Henry S...

Strobel, Edward Henry, 1855-1908 (person)

Edward Henry Strobel (1855-1908) earned his Harvard AB 1877, a Harvard L.L.B. 1882, and L.L.D. 1906. He was Bemis Professor of International Law from 1898 to 1906. He served as general advisor to the King of Siam from 1903 to 1908. From the description of General information about Edward Henry Strobel. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77068058 ...

New England and Clifton Copper Company of Arizona. (corporateBody)