Letterbooks ; letters, 1863-1899.


Letterbooks ; letters, 1863-1899.

This collection of letters and letterbooks reflects Coleman Sellers' personal interests and his role as consulting engineer for the electric power-plant at Niagara Falls.

2 v. ; ca. 130 items.

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