Edward Henry Hobson papers, 1857-1899.


Edward Henry Hobson papers, 1857-1899.

The collection consists primarily of letters written to General Hobson in the 1880's and 1890's concerning political recommendations and meetings of veterans organizations.

1 volume,402 pieces.


SNAC Resource ID: 6821130

University of Kentucky Libraries

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