Papers, 1869-1911.

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Papers, 1869-1911.

Correspondence (1899-1911) and newspaper clippings relating to Bradford's interests, the publication of his book "Lessons of popular government, "various political candidates, governmental reforms, the Kentucky Legislature, currency and banking reforms, the Aldrich Plan, the Overstone Doctrine, and the World Peace Foundation. Correspondents include Charles Francis Adams, John A. Dix, Charles W. Eliot, Edwin Ginn, Judson Harmon, George A. Hibbard, Charles Evans Hughes, J.P. Morgan, Lincoln Steffens, Moorfield Storey, James A. Tawney, John W. Weeks, Augustus E. Willson, Woodrow Wilson, and Rollin S. Woodruff.

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