Biography of Leland/Stanford, 1880-1890.


Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918. Biography of Leland/Stanford, 1880-1890.

Biography of Leland/Stanford, 1880-1890.

Statements by William Curtis, Charles Marvin, W.H. Mills, H.C. Nash and Henry Vrooman. Drafts, in the handwriting of Bancroft and Alfred Bates, and proof sheets included.

Originals : 15 folders in 2 boxes.Copies : partial microfilm reel (609 exposures) : negative (Rich. 98:7) and positive.

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Marvin, Charles, 1854-1890 (person)

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Vrooman, Henry, 1844-1889. (person)