Papers, 1925-1981.


Papers, 1925-1981.

Collection contains manuscripts and publications by Babcock; appraisal and project files for numerous real estate development projects, chiefly in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states; correspondence; reports; speeches; and biographical information.

32 cubic ft. (32 boxes)

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