John F. Murphy papers, 1883-1926.


Murphy, John Francis, 1857-1926. John F. Murphy papers, 1883-1926.

John F. Murphy papers, 1883-1926.

Correspondence, 1884-1926, with sons, especially relating to World War I, and newspaper clippings and materials concerning Democratic Party in Michigan and elections of 1886 and 1888; also papers of his wife, Mary Brennan Murphy.

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