Slack family collection, 1853-1928.

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Slack family collection, 1853-1928.

Slack family collection, 1853-1928.

The Slack Family Collection has been artificially arranged and consists largely of correspondence collected by Susan Brune Randall and her daughter, Elizabeth Randall Slack, to form an autograph collection. Many letters are addressed to Blanchard Randall. University administrators, government officials, and other notable figures of the period are represented. Final items include a published address given at Rutgers by constitutional lawyer, William Wirt in 1830, and a typescript of Blanchard Randall's "Reminiscences of Presidents."

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Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924

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Slack, Henry Richmond, 1889-1957.

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Gilman, Daniel Coit, 1831-1908

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Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940

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Slack, Elizabeth Randall, b. 1892.

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Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926

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Murphy, Edgar Gardner, 1869-1913

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Smith, George Adam, 1856-1942

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Coolidge, Susan, 1835-1905

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American author of stories for girls. From the description of Papers of Sarah Chauncey Woolsey, 1876-1894. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32136346 American author of stories for girls; writing under pen name of Susan Coolidge. From the description of Papers of Sarah Chauncey Woolsey [manuscript], 1876-1894. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647844474 ...

Colvin, Sidney, 1845-1927

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Jacobi, A. (Abraham), 1830-1919

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Furness, Horace Howard, 1833-1912

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American Shakespeare scholar. From the description of Letters : to Dr. John C. Rolfe, 1910. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79028412 Shakespearean scholar. From the description of Papers of Horace Howard Furness, 1872-1899. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 56349747 Horace Howard Furness was a lawyer and Shakespeare scholar. From the description of Scrapbook, 1869-1911. (American Philosophical Society Library). Wor...

Randall, Susan Brune, 1860-1937.

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Fields, Annie, 1834-1915

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Wright, Carroll Davidson, 1840-1909

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Randall, Blanchard, 1856-1942

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Wirt, William, 1772-1834

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Low, Seth, 1850-1916

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Randall family

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Dobbin, George W., 1809-1891

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Slack family

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