Carl B. Roden - William F. Poole research papers, 1852-1956.


Carl B. Roden - William F. Poole research papers, 1852-1956.

Correspondence and writings of Carl Roden pertaining to William F. Poole, together with correspondence and writings of William F. Poole, publications and transcribed records from institutions and organizations with which Poole was affiliated, and biographical essays and newspaper clippings about him.

1.2 cubic ft. (3 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 7661492

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