John Hays Hammond, Sr. papers, 1893-1936 (inclusive).

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Hammond, John Hays, 1855-1936. John Hays Hammond, Sr. papers, 1893-1936 (inclusive).

John Hays Hammond, Sr. papers, 1893-1936 (inclusive).

Correspondence, and printed material concerning the business affairs of the Consolidated Gold Fields of South Africa, the economic development of South Africa, and the Jameson Raid; together with articles and speeches (1893-1934) relating to John Hays Hammond's activities as a speechmaker in behalf of the Republican Party, organizer of the National League of Republican Clubs, special Ambassador and representative of President William Howard Taft to the coronation of George V, king of Great Britain, and vice-president of the Boys' Clubs of America. Includes photostatic copies from the papers of Richard Olney, concerning Hammond's part in the Jameson Raid. Also included is a two volume set, The Autobiography of John Hays Hammond.

9.75 linear feet (16 boxes)

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