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John William Stewart Family papers

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1470

Abstract

Title:
John William Stewart Family papers
Author/Creator:
Stewart, John William
Collection number:
2007-3
Size:
49 items
Bulk dates:
1857-1869
Inclusive dates:
1857-1906
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

The Papers of John William Stewart span the years 1857 to 1906 with the bulk of material dating from 1857 to 1869 and consist primarily of correspondence written to John William Stewart from relatives and friends in Emmitsburg, Maryland and Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. They report on their health and that of family members and friends, engagements, marriages, prayer meetings, a trip on the Mississippi, and the Civil War. Included in one letter is an 1864 flyer entitled "Greeting to the Churches of the Presbytery of Baltimore from the Presbytery's Committee of Foreign Missions."

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

John William Stewart Family papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Alternate formats:

Digital copies of the letters in this collection are available at http://digital.lib.umd.edu/results.jsp?index1=dmKeyword&query1=john+william+steward+family in the University of Maryland's Digital Collections.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.