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Title

  • Grover Cleveland papers,

Summary

  • Correspondence, diaries, messages to Congress, speeches, writings, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to Cleveland's first presidential administration. Subjects also include Cleveland's second presidential administration, presidential elections, Democratic Party politics, and Populist Party politics.
  • Correspondence, diary, and other papers of Cleveland's wife, Frances Folsom Cleveland.
  • Correspondents include John Peter Altgeld, Chester Alan Arthur, Norval B. Bacon, Thomas F. Bayard, Erastus C. Benedict, Wilson Shannon Bissell, John Griffin Carlisle, Joseph Hodges Choate, George William Curtis, Donald McDonald Dickinson, Sanford B. Dole, William Crowninshield Endicott, Robley D. Evans, Melville Weston Fuller, Richard Watson Gilder, William Russell Grace, Walter Quintin Gresham, Charles Hamlin, Judson Harmon, Benjamin Harrison, William F. Harrity, Abram S. Hewitt, David B. Hill, Joseph Jefferson, L.Q.C. Lamar, Daniel Scott Lamont, Daniel Manning, Richard Olney, Alton B. Parker, Terence Vincent Powderly, William Gorham Rice, Theodore Roosevelt, Horatio Seymour, Edward Morse Shepard, Hoke Smith, Francis Lynde Stetson, Adlai Stevenson, Oscar S. Straus, William F. Vilas, Henry Watterson, James B. Weaver, William C. Whitney, and William Lyne Wilson.

Names

  • Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908
  • Cleveland, Frances Folsom, 1864-1947

Headings

  • -  Altgeld, John Peter,--1847-1902--Correspondence
  • -  Arthur, Chester Alan,--1829-1886--Correspondence
  • -  Bacon, Norval B.--(Norval Baldwin),--1837-1913--Correspondence
  • -  Bayard, Thomas F.--(Thomas Francis),--1828-1898--Correspondence
  • -  Benedict, Erastus C.--(Erastus Cornelius),--1800-1880--Correspondence
  • -  Bissell, Wilson Shannon,--1847-1903--Correspondence
  • -  Carlisle, John Griffin,--1835-1910--Correspondence
  • -  Choate, Joseph Hodges,--1832-1917--Correspondence
  • -  Curtis, George William,--1824-1892--Correspondence
  • -  Dickinson, Donald McDonald,--1846-1917--Correspondence
  • -  Dole, Sanford B.--(Sanford Ballard),--1844-1926--Correspondence
  • -  Endicott, William Crowninshield,--1826-1900--Correspondence
  • -  Evans, Robley D.--(Robley Dunglison),--1846-1912--Correspondence
  • -  Fuller, Melville Weston,--1833-1910--Correspondence
  • -  Gilder, Richard Watson,--1844-1909--Correspondence
  • -  Grace, William Russell,--1832-1904--Correspondence
  • -  Gresham, Walter Quintin,--1832-1895--Correspondence
  • -  Hamlin, Charles,--1861-1938--Correspondence
  • -  Harmon, Judson,--1846-1927--Correspondence
  • -  Harrison, Benjamin,--1833-1901--Correspondence
  • -  Harrity, William F.,--1850---Correspondence
  • -  Hewitt, Abram S.--(Abram Stevens),--1822-1903--Correspondence
  • -  Hill, David B.--(David Bennett),--1843-1910--Correspondence
  • -  Jefferson, Joseph,--1829-1905--Correspondence
  • -  Lamar, L. Q. C.--(Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus),--1825-1893--Correspondence
  • -  Lamont, Daniel Scott,--1851-1905--Correspondence
  • -  Manning, Daniel,--1831-1887--Correspondence
  • -  Olney, Richard,--1835-1917--Correspondence
  • -  Parker, Alton B.--(Alton Brooks),--1852-1926--Correspondence
  • -  Powderly, Terence Vincent,--1849-1924--Correspondence
  • -  Rice, William Gorham,--1856-1945--Correspondence
  • -  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919--Correspondence
  • -  Seymour, Horatio,--1810-1886--Correspondence
  • -  Shepard, Edward Morse,--1850-1911--Correspondence
  • -  Smith, Hoke,--1855-1931--Correspondence
  • -  Stetson, Francis Lynde--Correspondence
  • -  Stevenson, Adlai E.--(Adlai Ewing),--1835-1914--Correspondence
  • -  Straus, Oscar S.--(Oscar Solomon),--1850-1926--Correspondence
  • -  Vilas, William F.--(William Freeman),--1840-1908--Correspondence
  • -  Watterson, Henry,--1840-1921--Correspondence
  • -  Weaver, James B.--(James Baird),--1833-1912--Correspondence
  • -  Whitney, William C.--(William Collins),--1841-1904--Correspondence
  • -  Wilson, William Lyne,--1843-1900--Correspondence
  • -  Democratic Party (U.S.)
  • -  Populist Party (U.S. : 1892-1908)
  • -  Presidents--United States--Election
  • -  United States--History--1865-1921
  • -  United States--Politics and government--1865-1933
  • -  United States--Politics and government--1885-1889
  • -  United States--Politics and government--1893-1897

Notes

  • -  Arranged in twelve series. Series I: Diaries, 1898-1905; Series II: General Correspondence, 1846-1910; Series III: Additional Correspondence, 1828-1945; Series IV: Letterpress Copybooks, 1885-1889; Series V: Speeches, 1883-1907; Series VI: Messages to Congress, 1885-1897; Series VII: Cleveland Writings, 1884-1907; Series VIII: Richard Watson Gilder, 1908-1909; Series IX: Miscellany, 1743-1906; Series X: Printed Matter, 1786-1924; Series XI: Additions, 1878-1937; and Oversize, 1892.
  • -  Grover Cleveland Papers available through the Library of Congress Web site at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/collmss.ms000103
  • -  Microfilm edition of Series 1-9G available, no. 12,126.
  • -  Microfilm produced from originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1960.
  • -  Deposit, Frances Folsom Cleveland Preston, 1915.
  • -  Converted to gift, 1923.
  • -  Other gifts, exchange, transfers, reproductions, and purchases, 1920-2011.
  • -  Photographs transferred to Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
  • -  President of the United States, governor of New York, and lawyer. Full name: Steven Grover Cleveland.
  • -  Collection material in English.
  • -  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms008094
  • -  Index published by the Library of Congress in 1965 available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and on Internet. Cataloged in record 64060012.

Medium

  • 108,200 items.
  • 626 containers plus 1 oversize.
  • 164 microfilm reels.
  • 236.2 linear feet.

Repository

  • Library of Congress Manuscript Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mss.home

Library of Congress Control Number

  • mm79016188

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Cleveland, Grover, and Frances Folsom Cleveland. Grover Cleveland papers. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://lccn.loc.gov/mm79016188.

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Cleveland, G. & Cleveland, F. F. Grover Cleveland papers. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/mm79016188.

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Cleveland, Grover, and Frances Folsom Cleveland. Grover Cleveland papers. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <lccn.loc.gov/mm79016188>.