Guide to the Papers of John Wingate Weeks, 1843 - 1976Manuscript ML-1

Collection Overview

Title:

Guide to the Papers of John Wingate Weeks, 1843 - 1976

Call Number:

Manuscript ML-1

Collection Dates:

1843 - 1976 (bulk: 1913 - 1925)

Size of Collection:

42 boxes (57.5 linear ft.)

Abstract:

John Wingate Weeks (1860-1926), banker, congressman and Secretary of War. The papers consist of personal and professional correspondence, scrapbooks with clippings, photographs, written speeches, articles and biographical materials chronicling his political career as a member of Congress and as Secretary of War. Some genealogical material of the Weeks family is also included.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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