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

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of John Wingate Weeks contain personal and professional correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, written speeches, articles and biographical materials chronicling his political career as a member of Congress and as Secretary of War under Presidents Harding and Coolidge. Correspondents include Calvin Coolidge, Woodrow Wilson, Newton D. Baker, Edwin A. Filene, Warren G. Harding, Sinclair Weeks, Henry Cabot Lodge, William H. Taft, Theodore Roosevelt and Charles G. Washburn. Some genealogical material of the Weeks family is also included.

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