Guide to the Papers of John Otis, 1835 - 1851Manuscript MS-1132

Collection Overview

Title:

Guide to the Papers of John Otis, 1835 - 1851

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1132

Collection Dates:

1835 - 1851

Size of Collection:

1 box (.25 linear ft.)

Abstract:

John Otis (1801-1856) Congressman from Maine and member of the Northeast Boundary Commission. Contains diary entries, notes, drafts of letters, drafts of resolutions, lecture notes, and essays related to his work on the negotiating team for the Webster-Ashburton Treaty. Also contains material related to his work in Congress and as a lawyer.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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