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Presidents collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS0310

Scope and Contents

Contains facsimiles and original copies of publications primarily related to the political career, death or assasination of prominent presidents of the United States.

Dates

  • 1800-1981

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Overview

Newspapers, magazines and other ephemera relating to presidents of the United States. Contains items concerning the political careers and deaths of George Washington (1800), Abraham Lincoln (1865), James A. Garfield (1881), Ulysses S. Grant (1885), William McKinley (1901), Warren G. Harding (1923), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1945), and John F. Kennedy (1963). Also includes text of Calvin Coolidge's acceptance speech (1924), and an issue of Newsweek regarding the attempted assasination (1981) of Ronald Reagan.

Arrangement

The collection is organized in a single chronological series.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Various

Processing Information

Processed by Robin Brabham and James Kusik, 2003.
Title
Presidential papers
Status
Completed
Author
Finding Aid Written by Robin Brabham and James Kusik
Date
2003
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated