Richard Welling papers, bulk (1925-1941).

Title
Richard Welling papers, 1881-1941, bulk (1925-1941).
Author
Welling, Richard, 1858-1946.
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Description
21 linear feet (55 boxes).
Subject
Genre/Form
  • Diaries.
  • Photographs.
  • Scrapbooks.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Richard Ward Greene Welling (1858-1946), New York City lawyer and reformer, was founder of the National Self Government Committee and president of the George Junior Republic. He was active in political and municipal reform and belonged to many social and political organizations.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 3279
Author
Welling, Richard, 1858-1946.
Title
Richard Welling papers, 1881-1941, bulk (1925-1941).
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, writings, scrapbooks, personal papers, photographs, and printed matter. Correspondence, ca. 1894-1941, relates to Welling's involvement with various social, political, cultural, and reform organizations. Writings include typescript of his autobiography, As the Twig is Bent; articles he wrote; and his diaries, 1883-1945. Scrapbooks, 1876-1946, contain materials covering a wide range of topics. Also, personal papers, photographs (mainly of Welling), and printed matter concerning politics.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Richard Ward Greene Welling (1858-1946), New York City lawyer and reformer, was founder of the National Self Government Committee and president of the George Junior Republic. He was active in political and municipal reform and belonged to many social and political organizations.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Lawyers.
Reformers.
Added Author
Dewey, Thomas E. (Thomas Edmund), 1902-1971.
Gildersleeve, Virginia Crocheron, 1877-
La Guardia, Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry), 1882-1947.
Letts, Winifred.
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968.
Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946.
Citizens & Non Partisan Committee.
City Reform Club (New York, N.Y.)
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
American Labor Party.
Boys Brotherhood Republic of New York.
Citizens Union of the City of New York.
George Junior Republic (Freeville, N.Y.)
Municipal Arts Society (New York, N.Y.)
National Sculpture Society (U.S.)
National Self Government Committee.
New York Philharmonic.
Roosevelt Memorial Association.
Research Call Number
MssCol 3279
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