David McNeely Stauffer papers,

Title
David McNeely Stauffer papers, ca. 1703-ca. 1924.
Author
Stauffer, David McNeely, 1845-1913.
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Description
3.25 linear feet (8 boxes and 1 v.)
Genre/Form
Drawings.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • David McNeely Stauffer (1845-1913) was an American civil engineer, editor, artist, and collector.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2865
Author
Stauffer, David McNeely, 1845-1913.
Title
David McNeely Stauffer papers, ca. 1703-ca. 1924.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of Stauffer's personal papers and his autograph and seal collection. Personal papers contain correspondence, 1865-1910; financial papers; notes; sketches and illustrations; manuscript; and transcripts of historical correspondence. Autograph collection of historical and literary figures of the 18th and 19th centuries includes artists, clergy, educators, inventors, engineers, lawyers, authors, doctors, scientists, and officers of the American Revolution and other political figures.
Biography
David McNeely Stauffer (1845-1913) was an American civil engineer, editor, artist, and collector. He worked for several railroads including the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad until 1876 when he went into private practice. He wrote scholarly articles and edited the Engineering News. In addition to collecting autographs and illustrations, he designed book plates and did pen and ink drawings.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Artists.
Civil engineers.
Editors.
Added Author
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919.
Putnam, Herbert, 1861-1955.
White, Andrew.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2865
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