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Lyman H. Weeks papers,

Title
Lyman H. Weeks papers, ca. 1919-ca. 1934.
Author
Weeks, Lyman Horace.

Details

Description
1 linear foot (1 box)
Subject
  • Great Britain > History, Naval > 18th century
  • Warren, Peter, Sir, 1703-1752
  • Weeks, Lyman Horace
Genre/Form
Photographic prints.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • NIghtingale, Mrs. Garrard P. (Jaida)
Biography (note)
  • Lyman Horace Weeks (1851-1942) was an American genealogist, historian and editor.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 3261
Author
Weeks, Lyman Horace.
Title
Lyman H. Weeks papers, ca. 1919-ca. 1934.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection contains Weeks's correspondence, writings, notes, photograph, and printed matter. Correspondence consists of incoming letters primarily concerning Weeks's research on Peter Warren. Writings include original holograph, drafts of chapters and condensed biography of Warren. Also, notes, lists, photograph, and printed materials.
Biography
Lyman Horace Weeks (1851-1942) was an American genealogist, historian and editor. His specialty was genealogical research and he wrote and edited monographs and serials. His biography of Sir Peter Warren, British naval officer who aided in the capture of Louisbourg in 1745, was based on genealogical research.
Occupation
Genealogists.
Historians.
Research Call Number
MssCol 3261
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