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Guide to the John G. Chapman papers, 1799-1900

Summary

John Grant Chapman was a lawyer and U.S. Representative from Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland, active from the 1820s-1840s. Collection consists chiefly of business letters, combined with a small amount of personal correspondence. The collection includes a number of items relating to Thomas Yates Robey, also from Charles County, Maryland, possibly a relative or business client.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.00212
Title
John G. Chapman papers
Date
1799-1900
Creator
Chapman, John G. (John Grant), 1798-1856
Extent
0.5 Linear Feet, 78 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Collection consists chiefly of business letters, combined with a small amount of personal correspondence. The collection includes a number of items relating to Thomas Yates Robey, also from Charles County, Maryland, possibly a relative or business client.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], John G. Chapman Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Correspondence and other papers, 1799-1900
Box 1
 


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Provenance

The John G. Chapman Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1956.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff, 1956

Encoded by Elizabeth Shesko, May 2011

Accession(s) described in this collection guide: 56-169

Materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.