Guide to the Franklin D. Wright Papers, 1790-1897
Franklin D. Wright was a lawyer from Auburn, New York in the mid-to late 19th century. Collection includes correspondence, legal papers, financial papers, and 4 volumes. The collection ranges in date from 1790-1897.
- Collection Number
- Franklin D. Wright papers
- Wright, Franklin D.
- 2.5 Linear Feet, approx. 550 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Material in English
The collection includes professional correspondence, bills and receipts of clientele, legal papers and indentures, and a woman's diary. Some of the materials appear to pre-date Wright's work.
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How to Cite
[Identification of item], Franklin D. Wright Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
Franklin D. Wright was a laywer in Auburn, New York in the mid-to late 19th century. He practiced in the Law Offices of F. D. and J. A. Wright with his brother, James A. Wright. The work of the firm appears to be related to debts and indentures.
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The Franklin D. Wright Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1955.
Processed by Jessica Roseberry, October 2011
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, October 2011
Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 48-2221