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.
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
- Wright, Franklin D.
- Franklin D. Wright Papers, 1790-1897
- Language of Material
- 2.5 Linear Feet, approx. 550 Items
- For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
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.
Collection is open for research.
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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.
[Identification of item], Franklin D. Wright Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
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
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.