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-- Manuscript Group 30, Robert S. Green (1831-1895), Governor of New Jersey, U.S. Congressman Papers 1863-1888

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Manuscript Group 30, Robert S. Green (1831-1895), Governor of New Jersey, U.S. Congressman

Papers, 1863-1888, 460 items

Call Number: MG 30


Summary:

Primarily routine legal letters received by Robert S. Green of Elizabeth, including material on the problems of Civil War soldiers and their dependents, and New Jersey railroads.  From 1863-1866 Green served as surrogate of Union County and a member of the Elizabeth City Council.  He was later a Democratic Representative in the Forty-Ninth Congress, 1885-1887, and Governor of New Jersey, 1887-1889.  Includes letters from Amzi Dodd (1823-1913), Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, Daniel Haines, John R. McPherson, Cortlandt Parker, and Peter D. Vroom (1791-1873).

 

Folder List:

Folder

Title

Dates

1

Letters to Robert S. Green

1863

2

Letters to Robert S. Green

1864

3

Letters to Robert S. Green

1864

4

Letters to Robert S. Green

1864

5

Letters to Robert S. Green

1864

6

Letters to Robert S. Green

1864

7

Letters to Robert S. Green

1865

8

Letters to Robert S. Green

1865

9

Letters to Robert S. Green

1866

10

Robert S. Green to Aug. C. Canfield

May 26, 1887

11

Robert S. Green to Julius Harburger

Sept. 22, 1887

12

Mc Pherson, John R. to Robert G. Green (31 items)

1887-1888

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