Guide to the Nathaniel Greene Wilcox Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0030
Creators:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Wilcox, Nathaniel Greene, Colonel
Dates:
ca. 1843-1892; 1921.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.1 Cubic feet
2 folders
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence with Nathaniel Greene Wilcox family; legal documents; newspaper clippings, including the July 3, 1860 issue of THE RUSHVILLE TIMES, illustrated with articles and editorials about the 1860 presidential candidates.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Divided into three series: (1) Correspondence; (2) Legal documents; (3) Newspaper clippings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Wilcox was a colonel in the Army, residing in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Robert Harding, 1983
Author
Robert Harding
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Nathaniel Greene Wilcox Collection, ca. 1843-1921, Archives Center.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred from the Division of Domestic Life, 1983/04/13.

Other Finding Aids
Other Finding Aids
Inventory available; contact the Archives Center for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rushville Times (newspaper) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Electioneering -- 1869-1970 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illinois -- 19th century Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Presidential candidates -- 1860-1870 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Family -- 1840-1900 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Correspondence -- 19th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Legal documents -- 19th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings -- 19th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI). Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives