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Major H. Cleveland correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: RH MS 206


Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and legal records.


  • Creation: 1868 - 1906


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.


1 box

Language of Materials


Scope and Contents

Those letters from Charles Cleveland to Major Cleveland relate to their common business interests, farming, family matters, and events that occurred at Fort Sill and other agencies in Indian Territory (later Oklahoma). The collection also contains letters sent by Major to his wife, Anetta Wilson Cleveland. There are some partial letters and some envelopes without contents.

Physical Location

RH MS 206

Other Finding Aids

See the attached file for a more detailed account of the collection. ksrl.kc.clevelandmajor.ead.pdf

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Kevin R. Johnson, 7 September 1976

Processing Information

Originally pasted in a scrapbook, the collection is now grouped in folders in the same order as it was initially bound.

Guide to the Major H. Cleveland Collection
Major H. Cleveland correspondence
Finding aid prepared by js, lgg, 1976. Finding aid encoded by amh, 2004. Finding aid revised by js, 1978.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Major H. Cleveland correspondence, RH MS 206, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States