Letters to Richard Henry Roberts
This collection contains 73 letters, the bulk of which were written to Richard Henry Roberts by members of his family during the Civil War. There are also miscellaneous manuscripts written by and to Emily Swan before her marriage to Richard Henry Roberts.
- 1838 - 1869
- Roberts, Richard Henry (Correspondent, Person)
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No access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.
1 box (73 items)
RH MS 132
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Dept. of Special Collections, 1972.
- Colorado -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
- Missouri -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
- Roberts family
- Roberts, William P., active 1838-1869
- Swan, George, -1865
- Swann family
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
- United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 18th (1861-1865)
- United States. Army. Missouri Cavalry Regiment, 6th (1862-1865)
- Guide to the Richard Henry Roberts Collection
- Letters to Richard Henry Roberts
- ah, before 1968; lgg 13 February 1973
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Richard Henry Roberts Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 132, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas