Francis G. Newlands Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 87-07
Papers, primarily correspondence.

Dates

  • 1891-1902

Creator

Restrictions

Permission to publish must be requested from Yale University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Archives-Reference.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (4 items)

Abstract

Francis Griffith Newlands was a U.S. Congressman and U.S Senator in Nevada. Collection contains papers, primarily correspondence about water resources and construction from 1891-1902.

Biographical Note

U.S. Congressman (1893-1902) and U.S. Senator (1909-1917) from Nevada; expert in irrigation and silver issues; advocate of construction of reservoirs and surveys of water resources and usage in Nevada.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers, on microfilm, donated by Mary Ellen Glass and Yale University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Archives on October 27, 1987.

Location of Originals

Francis G. Newlands Papers,,Yale University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Archives,,Box 1603A Yale Station, New Haven, CT 06520.
Title
Guide to the Francis G. Newlands Papers
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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