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Manuscript Collections, MSS 1- MSS 250


MSS 251- MSS 500 || MSS 501- MSS 750 || MSS 751- MSS 1000 || MSS 1001- MSS 1154


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MSS 1

Charles Elmer Rice Papers, 1735-1924

MSS 2

William Henry Smith Papers, 1800-1896

MSS 3

William Armstrong Papers, 1804-1834

MSS 4

Clark-Williams Family Papers, 1800-1932

MSS 5

Patrick Keran Papers, 1850-1888

MSS 6

Arthur Lovett Garford Papers, 1877-1933

MSS 7

Thomas Thomson Taylor Papers, 1861-1865

MSS 8

Tod Buchanan Galloway Papers, 1918-1919

MSS 9

Newton Hamilton Fairbanks Papers, 1913-1934

MSS 10

Harmount's Uncle Tom's Cabin Company, Williamsport, Ohio Records, 1888-1930

MSS 11

Winthrop Sargent Papers, 1776-1865

MSS 12

Walter Folger Brown Papers, 1907-1950

MSS 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Ohio Branch. Records, 1931-1973

MSS 14

John Wesley Henley Papers, 1848-1900

MSS 15

John Trafford Brasee Papers, 1828-1898

MSS 16

Benjamin C. Dean Papers, 1816-1873

MSS 17

Randolph C. (Randolph Chandler) Downes Book Manuscript, 1970

MSS 18

Joshua Swayne Papers, 1841-1857

MSS 19

George D. Kinder Papers, 1808-1924

MSS 20

Maurice Maschke Papers, 1924-1936

MSS 21

Dun Family Papers, 1802-1936

MSS 22

William R. Moore Papers, 1848-1880

MSS 23

Leroy Swormstedt Papers, 1820-1852

MSS 24

James McBride Papers, c. 1828-1848

MSS 25

St. John's Reform Church, Germantown, Ohio Records, 1843-1914

MSS 26

Abram McClellan Papers, 1858-1879

MSS 28

John D. Vail Papers

MSS 29

James Sidney Robinson Papers, 1860-1878

MSS 30

George F. Bailey Papers, 1849-1864

MSS 31

Roeliff Brinkerhoff Papers, 1876-1905

MSS 32

Albert L. Slager Papers, 1852-1929

MSS 33

Charles Osborne Papers, 1808-1889

MSS 34

Charles Lindley Kurtz Papers, 1837-1895

MSS 35

Erasmus Gest Papers, 1834-1885

MSS 36

James Denny Papers, 1808-1865

MSS 37

John Armor Bingham Papers, 1848-1913

MSS 38

Samuel Linton Papers, 1790-1856

MSS 39

John McLean Papers, 1816-1859

MSS 40

King Family Papers, 1816-1863

MSS 41

Joseph Hodson Outhwaite Papers, 1825-1932

MSS 42

Edward Chester Lampson Papers, 1600s-1948

MSS 43

James S. Hine Papers, 1892-1905

MSS 44

Thomas D. Jones Papers, 1839-1972

MSS 45

John J. Excell Papers, 1850-1887

MSS 46

Ohio Citizens Committee for the Hoover Report Records, 1950-1952

MSS 47

John Brown Jr. Papers, 1830-1932

MSS 48

Ephraim S. Holloway Papers, 1861-1865

MSS 49

Solomon Durkee Papers, 1811-1891

MSS 50

Jacob A. Barker Papers, 1835-1860

MSS 51

WOSU-AM (Columbus radio station) Records, 1940-1943

MSS 52

David McKelvy White Papers, 1916-1945

MSS 53

Joshua R. (Joshua Reed) Giddings Papers, 1821-1866

MSS 54

Worthington Family Papers, 1812-1917

MSS 55

Henry Howe Papers, 1864-1892

MSS 56

Charles Hammond Papers, 1793-1840

MSS 57

William T. (William Tecumseh) Sherman Papers, 1832-1948

MSS 58

Samuel Galloway Papers, 1840-1895

MSS 59

J. Wilson Vance Papers, 1885-1890

MSS 60

Pearl R. Nye Papers, 1936-1939

MSS 61

E. Mont (Emmett Montgomery) Reily Book Manuscript, 1964

MSS 62

Ex-Soldiers' and Sailors' League of Franklin County, Ohio Records, 1888-1904

MSS 63

Samuel P. (Samuel Prescott) Hildreth Papers, 1836-1952

MSS 64

Theodore Jones Papers, 1813-1900

MSS 65

Michael Jacoby Papers, 1806-1935

MSS 66

John Russell Papers, 1847-1868

MSS 67

Putnam Family Papers, 1796-1930

MSS 68

Jared Mansfield Papers, 1776-1848

MSS 69

Edward Deering Mansfield Papers, 1810-1878

MSS 70

George A. Myers Papers, 1890-1929

MSS 71

David Gibson Papers, 1868-1888

MSS 72

Lewis D. (Lewis Davis) Campbell Papers, 1850-1877

MSS 73

George Butler Turner Papers, 1862-1863

MSS 74

John Calvin Williamson Papers, 1829-1911

MSS 75

Jonathan S. Burkholder Papers, 1864-1900

MSS 76

Ephraim Brown Papers, 1862-1908

MSS 77

Mary E. Brown Lee Papers, 1893-1948

MSS 78

Victor Jacobs Papers, 1944-1953

MSS 79

Isaac Strohm Papers, 1830-1891

MSS 80

Columbus Delano Papers, 1871-1874

MSS 81

Samuel Hallett Papers, 1850-1862

MSS 82

Ray Baker Harris Papers, 1865-1963

MSS 83

Cyril Clemens Papers, 1927-1952

MSS 84

James House Anderson Papers, 1861-1889

MSS 85

Malcolm Jennings Papers, 1914-1923

MSS 86

Charles E. (Charles Elsworth) Hard Papers, 1894-1941

MSS 87

Washington Gladden Papers, c. 1855-1886

MSS 88

James C. Woods Papers, 1895-1923

MSS 89

Hoke Donithen Papers, 1894-1928

MSS 90

W. Storer How Papers, 1853-1882

MSS 91

Northwest Territory Sesquicentennial Collection

MSS 92

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Local 54, Columbus, Ohio Records, 1908-1914

MSS 93

Frank E. (Frank Edgar) Scobey Papers, 1914-1928

MSS 94

Robert Olds Papers, 1943-1944

MSS 95

Charles E. Sawyer Papers, 1914-1926

MSS 97

Hugh Huntington Papers, 1797-1945

MSS 100

Eli Todd Tappan Family Papers, 1826-1904

MSS 101

Railroad Trainmen; Brotherhood of. Nickel Plate Lodge No. 54, Bellevue, Ohio Records, 1899-1932

MSS 102

Ohio Academy of Medicine, Columbus Records, 1938-1964

MSS 103

Richard Howe Papers, 1826-1871

MSS 104

Jacobs Brothers Records, 1866-1899

MSS 105

Garrett Hayes Coleman Collection, 1837-1950

MSS 106

Warren King Moorehead Papers, 1875-1939

MSS 108

Hugh Ewing Papers, 1841-1893

MSS 109

Alexander St. Clair Boys Papers, 1826-1868

MSS 110

Society of Separatists of Zoar Records, 1816-1942

MSS 112

Benjamin Lundy Papers, 1821-1904

MSS 113

F. (Friedrich) Hassaurek Papers, 1849-1881

MSS 115

William Turner Coggeshall Papers, 1842-1868

MSS 116

Henry Wilbur Siebert Collection, c. 1740-1860

MSS 117

Sun, (Gus) Booking Agency, Inc. Records, 1914-1949

MSS 118

Free Will Baptist Records, 1819-1920

MSS 119

Shakers. United Society of Believers in Ohio Records, 1808-1904

MSS 120

Philemon Beecher Ewing Papers, 1837-1906

MSS 122

Edward R. Tucker Papers, 1838-1865

MSS 123

Ohio Universalist Convention Records, 1869-1914

MSS 124

Tallmadge Stagecoach Records, 1816-1854

MSS 125

International Typographical Union. Union No. 5, Columbus, Ohio Records, 1859-1969

MSS 126

Urbana Banking Collection, 1814-1872

MSS 127

Dolores Cameron Venable Papers, 1840-1953

MSS 128

Backus-Woodbridge Family Papers, 1731-1894

MSS 129

Jay Cooke Papers, 1845-1897

MSS 132

Society of Friends Ohio Records, 1688-1937

MSS 133

Symmes Evans Browne Papers, 1803-1927

MSS 134

S. (Samuel) Medary Papers, 1842-1876

MSS 135

Magner Circus Records, 1869-1881

MSS 136

Peter Kaufmann Papers, 1806-1869

MSS 138

Max S. (Maximilliam Sebastian) Hayes Papers, 1891-1949

MSS 139

W. L. (William Leontes) Curry Papers, c.1917-1926

MSS 140

Delamore L. Davis Papers, 1840-1933

MSS 141

Charles Arthur Ely Papers, 1801-1881

MSS 142

Janney Family Papers, 1796-1905

MSS 143

John H. (John Hancock) Klippart Papers, 1833-1933

MSS 145

William Seward Pierson Papers, 1839-1930

MSS 146

Columbus Urban League (Ohio) Records, c. 1945-1960

MSS 147

Zalmon Wildman Papers, 1800-1875

MSS 148

Samuel Williams Papers, 1805-1912

MSS 150

James Granville Johnson Papers, 876-1937

MSS 151

Alfred Kelley Papers, 1818-1866

MSS 152

Western Reserve Bank of Warren, Ohio Records, 1813-1910

MSS 153

Lake Shore Electric Railway Company Records, 1909-1946

MSS 154

Larwill Family Papers, 1801-1924

MSS 155

James Leffel & Company Records, 1845-1890

MSS 156

Byers Family Papers, 1838-1949

MSS 157

Samuel Lewis Papers, 1825-1854

MSS 158

Thomas Church Haskell Smith Papers, 1862-1887

MSS 159

J. P. (John Patterson) MacLean Papers, 1887-1939

MSS 160

Daniel J. Ryan Papers, 1846-1923

MSS 161

Madison Furnace Company Records, 1854-1919

MSS 162

Gustavus Adolphus Doren Papers, 1854-1905

MSS 164

Hopley Family Papers, 1860-1957

MSS 165

William Hall Phipps Papers, 1890-1913

MSS 166

Robert Henry Day Papers, 1846-1936

MSS 167

John Daniel Zook Papers, 1939-1949

MSS 168

Walker Family Papers, 1744-1956

MSS 169

Scioto Valley Traction Company Records, 1877-1942

MSS 170

McKinley National Memorial Association, Canton, Ohio Records, 1901-1915

MSS 171

Albert Davis Taylor Papers, 1793-1950

MSS 172

Jean Bell Thomas Papers

MSS 173

E. O. (Emilius Oviatt) Randall Papers, 1872-1942

MSS 174

Frank Anthony Hunter Papers, 1918-1919

MSS 175

William F. Hunter, Papers, 1815-1904

MSS 176

Robert Kingston Scott Papers, 1849-1900

MSS 177

Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce (Ohio) Records, 1900-1965

MSS 178

David Baird Collection, 1829-1865

MSS 179

Bates-Harrison Family Papers, 1781-1899

MSS 180

John T. Booth Papers, 1861-1911

MSS 181

Dana Family Papers, 1817-1948

MSS 182

Gerard Fowke Papers, 1907-1939

MSS 183

Kingsley Arter Taft Papers, 1921-1970

MSS 184

John Fuller Papers, 1775-1836

MSS 185

Samuel Sexton Papers, 1858-1917

MSS 186

Heatly Family Papers, 1820-1914

MSS 187

Harold Jackson Gordon Papers, 1916-1932

MSS 188

Robert White McFarland Papers, 1824-1957

MSS 189

Daniel Hosmer Gard Papers, 1794-1925

MSS 190

Henking and Cadot Company, Gallipolis, Ohio Records, 1853-1879

MSS 191

David Evans Papers, 1790-1895

MSS 193

Griswold Family Papers, 1801-1894

MSS 194

Albert Belmont Graham Papers, 1902-1952

MSS 195

Indianapolis and Cincinnati Railroad Records, 1858-1869

MSS 196

Hegler Family Papers, 1776-1910

MSS 197

Daniel Kilgore Papers, 1820-1884

MSS 198

U. P. (Uriah Pierson) James Papers, 1819-1913

MSS 199

Sebastian D. Leonard Papers, 1862-1869

MSS 200

Kit-Kat Club (Columbus, Ohio) Records, 1911-1933

MSS 201

Neil K. Reese Papers, 1918-1921

MSS 202

George F. (George Frederick) Bareis Papers, 1838-1940

MSS 203

I. T. (Ihna Thayer) Frary Papers, 1887-1952

MSS 204

Peter Weidner Papers, 1857-1888

MSS 205

John Taylor Papers, 1937-1963

MSS 206

Samuel Dickey Crothers Papers, 1839-1916

MSS 208

Huston and Gardner Company, Columbus, Ohio Records, 1863-1881

MSS 209

John Philip Sanderson Papers, 1846-1864

MSS 210

Marietta, Ohio Collection

MSS 211

John H. Young Papers, 1833-1903

MSS 212

Leonard-Seeley Family Papers, 1807-1888

MSS 213

Columbus Steam Pump Company Records, 1846-1914

MSS 214

Thomas M. Beer Papers, 1860-1920

MSS 215

August Carl Mahr Papers, 1772-1949

MSS 216

Increase Allen Lapham Papers, 1834-1875

MSS 217

Dana F. Reynolds Papers, 1897-1968

MSS 218

Edwin K. Gross Papers, 1950-1967

MSS 219

Hunt Family Papers, 1806-1898

MSS 220

Joseph Sullivant Papers, 1830-1929

MSS 222

Woltz Family Papers, 1932-1936

MSS 223

Abraham Wotring Papers, 1785-1851

MSS 224

Howard E. Jones Papers, 1859-1928

MSS 225

Shotwell Family Papers, 1826-1927

MSS 227

"Old Northwest" Genealogical Society Records, 1887-1922

MSS 228

Iowa D. Smith Collection, 1834-1934

MSS 229

James L. Purdy Papers, 1819-1886

MSS 230

Moravian Church. Archives Collection, 1765-1822

MSS 231

Methodist Episcopal Church (Ohio) Records, 1804-1919

MSS 232

Morrow Family Papers, 1826-1936

MSS 233

United States. Army Records, 1793-1815

MSS 234

Robinson Locke Papers, 1881-1935

MSS 236

William H. Phillips Papers, 1839-1919

MSS 237

Pullan Family Papers, 1812-1914

MSS 238

Edward Reister McKee Papers, 1837-1923

MSS 239

Charles Delavan Campbell Family Papers, 1864-1973

MSS 240

Nessly-DeSellem Families Papers, 1820-1866

MSS 242

Charles Henry Wetmore Papers, 1805-1933

MSS 243

Ohio Land Grant Collection, 1796-1880

MSS 244

Newton D. Mansfield Papers, 1933-1950

MSS 245

Waddell Company Records, 1882-1929

MSS 246

Nathaniel L. Parmeter Papers, 1861-1865

MSS 247

World War I Collection, 1917-1921

MSS 248

Northwest Territory Collection, 1781-1802

MSS 249

John Allen Trimble Family Papers, 1787-1908

MSS 250

William C. (William Corless) Mills Papers, 1896-1941