||The George Bancroft papers at Cornell University, 1811-1901 / Herbert Finch, editor. Ithaca, N.Y. : Collection of Regional History and University Archives, John M. Olin Library, Cornell University|
Subject Category: History Great Britain, History US, History World
Collection Dates: 01/01/1811 - 12/31/1901
Location: UNLV Microforms
This 7 reel collection contains some of the personal, business and professional, political and diplomatic correspondence of historian and diplomat George Bancroft. As an historian he is most noted for his History of the United States and as a diplomat for his ministries to Great Britain and Berlin. In reel 5, observations of the Civil War are documented.
Finding Aids: George Brancroft papers at Cornell University, 1811-1901 / Herbert Finch, ed. [MICRO E175.5 .B193 Guide]. This 12 page guide includes George Brancroft's life chronology and a few biographical notes, as well as the reel contents of the collection. The first microfilm reel contains Reel Notes describing the contents of each microfilm reel (begin on page 8).