John Archibald Campbell Papers
Scope and Contents
Items (photocopies) of John A. Campbell, including nine letters to his son, Duncan G. Campbell (1853-1865), material relating to John A. Campbell's interviews with Abraham Lincoln in Richmond, April, 1865, and to his imprisonment in Fort Pulaski; printed speeches and interviews; five letters (photocopies) from Campbell to Secretary of State William H. Seward relating to Campbell's efforts to mediate the problem of Fort Sumter.Also included are the papers of Duncan G. Campbell. Other correspondents include George Washington Parke Custis and Horace Greeley.
- Creation: Inclusive 1853-1889
- Campbell, John Archibald (Correspondent, Person)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Duncan G. Groner, 1946 and 1975.
Existence and Location of Originals
The original items are owned by Duncan G. Groner.
- Groner, Duncan G. (Person)
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