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Henry Meigs diaries, 1827-1855

Meigs, Henry, 1782-1861

Politician, Lawyer, Judge


Collection Information

Size: 2 Volumes, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Two diaries, 1827-1833 and 1850-1855.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lawyer, judge and congressman, New York (N.Y.).


Loaned by Allen L. Oddie, Meigs was his grandfather-in-law.

Language Note

Multiple languages .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Allen L. Oddie, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 1365 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Henry Meigs diaries, 1827-1855. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.