Richard Yates (Wabash College) Papers, 1834-1921

Title

Richard Yates (Wabash College) Papers, 1834-1921

Subject

Yates, Richard, 1815-1873

Creator

Yates, Richard, 1815-1873

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1834-1921

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum hold all rights and permissions.

Language

eng

Identifier

2012-17

Abstract

Professional papers of Illinois Governor Richard Yates Sr. (1861-1865) The papers also include material from Yates's term as a U.S. Senator from Illinois (1865-1871) as well as manuscript biographies of Yates and some correspondence from Dorothea Dix.

Note: The Yates (Wabash College) Civil War correspondence, including his wartime letter books, have been digitized and made available on Chronicling Illinois. Beginning with Box 8, there are links to the Civil War material in the "Detailed Description of the Collection" section of this finding aid.

Extent

7.14 linear feet (16 manuscript boxes, 1 shoebox)

Citation

Yates, Richard, 1815-1873, “Richard Yates (Wabash College) Papers, 1834-1921,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed August 1, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/25926.