Manuscript Group 30, Robert S. Green (1831-1895), Governor of New Jersey, U.S. Congressman Papers 1863-1888

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Manuscript Group 30, Robert S. Green (1831-1895), Governor of New Jersey, U.S. Congressman

Papers, 1863-1888, 460 items

Call Number: MG 30

Summary


Summary:

Primarily routine legal Letters received by Robert S. Green of Elizabeth, including material on the problems of Civil War soldiers and their dependents, and New Jersey railroads. From 1863-1866 Green served as surrogate of Union County and a member of the Elizabeth City Council.  He was later a Democratic Representative in the Forty-Ninth Congress, 1885-1887, and Governor of New Jersey, 1887-1889. Includes letters from Amzi Dodd (1823-1913), Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, Daniel Haines, John R. McPherson, Cortlandt Parker, and Peter D. Vroom (1791-1873).

Folder List:

Folder Title Dates
1 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1863
2 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1864
3 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1864
4 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1864
5 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1864
6 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1864
7 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1865
8 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1865
9 Letters
to Robert S. Green
1866
10 Robert
S. Green to Aug. C. Canfield
May
26, 1887
11 Robert
S. Green to Julius Harburger
Sept.
22, 1887
12 Mc
Pherson, John R. to Robert G. Green (31 items)
1887-1888

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