Russell A. Alger family papers  1842-1975 (bulk 1863-1865, 1888-1945)
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Title: Russell A. Alger family papers
Creator: Alger family
Inclusive dates: 1842-1975
Bulk dates: 1863-1865, 1888-1945
Extent: 12.5 linear feet
Abstract:
The Russell A. Alger family papers contain personal and professional correspondence of Alger, who served as governor of Michigan (1885-1887), United States Secretary of War (1897-1899), and United States Senator (1902-1907). The collection also includes military correspondence related to the Spanish-American War, materials from a distant branch of the Alger family in Ohio and Missouri, and letters related to United States Representative Bruce Alger's experiences in the Army Air Corps during the Second World War.

Language: The material is in English and Spanish
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu