Kinsley S. Bingham Papers [microform]
Bingham, Kinsley S. (Kinsley Scott), 1808-1861
1.25 linear feet
1 oversize folder
Michigan Democratic congressman, 1847-1851, Republican governor, 1855-1858, and U.S. Senator, 1859-1861; correspondence and genealogical papers of the Bingham and Warden families of Livingston County, including letters from Kinsley, his wife Mary Warden, his son James (First Lieutenant, Sixteenth Michigan Infantry, who died in 1862), and Robert Warden, Jr.; correspondence concerning family affairs, political and legislative matters, Bingham's inauguration in Lansing, Michigan, in 1857, and the Civil War; letters to Warden from friends in Scotland and Camillus, New York including one from Henry S. Sinn about slavery and the Civil War; and diary, 1862-1863, kept by Mrs. Bingham.
851283 Aa 2.mf 314, mf 315, mf 316, mf 317
The materials are in English.
Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.Finding aid prepared by: Sheon Montgomery
Ann Arbor, MI
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