Roy Dikeman Chapin Papers: 1886-1945 (bulk 1910-1936)
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Correspondence 1899-1936 [series]

The Correspondence series dates from 1899 to 1936 with some scattering of family and estate materials dating up to 1943. It is the largest series in the collection and concerns family matters, highway transportation, the automobile industry, general economic conditions, foreign trade, World War I, national defense, state and national politics, the Republican Party, and University of Michigan affairs. Correspondents include national and state political and business leaders.

Box   1  
1899-July 1914 (35 folders)
Box   2  
August 1914-July 15, 1916 (30 folders)
Box   3  
July 16, 1916-March 22, 1917 (26 folders)
Box   4  
March 23, 1917-December 10, 1917 (27 folders)
Box   5  
December 11, 1917-October 21, 1918 (34 folders)
Box   6  
October 22, 1918-May 31, 1919 (32 folders)
Box   7  
June 1919-March 21, 1920 (37 folders)
Box   8  
March 22, 1920-November 30, 1920 (38 folders)
Box   9  
December 1920-June 21, 1921 (42 folders)
Box   10  
July 1921-February 24, 1922 (38 folders)
Box   11  
February 25, 1922-December 30, 1922 (38 folders)
Box   12  
January 1923-January 25, 1924 (44 folders)
Box   13  
January 26, 1924-December 5, 1924 (42 folders)
Box   14  
December 11, 1924-April 30, 1926 (81 folders)
Box   15  
April 30, 1926-April 25, 1927 (46 folders)
Box   16  
April 26, 1927-February 10, 1928 (44 folders)
Box   17  
February 10, 1928-1928 undated (40 folders)
Box   18  
1928 undated-August 17, 1929 (34 folders)
Box   19  
August 19, 1929-March 23, 1930 (40 folders)
Box   20  
March 24, 1930-February 10, 1931 (39 folders)
Box   21  
February 11, 1931-March 9, 1932 (43 folders)
Box   22  
March 10, 1932-August 9, 1932 (28 folders)
Box   23  
August 10, 1932-October 10, 1932 (32 folders)
Box   24  
October 11, 1932-1932 undated (32 folders)
Box   25  
1932 undated-May 31, 1933 (34 folders)
Box   26  
June 1, 1933-December 31, 1933 (36 folders)
Box   27  
1933 undated-August 31, 1934 (33 folders)
Box   28  
September 1934-December 1935 (35 folders)
Box   29  
January 1936-1943 (21 folders)
Box   29  
Letters of thanks concerning the Chapin biography 1945 (5 folders)