Busbey papers  1838-1906 (bulk 1848-1903)
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Title: Busbey papers
Creator: Busbey, Thomas, 1839-1906 and Busbey family
Inclusive dates: 1838-1906
Bulk dates: 1848-1903
Extent: 2 linear feet
The Busbey papers contain the personal and professional correspondence of William H. Busbey and many of his family members. Of note are letters to and from William and his brother during the Civil War; letters between William and his wife Mary after the war; and a letter from Ann Busbey, William's mother, which documents her 1894 trip west from Chicago, with vivid descriptions of the scenery in Kansas, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and California.
Language: The material is in English
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