Russell A. Alger family papers  1842-1975 (bulk 1863-1865, 1888-1945)
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The collection is currently arranged in the following series and subseries:

  • Russell A. Alger materials
    • Russell A. Alger correspondence
      • Russell A. Alger incoming correspondence
      • Russell A. Alger outgoing correspondence
      • Tour of officers & soldiers in the election of 1896, and the endorsement of Russell A. Alger as a member of President McKinley's Cabinet
      • Letters and telegrams from General Miles
      • Russell A. Alger semi-official letters, semi-official orders, and telegrams
        • Semi-official letters
        • Semi-official orders
        • Telegrams
    • Russell A. Alger documents
      • Russell A. Alger Civil War service documents
      • Testimony of General Alger Before the War Investigation Committee
      • Gervasio Unson proclamation and affidavits
      • Correspondence and documents regarding Florida, Puerto Rico, and Cuba
    • Scrapbooks
  • Alger family materials
    • Alger family correspondence
      • David Bruce Alger
      • Bruce Alger
      • Clare Fleeman Alger
      • Richard Edwin ("Eddy") Alger
      • Albert W. Alger
      • Additional Alger family correspondence, documents, and printed materials
    • Alger family diaries
    • Clare Fleeman Alger manuscript submission records
    • Receipts
    • Documents
    • Photographs
    • Newspapers and clippings