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Frank Hiscock Letter

A description of the item at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Hiscock, Frank, 1834-1914.
Title: Frank Hiscock Letter
Inclusive Dates: 1889
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: A letter by the United States Senator.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Frank Hiscock (1834-1914) was an American politician and lawyer from Onondaga County, New York. He served as a Republican Representative (1877-1887) and Senator (1877-1892).

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Frank Hiscock Letter is a signed typescript dated 10 Jul 1889 and addressed to "Mr. L. H. Beach" of the Orleans County Agricultural Society of Albion, New York. In the letter, Hiscock declines an invitation to attend one of the society's meetings.

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

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Subject Headings


Beach, L. H.
Hiscock, Frank, 1834-1914.


Legislators -- United States -- Correspondence.


Albion (Orleans County, N.Y.) -- History.
Syracuse (N.Y.) -- History.

Genres and Forms




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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Frank Hiscock Letter,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Finding Aid Information

Created by: LMD
Date: 12 May 2010
Revision history:

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