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Charles S. Hamlin Letters

A description of his letters at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: LMD
Date: 28 Apr 2010

Biographical History

Charles Sumner Hamlin (1861–1938) was an American lawyer and politician. He held a number of important political offices, including Assistant Secretary of the Treasury (1893-1897, 1913-1914) and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board (1914-1916).

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Charles S. Hamlin Letters consists of 14 items of incoming correspondence sent to Hamlin between 1893 and 1925. Mainly they consist of short notes discussing political and financial topics.

Arrangement of the Collection

Items are arranged in chronological order.


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Subject Headings


Hamlin, Charles S. (Charles Sumner), 1861-1938.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Charles S. Hamlin Letters,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1966.

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