Benjamin Sawyer Collection, 1871-1916

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Title

Benjamin Sawyer Collection, 1871-1916

Subject

Sawyer, Benjamin
Sawyer Family
Farms -- Illinois
Travel, 1871-1916

Description

The Benjamin Sawyer Collection consists of account books, diaries, farm books and diaries of various members of the Sawyer family. Benjamin Sawyer was a prominent figure in the Alton, Illinois community as a graduate of Shurtleff College and an inspector of public improvement. The collection also contains documents related to other members of the Sawyer family including John Y. Sawyer, a lawyer of Vandalia, Illinois, and Seth T. Sawyer. Travel accounts of trips to Colorado, Arizona, and the New England area are also included.

Creator

Sawyer, Benjamin

Publisher

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Louisa H. Bowen University Archives and Special Collections

Date

1971-1916

Rights

All requests to reproduce, publish, or use collection materials must be submitted to the University Archivist, Library and Information Services, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Permission is given on behalf of Library and Information Services as the owner of the physical items and does not automatically constitute permission from the copyright owner. It is the responsibility of the researcher to secure permission from both LIS and the copyright holder before publication. Retrictions also apply to digital representations of original materials. A published work using these materials as sources must acknowledge Library and Information Services, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Citation should include the following information: file, container, collection, Library and Information Services, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois. "Published work" used here refers to term or seminar papers, capstone projects, theses, dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital projects or digital scholarship, and other scholarly works.

Format

3 Hollinger boxes; 1.5 cu. ft.

Language

English

Type

Collection

Identifier

ACC: #M79:1

Citation

Sawyer, Benjamin, “Benjamin Sawyer Collection, 1871-1916,” SIUE LIS Omeka, accessed October 21, 2017, https://digitallis.isg.siue.edu/omeka/items/show/2271.