Merrill-Magowan Family Papers
Merrill-Magowan Family Papers, 1884-2002 (Bulk: 1926-1975)
28 archives boxes, 11 half archives boxes, 3 clamshell boxes, 1 wrapped package, 7 flat boxes, 36 heritage albums, 18 framed items (32.75 linear ft.)
The Merrill-Magowan Family Papers document the activities and relationships of three generations of Merrill and Magowan family members, dating from 1880 to 2002. Family correspondence makes up the largest portion of the material, with business records appearing in bulk in the papers of Charles Edward Merrill (AC 1908), founder of Merrill Lynch & Co. These materials are supplemented with artworks, diaries, memorabilia, photographs, writings and newspaper clippings, and a set of family heritage albums. Genealogical research material and notes can be found throughout the collection.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
There is no restriction on access to the Merrill-Magowan Family Papers for research use. Material written by James I. Merrill is not available for duplication. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.
Requests for permission to publish material from the Merrill-Magowan Family Papers should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.
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