Jeffries Air-Mail Letter Collection
Jeffries Air-Mail Letter Collection, 1784-1961
(ca. 0.75 linear ft.) 1 half archives box, 1 flat box, 1 folder
American physician; first American to be airborne. Includes a letter dropped from Jeffries' balloon during his historic flight, as well as clippings, correspondence and other materials about the letter.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
There is no restriction on access to boxes 1 and 2 of the Jeffries Air Mail Letter Papers for research use. Access to the original letter is restricted for preservation purposes.
Requests for permission to publish material from the 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.
Amherst College Archives and Special Collections