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Samuel Hawkes Family Correspondence

Identifier: MS-0062
These papers dpcumenting the private life of one of Corning's leading glass families are divided into two series.

Series 1: Letters and Miscellaneous Materials, 1897-1931

Series 2: Invitations and Cards, 1914-1926


  • 1897-1931


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1.5 Linear Feet : 1 Records Carton and 1 Half Records Carton

Samuel Hawkes Family Correspondence, 1897-1931
A Guide to the Collection
Nive Chatterjee and Colleen McFarland Rademaker
August 25, 2017
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Part of the Rakow Research Library Repository

Rakow Research Library
Corning Museum of Glass
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Corning NY 14830 USA