Collection inventory

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William Howland Papers

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 29 Aug 2014

Revision history:

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Howland, William, 1823-1905.
Title: William Howland Papers
Dates: 1882-1907
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: Correspondence, receipts, miscellaneous papers to and from William Howland, Cayuga County businessman and member of the New York State Assembly.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

William Howland (1823-1905) was a member of the New York State Assembly from Cayuga County’s second district in 1883 and 1884.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The William Howland Papers consists of letters to William Howland on wide variety of topics, including state appointments, women's suffrage, temperance, and Tammany Hall.

Arrangement of the Collection



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Subject Headings


Howland, William, 1823-1905.

Corporate Bodies

New York (State). -- Legislature. -- Assembly.


Legislators -- New York (State)


Cayuga County (N.Y.) -- History.

Genres and Forms




Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

William Howland Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 2014.

Table of Contents



SC 715 Miscellaneous 1882-1907