James S. Rollins Papers, 1546, 1809-1968 (C1026)

3.3 cubic feet; also available on 11 rolls of microfilm

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Papers of a Boone County, MO, lawyer, politician, businessman, and curator of the University of Missouri. Includes correspondence with family, business and political associates, and George Caleb Bingham and other friends. Covers state, national, and Whig party politics, 1830-1880s, Civil War in Missouri, internal improvements and North Missouri Railroad, and education at the University of Missouri.