Francis Family Papers,1874-1906
Collection Number: 263
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Francis family papers, 1874-1906.
1.4 cubic ft.; 5 v.
Forms of Material:
Scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and correspondence.
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Scrapbooks, copy books and correspondence of John Morgan Francis, his son Charles Spencer Francis, and his grandson John Morgan Francis.
Collection material in English
Charles Spencer Francis (1877), and John Morgan Francis ('02) were Cornell University graduates. John Morgan Francis (1823-1897) was United States ambassador to Vienna.
Scrapbooks of John Morgan Francis (1823-1897), his son Charles Spencer Francis (1853-1911), and his grandson John Morgan Francis (1879-1925), containing clippings and correspondence pertaining to Cornell University and the Cornell crews when Charles Spencer Francis and John Morgan Francis were students; copybook (Oct. 1884-Aug. 1885) of John Morgan Francis, containing copies of letters written to Francis by colleagues, friends, and family, gives insight into duties and problems of a diplomat; also comments on election of 1884; letters pertain to Cornell crew matters and the controversy between Francis and Charles E. Courtney.
Courtney, Charles Edward, 1849-1920.
Francis, Charles Spencer, 1853-1911.
Francis, John M. (John Morgan), 1823-1897.
Francis, John Morgan, 1879-1925.
Diplomatic and consular service--Austria--Vienna.
Diplomatic and consular service, American--Austria--Vienna.
Form and Genre Terms:
Francis family papers, #263. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
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