William A. Titus papers, 1835-1951

Titus, William A., 1868-1951

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Photos, Drawings, Prints
  • Physical Details
    • 5.2 cubic feet (13 archives boxes)
    • 91 negatives, and
    • 0.1 cubic feet of photographs (1 folder)
  • OCLC ocn173713564
  • Finding Aids
    • Register

Restrictions

  • RESTRICTED NEGATIVES: Copy prints for some of the negatives are available. Access to negatives requires permission of the Visual Materials Curator or the Visual Materials Archivist and three days notice.

Summary

  • Papers of William A. Titus, a Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, businessperson, historian, author, and Republican politician, of which business papers comprise the largest segment. Business papers cover his investments in the Standard Lime and Stone Company, mining property in Wyoming and Ontario, and real estate in Milwaukee, Chicago and the northern lakes region of Wisconsin. Also covered in the collection are Titus' interests in political issues, Indian artifacts from Mexico and the southwestern United States, and work as a historian with the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. Correspondents listed in subjects.

Notes

  • Presented by Mrs. Clarence Richards, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, August 15, 1956, 1961, and 1968. Several items presented by William Titus in 1944 and an unknown date.
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