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Cite As:Echols Collection records, #13-6-1973. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
PROVENANCEThe letterbooks and correspondence of the Jacob Gould Schurman papers derive from the Office of the President of Cornell University, and for many years were in the care of Cornell University Library. Other correspondence, photographs, testimonials and social correspondence, and personal and family letters were transferred to the Department of Manuscripts and University Archives at various times from Schurman family members, notably including Judge Jacob G. Schurman, Lydia Schurman Godfrey, and G. Michael McHugh. Some Schurman letters have on several occasions over the years been transferred from the Department of Rare Books of Cornell University Library. Other contributors have included John R. Silber, and the Dewitt Historical Society of Ithaca, New York.