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Rumsey-Bullus correspondence

Identifier: MS 2676


This collection contains letters to the Bullus family in Little Gunpowder, Baltimore County, Maryland from family members in Chicago and New York City. Topics include the deaths of relatives, life in New York and Chicago, stock purchases, and support for the Union in the Civil War.


  • 1846-1886


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The collection is open for research use.

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0.4 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mr. Charles H. Rumsey in October 1985.

Guide to the Rumsey-Bullus correspondence
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Revision Statements

  • 2020-03-17: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Sandra Glascock

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States