Finding aid for the Benton Family Papers


Title:
Benton Family Papers
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
Benton Family
Dates:
1850-1931
Quantity:
0.30 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract:
Horace Benton was a wholesale druggist in Cleveland, Ohio. The collection consists of Horace Benton's journal, 1850, family correspondence, and genealogical notes. Benton's journal details his state of health, reading, religion, community concerns and friends' activities. The correspondence details family relationships, particularly between spouses, in the early twentieth century.
Identification:
MS 4354
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English