The majority of the collection is made up of the business and legal papers of Lewis Crum Bidamon (125 pieces, 1837-1889),
his brother John C. Bidamon (26 pieces, 1840-1850), and his son Charles E. Bidamon (32 pieces, 1892-1941).
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property rights only, and researchers must also obtain permission from the holder of the literary rights. In some instances,
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