Scope and Content Note
The James A. Garfield Collections, 1853-1890, 1951 , contains correspondence, ribbons, cartoons, clippings, programs, sheet music, scrapbooks, etc. documenting primarily the campaign, assassination and death of Pres. James A. Garfield (1831-1881). The Collection is arranged into six series: Correspondence & Speeches, Visual Material, Campaign & Inauguration Material, Assassination & Memorial Material, Sheet Music, Scrapbooks & Newspapers.