- Cravath, Swaine & Moore
- Call number
- MssCol 6346
- Physical description
- .2 linear feet (1 box)
- Preferred Citation
Cravath, Swaine & Moore collection of historical documents, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library.
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
- Portions of this collection have been digitized and are available online.
The collection consists of seven letters, three documents, and two engravings. Most of the items relate to American lawyer and politician William Henry Seward and his law firm, Blatchford, Seward & Griswold, a predecessor to the New York City law film of Cravath, Swaine & Moore. Includes documents signed by Seeward, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Samuel F.B. Morse, and Robert Blair Campbell.
Source of acquisition
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, 2006.
Compiled by Melanie A. Yolles.
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328
Access to materialsAdvance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Alternative form available
Photocopies of Grant and Lincoln letters available for consultation.