Scope and arrangement
Papers include correspondence; legal papers; writings and lectures; personal and legal scrapbooks; and diaries and notebooks. Also included are papers belonging to Maria Daly, wife of Charles P. Daly; of her father, Philip Mesier Lydig; and some letters and accounts of the French-born author and explorer Paul du Chaillu.
The Charles P. Daly papers are arranged in three series:
Includes correspondence, legal papers, scrapbooks, writings, and notebooks and diaries.
Contains material predominantly relating to Maria Daly, wife of Charles P. Daly, and her father, Philip Mesier Lydig, including correspondence, land papers, accounts, and estate documents
Includes correspondence with the Dalys, Harper Bros., and Charles Scribner's, as well as a few personal papers and royalty statements