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Providence Voter Lists

Administrative Information

ABOUT THE COLLECTION 
Acquisition:The 1840 list of freemen who voted at the presidential election was donated in 1873 by Henry T. Beckwith. The John Brown Barton list of Providence voters, dated 1825, was donated in 1890 by Albert Barton, and the 1770 list of east-side freemen was donated by Mary Rivers in 1900.
Processing information:The papers were placed in archival boxes and folders. The provenance of the collection was researched and an inventory was compiled.
ABOUT THE FINDING AID 
Author:Finding aid prepared by Robin Flynn.
Encoding:Finding aid encoded by Mark Chepkwony 2009 June 22
Descriptive rules:Finding aid based on Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS)