Title of Collection

James M. & Kathryn Kerby Tolle Collection, 1559-1952

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

This collection includes correspondence, photos, and manuscripts collected by the Tolles. Some of the materials have orginial autographs.

Donor Note



The collection remains in the order in which it was found in University Manuscripts.

Content List

Box #1 P. T. Beauregard - Autograph letter signed Henry Cabot Lodge - Autograph letter signed, 1952 Thomas Nast - Autograph sketch signed John D. Long - Autograph letter signed, 1906 Royal Academy of Music, Paris - Autograph letter signed, 1820 Frederick Lahrbush - Autograph letter signed, 1874 David Starr Jordan - Autograph letter signed, 1906 Thomas Francis Bayard - Autograph letter signed, 1887 John Joseph Pershing - Autograph letter signed, 1922 Vittorio Emmanuel Orlando - Signed photograph William James - Autograph letter signed Robert E. Lee - Carte de visite Elihu Root - Autograph letter signed, 1928 Michael William Balfe - Autograph letter signed Ambrose Everett Burnside - Autograph letter signed Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Autograph letter signed, 1865 Robert Henry Dana - Autograph letter signed Sir Walter Scott - Autograph letter signed, 1814 Charles Camille Saint-Saëns - Autograph music manuscript Niels Gade - Autograph letter signed Ruben Goldmark - Autograph letter signed, 1931 Charles Gounod - Autograph letter signed René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur - Autograph letter signed, 1733 William L. Macy - Autograph letter signed, 1837 Ulysses S. Grant - Cabinet photo French manuscript on parchment, 1559 Jack Dempsey - Signed photograph Gerrit Smith - Carte de visite Edward Bates - Carte de visite John Van Buren - Carte de visite A. G. Noel Byron - Autograph letter signed, 1847 Sabine Baring-Gould - Signed photograph Robert Edwin Peary, Sr. - Signed photograph Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert (Wilhelm II) - Photograph John Philip Sousa - Signed photograph, 1903



Extent of Collection

One Box

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #448

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Brady Cox


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