W. Cameron Forbes miscellany, circa 1680-1900
About this Collection
- Collection Title
- W. Cameron Forbes miscellany, circa 1680-1900
- 1 box (.5 linear ft.)
- Houghton Library, Harvard University
This collection is a random assortment of Forbes family letters and historical documents collected over the years. Also includes two signed autograph poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Forbes was an American business and government executive. He served as governor-general of the Philippines, 1909-1913, and ambassador to Japan, 1930-1932.