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Collection Summary
Administrative Information
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Biography
Scope and Contents
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Miscellaneous Documents
Title Abstracts

Henry A. Bailey Collection

Collection Summary

Repository
University of Vermont Libraries Special Collections Burlington, Vermont 05405-3596
Creator
Bailey, Henry A., (Henry Albon), 1893-1961.
Title
Henry A. Bailey Collection
Dates [inclusive]
1909-1963
Quantity
4 boxes
Shelf location
Library Research Annex.
Language
English
Abstract
The collection contains correspondence, essays by Bailey, legal briefs and notes, newspaper clippings, and a large body of title abstracts.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Henry A. Bailey Collection, Special Collections, University of Vermont Library.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections © 1997 

Access:

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights:

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Acquisition Information

The Henry A. Bailey papers were donated by his wife, Consuelo Northrop Bailey on July 16, 1969, at Burlington.

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Biography

Henry A. Bailey was born in Winooski on January 22, 1893. He was educated at Burlington High School, University of Vermont (Ph.B. and M.A.) and Harvard Law School (LL. B.). Bailey was a member of the Vermont House of Representatives from Colchester (1921-1922), from Winooski (1923-1924) and first mayor of Winooski in 1922. As a state senator (1929-1931), he was chairman of the Committee on Corporations and Franchises, and a member of the Committees on Educational Institutions, Military Affairs, Judiciary, Mileage and Debentures and Municipal Corporations. He continued to practice law in the Burlington area until his death in 1961.

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, essays by Bailey, legal briefs and notes, newspaper clippings and a large body of title abstracts. The papers have been arranges by type, and chronologically within each group. The title abstracts have been arranged alphabetically by town.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Notes
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Briefs (legal documents)

Geographic Name(s)

  • Winooski (Vt.)--Politics and government.

Occupation(s)

  • Lawyers--Vermont
  • Legislators--Vermont

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