Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 7197
Croffut, Bessie Nicholls
Bessie Nicholls Croffut Papers, undated
Bessie Nicholls Croffut was the second wife of William Augustus Croffut (1835-1915), author and newspaperman. He served as executive officer of the United States Geological Survey from 1888 to 1894.
These papers consist of a manuscript of Bessie Nicholls Croffut, containing recollections of her life in Washington, D.C., with William Augustus Croffut. They also include a typescript of the work.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7197, Bessie Nicholls Croffut Papers