Finding aid for the Justus Lafayette Cozad Autobiographical Account


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Cozad, Justus Lafayette
Title: Justus Lafayette Cozad Autobiographical Account
Dates: 1840-1931
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Justus Lafayette Cozad (1833-1910) was a native of Cleveland, Ohio, who worked as a surveyor in Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska, a railroad engineer in Indianapolis, and as a partner in a land-title business in Cleveland. The collection consists of a handwritten autobiography by Cozad, two typescript copies of the autobiography, newspaper and journal articles about Cozad and his family, copies of correspondence, excerpts from Cozad's diaries, news clippings, and comments on his later years written by his daughter, Gertrude.
MS Number MS 3142
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English