This collection consists of a few of the papers of the William D. and Rebecca Richmond family, dating to the mid-19th century to the early-20th century. It includes some personal telegrams and letters to and from William Richmond, as well as a few checks and receipts. Also present are a number of newspaper articles, documents, and letters sent to Rebecca Richmond by her cousin, Mrs. Elizabeth B. Custer. Most of these papers relate to Mrs. Custer's husband, General George A. Custer. Rebecca Richmond was a longtime resident of Grand Rapids, Michigan.
A full listing of the contents of this collection can be found in the Finding Aid that is attached to the media section of this catalog entry.