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Chicago Manual of Style
Basic Elements for Citing Archival Materials in the Chicago Style:
- Author's Name, ex. Ostransky, Leroy
- Title of the Work, ex. Letter to Darling
- Date, ex. May 1, no year given.
- Publication information, if published
- Collection Name, ex. Leroy Ostransky papers
- Box and Folder, ex. Box 8, Folder 1
- Repository, ex. University of Puget Sound Archives & Special Collections. Tacoma, Washington.
Citation for a letter:
Leroy Ostransky letter to Darling, May 1, n.d. Leroy Ostansky papers, MSS022. Box 8, Folder 1. University of Puget Sound Archives & Special Collections. Tacoma, Washington.