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Guide to the Snowden Andrews papers, 1865-1920

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Summary

Miscellaneous papers including a letter, 1865, from Snowden Andrews in Ferrol, Spain, to his wife Mary in Paris, mentioning that his ship had stopped for minor repairs and that a Confederate ram was also in the harbor, by permission of the Spanish queen. Also includes a letter from the Maryland Historical Society acknowledges receipt of the artillery jacket worn by Maj. Richard Snowden Andrews when he was wounded at the Battle of Cedar Run. Clippings are of reviews of Maj. Snowden's Memoirs and notices of the death of Archibald Thomas, a doorman at the Merchants Club of Baltimore for many years, who was a former Andrews family slave.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.30079
Title
Snowden Andrews papers
Date
1865-1920
Creator
Andrews, R. Snowden (Richard Snowden), 1830-1903
Extent
7 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Miscellaneous papers including a letter, 1865, from Snowden Andrews in Ferrol, Spain, to his wife Mary in Paris, mentioning that his ship had stopped for minor repairs and that a Confederate ram was also in the harbor, by permission of the Spanish queen. Also includes a letter from the Maryland Historical Society acknowledges receipt of the artillery jacket worn by Maj. Richard Snowden Andrews when he was wounded at the Battle of Cedar Run. Clippings are of reviews of Maj. Snowden's Memoirs and notices of the death of Archibald Thomas, a doorman at the Merchants Club of Baltimore for many years, who was a former Andrews family slave.

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Snowden Andrews Papers, 1865-1920, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Snowden Andrews papers, 1865-1920
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This finding aid was derived from a MARC record using a crosswalk defined in marc2ead_section.xsl. The finding aid was generated as part of a larger project to digitize several thousand small collections housed in Section A, January 2017.