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Guide to the Richard Apperson papers, approximately 1800

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Summary

Two items referring to a duel between Apperson and a Dr. Holmes, located in Petersburg, Virginia. One is a draft for a handbill denouncing Dr. Holmes, and the other a letter about the printed handbills and other matters connected to the dispute. Items are undated but appear to be from approximately 1800.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.30062
Title
Richard Apperson papers
Date
approximately 1800
Creator
Apperson, Richard
Extent
2 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Two items referring to a duel between Apperson and a Dr. Holmes, located in Petersburg, Virginia. One is a draft for a handbill denouncing Dr. Holmes, and the other a letter about the printed handbills and other matters connected to the dispute. Items are undated but appear to be from approximately 1800.

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How to Cite

Richard Apperson Papers, approximately 1800, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Richard Apperson papers, approximately 1800
Folder 1
 

Historical Note

A Revolutionary War soldier from the Continental line, who served under George Rogers Clark in the Northwest.


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Provenance

Acquired 1941

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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.