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Guide to the Ralph Randolph Gurley Letter, 1857 October 10

Summary

Collection comprises a letter Gurley wrote (1857 October 10) to Sheldon Moore from the Washington, D.C., offices of the American Colonization Society. He offers Society publications, and extends good wishes regarding Moore's "inquiries into Natural History...."

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11230
Title
Ralph Randolph Gurley letter
Date
1857 October 10
Creator
Gurley, Ralph Randolph, 1797-1872
Extent
0.1 Linear Feet, 1 item
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection comprises a letter Gurley wrote (1857 October 10) to Sheldon Moore from the Washington, D.C., offices of the American Colonization Society. He offers Society publications, and extends good wishes regarding Moore's "inquiries into Natural History...."

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How to Cite

Ralph Randolph Gurley Letter, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Letter
Folder 1
 

Historical Note

Ralph Randolph Gurley was a clergyman, chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives, and secretary of the American Colonization Society.


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Provenance

The Ralph Randolph Gurley Letter was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2016.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Poffinberger, July, 2016

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2016-0100.