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Guide to the Caroline Crane Marsh Letter, 1872 May 24

Summary

Caroline Crane Marsh was a poet, author and advocate for women’s rights. Collection comprises a letter Caroline Crane Marsh wrote to Mrs. Botta (1872 May 24). Topics in the letter include the illness and death of her beloved niece, Ellen, the publication of her husband's confidential dispatches and his resulting illness, as well as the support her husband has had from officials within the Italian government following the publication crisis.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11452
Title
Caroline Crane Marsh letter
Date
1872 May 24
Creator
Marsh, Caroline Crane, 1816-1901
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 Caroline Crane Marsh wrote to Mrs. Botta (1872 May 24). Topics in the letter include the illness and death of her beloved niece, Ellen, the publication of her husband's confidential dispatches and his resulting illness, as well as the support her husband has had from officials within the Italian government following the publication crisis.

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How to Cite

Caroline Crane Marsh Letter, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Letter
Folder 1
 

Historical Note

Caroline Crane Marsh was a poet, author and advocate for women’s rights. She married George Marsh, who was appointed the American minister to Italy by Abraham Lincoln.


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Provenance

The Caroline Crane Marsh Letter was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2016.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Poffinberger, April, 2017

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2016-0185