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Guide to the Elisha Kent Kane Letter, 1856, Sept. 23, New York, to George William Childs, Philadelphia

Summary

ALS. Informs Childs, Philadelphia publisher, that he leaves his present host, the New York merchant and philanthropist Henry Grinnell, for Europe in a fortnight in a last attempt to recover his health.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10587
Title
Elisha Kent Kane letter, New York, to George William Childs, Philadelphia
Date
1856, Sept. 23
Creator
Kane, Elisha Kent, 1820-1857
Extent
1 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS. Informs Childs, Philadelphia publisher, that he leaves his present host, the New York merchant and philanthropist Henry Grinnell, for Europe in a fortnight in a last attempt to recover his health.

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Elisha Kent Kane Letter, 1856, Sept. 23, New York, to George William Childs, Philadelphia, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

Physician and Arctic explorer.


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Provenance

Source unknown

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

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General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.