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Guide to the William Turk Letter, 1854, Sep. 24, Newark, New Jersey

Summary

ALS. In this letter written two months before his death on Nov. 20, 1854, Turk writes of attending "the Lectures" in Philadelphia, recounts youthful escapades and speaks of his family.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10928
Title
William Turk letter, Newark, New Jersey
Date
1854, Sep. 24
Creator
Turk, William.
Extent
1 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS. In this letter written two months before his death on Nov. 20, 1854, Turk writes of attending "the Lectures" in Philadelphia, recounts youthful escapades and speaks of his family.

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William Turk Letter, 1854, Sep. 24, Newark, New Jersey, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

Naval surgeon.


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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

Other Notes

General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.