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Guide to the Charles Watts papers, 1813-1833, New Orleans

Summary

ALS to his sister, Helen, and her husband, Henry F. Jones, in which he describes his legal career and life in New Orleans. He refers to epidemics of yellow fever and cholera and notes that the climate is considered to be beneficial to tuberculosis patients.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10958
Title
Charles Watts papers, New Orleans
Date
1813-1833
Creator
Watts, Charles.
Extent
6 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

ALS to his sister, Helen, and her husband, Henry F. Jones, in which he describes his legal career and life in New Orleans. He refers to epidemics of yellow fever and cholera and notes that the climate is considered to be beneficial to tuberculosis patients.

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Charles Watts papers, 1813-1833, New Orleans, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

Lawyer from New York, practiced in New Orleans.


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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.