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Samuel Leonard Abbot letter to the family of Edward Hitchcock, 1864 May 6

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Title:
Samuel Leonard Abbot letter to the family of Edward Hitchcock, 1864 May 6
Description:
A letter in which Samuel Leonard Abbot, on behalf of the Boston Society of Natural History, praises the work of Edward Hitchcock and expresses sympathy to his children for their loss.
Creator:
Abbot, Samuel Leonard, 1818-1904
Creator:
Boston Society of Natural History
Recipient:
Hitchcock family
Date:
May 6, 1864
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Envelopes
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 2 Folder 9 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Death and burial
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Extent:
1 item (2 pages) + 1 envelope
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Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Boston (Mass.)
Language:
English