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Charles Fenno Hoffman, Philadelphia, PA., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 30 December 1848

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Title:
Charles Fenno Hoffman, Philadelphia, PA., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 30 December 1848
Description:
Recommends Mr. Magovern [?] to assist Griswold with his lexicon. Is still "invalidish. Speaks flatteringly of Mrs. [Elizabeth] Oakes Smith's book [The Salamander, New York 1848?].
Author:
Hoffman, Charles Fenno, 1806-1884
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
December 30, 1848
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 8, Ms. Gris. 565 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Rufus W. Griswold Papers, 1834-1857
Subjects:
American literature--19th century--History and criticism
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Authors and publishers
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
Smith, Elizabeth Oakes Prince, 1806-1893
Extent:
1 item
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (acquisition):
This collection was donated to the Boston Public Library by Mrs. Rufus Griswold in 1900.
Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 565
Barcode:
39999085429080