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John Pendleton Kennedy, Baltimore, MD., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 6 January 1846

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Title:
John Pendleton Kennedy, Baltimore, MD., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 6 January 1846
Description:
Encloses a letter of introduction to Judge [Daniel Elliott] Huger of South Carolina. Promises a portrait and some selections from his work for The Prose Writers of America. Suggests that [Philip Pendleton] Cooke's poems might be published by Park Benjamin in Baltimore.
Author:
Kennedy, John Pendleton, 1795-1870
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
January 6, 1846
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 10, Ms. Gris. 630 (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
Huger, Daniel Elliott, 1779-1854
Cooke, Philip Pendleton, 1816-1850
Extent:
1 item
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Terms of Use:
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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. 630
Barcode:
39999085429106