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Jared Sparks, Salem, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 5 August 1846

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Title:
Jared Sparks, Salem, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 5 August 1846
Description:
Sends an "engraved head," also the first number of an illustrated Life of Washington containing "the best engraving from Stuart's Washington that has ever been executed.
Author:
Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
August 5, 1846
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 15, Ms. Gris. 973 (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
Washington, George, 1732-1799
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. 973
Barcode:
39999085429155