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Richard Henry Dana letter

Mss 838205
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 838205

Description

Three-page letter from Richard Henry Dana in Boston to George Ticknor in London, telling him that money is changing the world. Radicalism is taking over in America. Women are becoming politicians. Mentions Carlyle's works and Miss Grimkie's speech on anti-slavery.

Dates

  • 1838-03-05

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope) ; 26 cm

Overview

In English.

General

Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

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