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Albert Gallatin Hoit letter

Mss 840321
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 840321

Description

Four-page letter from Albert Gallatin Hoit in Cincinnati to Daniel Hoit in Sandwich, New Hampshire with an account of a journey from Boston to Cincinnati. Visits Washington D.C. en route, not impressed with H. of R. as a body, called upon D. Webster who gave writer letter to General Harrison who, he hoped, might permit writer to paint his portrait. On reaching Cincinnati, met Salmon P. Chase, who, with writer called on General Harrison at North Bend.

Dates

  • 1840-05-21

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)

Overview

In English.

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA