Collection: US President James Knox Polk letter

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US President James Knox Polk letter

Mss 848622.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 848622.1

Description

Two-page letter from James Knox Polk in Washington to Abbott Lawrence in Boston, telling him that he has received Ticknor's letter who inquires on behalf of Maria Edgeworth to Ireland about Polk's Irish relatives. Includes October 13, 1848 George Ticknor to Abbot Lawrence, authograph of President Polk, Jan. 12, 1841 and an engraving of Polk by H.B. Hall from a painting after Healey.

Dates

  • 1848-11-22

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) ; 25 cm

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

In English.

General

Polk Family, Maria Edgworth (1767-1849), Abbott Lawrence (1792-1855), George Ticknor (1791-1871)

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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