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Alexander Freiherr von Humboldt letters

Mss 819140
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819140

Description

Letters from Alexander Freiherr von Humboldt in Berlin, Germany to George Ticknor about various literary matters, letter of introduction requests to have Ticknor visit and directions to Tegel. Includes brief itinerary in Ticknor's hand, clippings of the "Boston Daily Advertiser, Oct. 14, 1856 and "The Courier" June 9, 1858 as well as extracts of a letter from Humboldt to L. Agassiz, Sept. 1, 1856.

Dates

  • 1819-01 - 1859-05-09

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 items ; 11-28 cm

Overview

In English.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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