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Letters Edit

Summary

Level of Description
Series
Language
English

Dates

  • 1843 – 1889 (Creation)

Notes

  • Arrangement

    This series encompasses the letters and letter copies in the John P. Adams papers, arranged chronologically. The subject matter of the letters covers the span of the collection: Adams' work as U.S. Consul at Laguyara, land speculation, the trans-Isthmian Railroad project, and (the greater part of the series) the various claims against South American states for confiscation of ships and goods taken by the privateers John D. Danels and John Clarke.

  • Container Summary

    Arranged chronologically.

Components