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Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe., 07/07/1853-07/07/1853

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 30
Identifier: 79573

Series-level Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

Contains incoming correspondence to John Gilmary Shea. Arranged alphabetically by last name of correspondent.

Dates

  • 07/07/1853-07/07/1853

Collection-level Access Restrictions

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Conditions Governing Access note

Most manuscripts collections at the Georgetown University Booth Family Center for Special Collections are open to researchers; however, restrictions may apply to some collections. Collections stored off site require a minimum of three days for retrieval. For use of all manuscripts collections, researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections in advance of any visit.

Extent

From the Collection: 24.25 Linear Feet (39 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Shelf Location

09/10/02

Container Summary

1 ALS dated 7/7/1853 from Henry Rowe Schoolcraft to John Gilmary Shea, with discussion of locality, expulsion, and names of Native American Indian tribes. References to Iroquois, Senecas, Eries, and Shawnees. Also, 1 ALS dated 7/25/1854 from Schoolcraft to Shea, regarding books; Schoolcraft compliments Shea on taking up the history of the Iroquois. Reference to Wyandots. Letters sent from Washington, D.C.

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

SHEA, JOHN GILMARY - CORRESPONDENCE FROM SCHOOLCRAFT,HENRY ROWE 1853-4: Autographed Letter

SCHOOLCRAFT, HENRY ROWE - CORRESPONDENCE TO SHEA, JOHN GILMARY, 1853-4: Autographed Letter

IROQUOIS INDIANS - REFERENCE (1853): Autographed Letter

SENECA INDIANS - REFERENCE (1853): Autographed Letter

ERIE INDIANS - REFERENCE (1853): Autographed Letter

SHAWNEE INDIANS - REFERENCE (1853): Autographed Letter

WYANDOT INDIANS - REFERENCE (1854): Autographed Letter

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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