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THE COLONEL JOSEPH SMOLINSKI PAPERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 1 Alemany, Joseph S., A.S.F.
3/20/1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Joseph S. Alemany, A.S.F. to Colonel Joseph Smolinsky in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 2 Bayley, J. Roosevelt, Archbishop of Baltimore
2/28/1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from J. Roosevelt Bayley, Archbishop of Baltimore to Colonel Joseph Smolinsky in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 3 Caldwell, Commodore, U.S.N.
3/8/1867

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Commodore Caldwell, U.S.N. to Colonel Joseph Smolinsky in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 4 Canet, G.
11/21/1891

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from G. Canet to Colonel Joseph Smolinsky in reply to a letter of friendship from Smolinsky.

Box: 1 Fold: 5 Cary, Henry
3/31/1878

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Henry Cary to Colonel Joseph Smolinsky in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 6 Czartovyska, Princess
5/4/1861

DESCRIPTION: 1 ANS in Polish from Princess Czartovyska to General Joseph Smolinski.

Box: 1 Fold: 7 Czartovyski, Prince Adam
6/15/1860

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS in Polish from Prince Adam Czartovyski to General Joseph Smolinski.

Box: 1 Fold: 8 Czartovyski, Prince Witold
5/28/1863

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS in Polish from Prince Witold Czartovyski, probably to General Joseph Smolinksi.

Box: 1 Fold: 9 Dembinski, General Henry
9/1/1895

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from General Henry Dembinski to the Turkish Ambassador in Greece introducing General Joseph Smolinski.

Box: 1 Fold: 10 Dix, John A.
3/28/1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from John A. Dix to Colonel Joseph Smolinski in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 11 Elgin & Kincardine, Earl of
DATE SPAN: 10/24/1844 - 10/05/1849

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS by the Earl of Elgin & Kincardine, Governor General of British North America, granting General Joseph Smolinsky a commission as Clerk of the Peace in Quebec. Includes notary statements.

Box: 1 Fold: 12 George, Henry
8/8/1887

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Henry George to Colonel Joseph Smolinski regarding social matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 13 Gibbons, James Cardinal, Archbishop of Baltimore
10/30/1877

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from James Cardinal Gibbons, Archbishop of Baltimore, to Colonel Joseph Smolinski in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 14 Greeley, Horace
DATE SPAN: 05/12/1856 - 05/12/1856

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Horace Greeley to General Joseph Smolinsky regarding writing and contemporary events.

Box: 1 Fold: 15 Harrowby, Dudley, 2nd Earl of
1/26/1856

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Dudley Ryder, 2nd Earl of Harrowby to Colonel Joseph Smolinski regarding business matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 16 Holmes, Oliver Wendell
2/5/1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Oliver Wendell Holmes to Colonel Joseph Smolinski consisting of lines of poetry and his signature.

Box: 1 Fold: 17 Janiszewski, X.
4/22/1866

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS in Polish from X. Janiszewski to General Joseph Smolinski regarding a social visit. Includes a description and translation by Colonel Joseph Smolinski. Reference to Cardinal Ledochowski.

Box: 1 Fold: 18 Kenrick, Francis P., Archbishop of Baltimore
4/22/1863

DESCRIPTION: 1 typeset document filled in by hand signed by Francis P. Kenrick, Archbishop of Baltimore regarding Colonel Joseph Smolinski's achievements.

Box: 1 Fold: 19 "Messager"
1/31/1894

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from the office of the Direction Generale de l'Apostolat de la Priere de la Communion Reparatrice et du Messager du Coeur de Jesus in Toulouse to Colonel Joseph Smolinski regarding the Catholic publication "Messager."

Box: 1 Fold: 20 Morgan, George G. W.
12/5/1877

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from George G. W. Morgan to Colonel Joseph Smolinski in response to an autograqph request; folder also includes 1 printed poem undersigned by Morgan.

Box: 1 Fold: 21 Museum d'Histoire Naturelle
5/30/1834

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from an office of the Museum d'Histoire Naturelle of Paris to General Joseph Smolinski regarding Geoffrey S. Hilaire, a zoologist; possibly signed by Hilaire.

Box: 1 Fold: 22 Naby, Prince
DATE SPAN: 09/01/1889 - 07/29/1895

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Prince Naby to Colonel Joseph Smolinski. Folder includes a description and photograph of the West African Prince, two fragment of Arabic script accompanying the letter, a clipping about neighboring king Dinah and a business card of A. Ch. Heddle, a Senegalese Civil Servant.

Box: 1 Fold: 23 Rockhill, William Woodville
12/20/1894

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed invitation in Japanese presented to William W. Rockhill, Assistant Secretary of State, by the Japanese Legation. Rockhill presented the invitation to Colonel Joseph Smolinski.

Box: 1 Fold: 24 Sandham, Hy
2/26/1891

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Hy Sandham to Colonel Joseph Smolinski regarding social matters.

Box: 1 Fold: 25 Shillaber, B. P.
9/23/1879

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from B. P. Shillaber to Colonel Joseph Smolinski in response to an autograph request for Mrs. Partington.

Box: 1 Fold: 26 Spalding, M. J., Archbishop of Baltimore
9/10/1866

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Martin J. Spalding, Archbishop of Baltimore to Colonel Joseph Smolinski mostly regarding Poland.

Box: 1 Fold: 27 Whittier, John G.
33/7/1875

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from John G. Whittier to Colonel Joseph Smolinski in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 28 Winthrop, Robert
2/29/1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Robert Winthrop to Colonel Joseph Smolinski in response to an autograph request.

Box: 1 Fold: 29 Zamoyski, General L.
3/12/1866

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS in Polish from General L. Zamoyski to General Joseph Smolinski with a note by Colonel Joseph Smolinski regarding Zamoyski.

Box: 1 Fold: 30 Military Papers of Joseph Smolinski, Senior
DATE SPAN: 08/04/1882 - 09/01/1895

DESCRIPTION: 3 autograph documents in Polish relating to the military service of General Joseph Smolinski and 1 ribbon from a medal conferred upon Smolinski. Folder includes 2 notes by Colonel Joseph Smolinski.

Box: 1 Fold: 31 Russian Telegram
2/10/1889

DESCRIPTION: 1 telegram in Russian from an unknown party to Colonel Joseph Smolinski probably serving as announcement of someone's arrival.

Box: 1 Fold: 32 Scrapbook: "Poland at the Hague et al."
[?] 1900

DESCRIPTION: 1 scrapbook kept by Colonel Joseph Smolinski containing clippings regarding the status of Poland at the turn of the century (1890's) and a few articles in Polish and English about General Joseph Smolinski and Colonel Smolinski.

Box: 1 Fold: 33 Transportation Tickets
DATE SPAN: 03/25/1836 - 09/11/1867

DESCRIPTION: 1 passage ticket from Havre, France to New York on the American Canton (25 Mar 1836); 2 train tickets issued to Colonel Joseph Smolinski in the United States (1866 & 1867). Includes notes by Smolinski about the items.

Box: 1 Fold: 34 Old Map of Poland
9/24/1894

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed map of Poland from the 1890's showing Poland extinding from the Baltic to the Black Seas.

Box: 1 Fold: 35 Polish Opera Ephemera
7/29/1895

DESCRIPTION: 1 large leaflet advertising an opera in Warsaw, one side in Polish, the other in Russian.

Box: 1 Fold: 36 Pressed Leaf
1818

DESCRIPTION: 1 envelope containing a leaf, noted by Colonel Joseph Smolinski to have been found of a military book of 1818.

Box: 1 Fold: 37 Bryant, William Callen
12/4/1875

DESCRIPTION: 1 small sheet containing a line of poetry and a signature by William Cullen Bryant.

Box: 1 Fold: 38 Cleary, James V., Bishop of Kingston
(1870?) - (1890?)

DESCRIPTION: 1 small sheet containing the signature of James V. Cleary, Bishop of Kingston.

Box: 1 Fold: 39 Cushing, Caleb
[9]/21/1869

DESCRIPTION: 1 small sheet containing the signature of Caleb Cushing.

Box: 1 Fold: 40 Ferry, Thomas White
[1875] - [1877]

DESCRIPTION: 1 small leaf and envelope signed by Thomas White Ferry during his tenure as President of the Senate (1875 - 1877).

Box: 1 Fold: 41 MacKenzie, Robert Shelton
3/1/1876

DESCRIPTION: 1 sheet containing the signature of Robert Shelton MacKenzie.

Box: 1 Fold: 42 Mott, Lucretia
1/19/1877 postmark

DESCRIPTION: 1 small sheet and envelope signed by Lucretia Mott.

Box: 1 Fold: 43 O'Conor, Charles
1/26/[1877] postmarked

DESCRIPTION: 1 small sheet containing the signature of Charles O'Conor.

Box: 1 Fold: 44 Stratford de Redcliffe, Viscount, George Canning
9/1/1895

DESCRIPTION: 2 fragments of letters from George Canning, Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe to General Joseph Smolinski.

Box: 1 Fold: 45 Wood, James F., Archbishop of Philadelphia
2/8/1878

DESCRIPTION: 1 small leaf containing the signature of James F. Wood, Archbishop of Philadelphia.

Box: 1 Fold: 46 Young, Brigham
(1870?) - (1877?)

DESCRIPTION: 1 small sheet containing the signature of Brigham Young.

Box: 1 Fold: 47 A & B
(1870?) - (1880?)

DESCRIPTION: 5 mounted signatures collected by Colnel Joseph Smolinski: William Boyd Allison, Chester A. Arthur, Charles J. Bonaparte and 2 unidentified; 1 signature was originally from the John G. Shea Papers.

Box: 1 Fold: 48 B
(1870?) - (1880?)

DESCRIPTION: 5 mounted signatures collected by Colonel Joseph Smolinski: Joseph C. Breckinridge, Joseph L. Brent, Benjamin H. Bristow, H. B. Brown and D. M. Browning.

Box: 1 Fold: 49 B
(1870?) - (1880?)

DESCRIPTION: 2 mounted signatures collected by Colonel Joseph Smolinski: Benjamin F. Butler and William Cullen Bryant. Bryant's signature is from thw John G. Shea Papers.

Box: 1 Fold: 50 C
(1870?) - (1880?)

DESCRIPTION: 3 mounted signatures collected by Colonel Joseph Smolinski: S. W. M. Call, Johnson M. Camden and Anthony Camminetti.

Box: 1 Fold: 51 C
(1870?) - (1880?)

DESCRIPTION: 5 mounted signatures collected by Colonel Joseph Smolinski: William Cannon, Joseph B. Carr, John D. Carroll, Thomas Lincoln Casey and Zachariah Chandler. Cannon's signature is from the John G. Shea Papers.

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