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Box: 21 Fold: 33 Clement IX (Pope)
12/28/1661

DESCRIPTION: 1 LS dated 12/28/1661 from Pope Clement IX (1600-1669). 1 engraving dated 1767 of Clement IX.

Box: 21 Fold: 34 Clement X (Pope)
12/6/1675

DESCRIPTION: Manuscript: Papal Bull dated 12/6/1675 of Clement X (1590-1676). 1 engraving of Clement X (undated).

Box: 21 Fold: 35 Clement XI (Pope)
8/30/1691

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated by Pope Clement XI (1649-1721).

Box: 21 Fold: 36 Clement XII (Pope)
12/5/1722

DESCRIPTION: 1 LS dated 12/5/1722 from Pope Clement XII (1652-1740) to the Governor of Milan. 1 engraving dated 1740 of Clement XII.

Box: 21 Fold: 37 Clement XIII (Pope)
8/20/1749 - 4/8/1751

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS dated 8/20/1749 and 4/8/1751 from Pope Clement XIII (1693-1769).

Box: 21 Fold: 38 Culbreth, Thomas
3/15/1832

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 3/15/1832 to Thomas Culbreth (1786-1843) from "Geo. Howard," probably George Howard, Governor of Maryland (1831-3).

Box: 21 Fold: 39 Clinton, George
7/15/1746

DESCRIPTION: 1 LS dated 7/15/1746 from George Clinton (1686-1761), Governor of New York, to Captain James Taning, regarding the mustering of soldiers for an expedition against Canada.

Box: 21 Fold: 40 Dayton, Jonathan
3/1798

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 3/1798 from Jonathan Dayton (1760-1824), Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives (1795-99), to Dr. Ogden; sent from Philadelphia.

Box: 21 Fold: 41 Dongan, Thomas
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated ANS by Thomas Dongan (1634-1715), Governor of New York (1682-8).

Box: 21 Fold: 42 Dubourg, Louis W.
1766 - 1833

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 9/30/1815 from Louis William Valentin DuBourg (1766-1833) to Albert Gallatin. The Sulpician former president of Georgetown University, DuBourg was consecrated Bishop of New Orleans on September 24, one of the officiants being the French ambassador to the Holy See. This purely routine letter seeks the American Minister to France's help in conveying news of his appointment and inauguration to his waiting flock, whom he had served in the capacity of Administrator Apostolic since 1812-3. Also: transcripts (most in hand of John Gilmary Shea [1824-92]) regarding Dubourg.

Box: 21 Fold: 43 Duyckinck, Evert Augustus
1734 - 1878

DESCRIPTION: 4 AMs (copies) "ex libris" Evert Augustus Duyckinck (1816-78): "A Dialogue between a Southern Delegate, and His Spouse" (1774); "Elegy on the Death of Reverend Jonathan Mayhew, DD" (1766); "An Address to a Provincial Bashaw . . . By a Son of Liberty" (1769) by Benjamin Church (1734-76); and "The Association . . . of the Delegates of the Colonies, as the Grand Congress, Held at Philadelphia, Sept 1, 1774" by Bob Jingle (pseud.) (1774).

Box: 21 Fold: 44 England, John
1820 - 1832

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from John England (1786-1842): 1 AL dated 10/1821? from England to Henry Conwell(?) (1748-1842); 1 ALS (transcripts in hand of John Gilmary Shea [1824-92]) dated 1820 from England to Ambrose Marechal (1764-1828); 1 ALS dated 1826(?) from England; 1 ALS (part printed) dated 7/2/1832 from England to James Whitfield (1770-1834); 1 AD dated 8/5/1840: "Address Delivered before the Demosthenian and Phi Kappa Societies of Franklin College - Athens, Georgia" by England (30 pages).

Box: 21 Fold: 45 Ericsson, John
11/17/1861

DESCRIPTION: 1 ANS dated 11/17/1861 by John Ericsson (1803-89).

Box: 21 Fold: 46 Fesch, Joseph Cardinal
1/27/1806 - 7/18/1817

DESCRIPTION: 1 LS dated 1/27/1806 from Joseph Cardinal Fesch (1764-1839) to Mr. Abbe Lucotte. 1 LS dated 7/18/1817 from Fesch to "Signora." 1 undated engraving of Fesch.

Box: 21 Fold: 47 Fitzsimmons, Thomas
11/5/1778

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 11/5/1778 from Thomas Fitzsimmons (1741-1811) to Robert Christie; sent from Philadelphia.

Box: 21 Fold: 48 Forsyth, John
2/1840

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed circular dated 2/1840 signed by John Forsyth (1780-1841): "Circular. Department of State. To the Marshal of the United States," regarding the sixth census of the United States, 1 page.

Box: 21 Fold: 49 Francis, Lothar
4/15/1707

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 4/15/1707 from Lothar Francis. Also, undated 1 engraving of him.

Box: 21 Fold: 50 Gavitt (?), John S.
undated

DESCRIPTION: Signature of Major John S. Gavitt (?) of Indiana.

Box: 21 Fold: 51 Gregory XVI
1765? - 1846?

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1796 from Gregory XVI (1765-1846).

Box: 21 Fold: 52 Gustavus III of Sweden
6/23/1773

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 6/23/1773 by Gustavus III of Sweden (1746-1792).

Box: 21 Fold: 53 Hanson, John
9/13/1762

DESCRIPTION: 1 brief ALS dated 9/13/1762 from John Hanson, regarding a payment.

Box: 21 Fold: 54 Harrison, William Henry
1/9/1835

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS check dated 1/9/1835 signed by William Henry Harrison (1773-1835). Bank of United States, Cincinnati.

Box: 21 Fold: 55 Hell, Maximilian
9/10/1762

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM dated 9/10/1762 regarding Maximilian Hell (1720-1792).

Box: 21 Fold: 56 Henry, Patrick
1/4/1786

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 1/4/1786 by Patrick Henry (1736-1799), regarding the land of John Young.

Box: 21 Fold: 57 Hobart, John Henry
12/2/1820

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 12/2/1820 from John Henry Hobart (1775-1830) to P. Hone (?), in regard to a pamphlet.

Box: 21 Fold: 58 Hohenlohe, Louis
7/12/1828

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (in French) dated 7/12/1828 from Louis Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfurst (1794-1849).

Box: 21 Fold: 59 Humphreys, Andrew Atkinson
2/18/1864 - 2/24/1864

DESCRIPTION: 1 brief ALS dated 2/18/1864 from Andrew Atkinson Humphreys (1810-23) to Winfield Scott Hancock, requesting an autograph. 3 brief ALS to Humphreys providing autographs dated 2/21/1864 from Samuel Sprigg Carroll, 2/23/1864 from Albion Parris Howe, and 2/24/1864 from John Newton.

Box: 21 Fold: 60 Huntington, Samuel
6/20/1786

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (copy) dated 6/20/1786 from Samuel Huntigton (1731-1796) to George Wyllys (1710-1796), regarding the commission of Lieutenant Aaron Gayer(?).

Box: 21 Fold: 61 Hutchinson, Thomas
9/12/1754

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 9/12/1754 from Thomas Hutchinson (1711-1780) to the Constable of Rodbury, regarding a summons.

Box: 21 Fold: 62 Innocent X
1/21/1650

DESCRIPTION: 1 AD Papal Bull of Pope Innocent X (1574-1655), dated 1/21/1650.

Box: 21 Fold: 63 Innocent XIII
1721

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 1721 by Pope Innocent XIII (1655-1724). 1 engraving dated 1721 of Innocent XIII.

Box: 21 Fold: 64 Irvine, William
11/18/1779 - 10/1/1780

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (copy) dated 10/1/1780 from William Irvine (1740-1804) to General Arthur St. Clair. 1 autograph envelope signed: Anthony St. Clair, no date. 1 ALS dated 11/18/1779 to Irvine from Joseph Reed; sent from Philadelphia.

Box: 21 Fold: 65 Isla, Jose Francisco de
7/11/1773 - 8/28/1778

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Jose Francisco de Isla (1703-1781): 3 ALS dated 7/11/1773, 11/29/115, and 8/28/1778.

Box: 21 Fold: 66 Jackson, Jonathan
11/13/1794

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 11/13/1794 by Jonathan Jackson (1743-1810), regarding duties on goods.

Box: 21 Fold: 67 Jackson, William
5/28/1802

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 5/28/1802 by William Jackson (1759-1828), signer of the Declaration of Independence and secretary of the Convention of 1787, regarding the importing of wine.

Box: 21 Fold: 68 Jefferson, Thomas
9/26/1806

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM dated 9/26/1806: "To the President of the United States [Thomas Jefferson]. The memorial of the Inhabitants of the Town of Lyme in the State of Connecticut in legal Town meeting assembled," petitioning against the embargo, 8 pages.

Box: 21 Fold: 69 Jefferson, Thomas
1/17/1820

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (transcript in hand of John Gilmary Shea [1824-92]) from Thomas Jefferson to an unidentified correspondent, regarding Catholic Church matters, with reference to John Carroll; sent from Monticello.

Box: 21 Fold: 70 Johnson, Thomas
1/17/1781

DESCRIPTION: 1 ANS check dated 1/17/1781 by Thomas Johnson (1732-1774), payable to Jeremiah Chase.

Box: 21 Fold: 71 Joseph, Jacques
3/26/1774

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (copy) dated 3/26/1774 from Jacques Joseph, Bishop of Cuba, to Charles III, the King of Spain from 1759-88.

Box: 21 Fold: 72 Kavanagh, Edward
12/8/1834

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 12/8/1834 from Edward Kavanagh (1795-1844) to Mahlon Dickerson, Secretary of the Navy, regarding the appointment of Dr. Frederick Theobald as assistant surgeon in the U.S. Navy.

Box: 22 Fold: 1 Kemp, James
12/7/1826

DESCRIPTION: 1 ANS dated 12/7/1826 from James Kemp (1764-1827) to Rev. Kenshaw, summoning him to a meeting.

Box: 22 Fold: 2 Kendall, Amos
8/19/1835

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 8/19/1835 from Amos Kendall, Postmaster General of the United States, to the cashier of the U.S. Bank of Cincinnati, regarding the account of his department.

Box: 22 Fold: 3 Kingdon, John
1853-4

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1853? from William Wadden Turner to Rev. John Kingdon, regarding a meeting of the American Ethnological Society; sent from Washington, D.C. 1 ALS dated 11/5/1853 from William Henry Wyckoff to Kingdon, with a reference to translating the Bible into the language of the Maya Indians; sent from New York. 3 ALS dated 10/29/1853, 12/27/1853, and 2/13/1854 from Kingdon, regarding the Maya language.

Box: 22 Fold: 4 Kinsey, James
1731 - 1803

DESCRIPTION: 1 ADS by James Kinsey (1731-1803) chief justice of New Jersey Supreme Court (1789-1803), with references to John Pope and Edward Thomas.

Box: 22 Fold: 5 Lachaise, Francois d'Aix de
5/26/1703

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 5/26/1703 from Francois d'Aix Lachaise (1624-1709), confessor of Louis XIV. 1 undated engraving of Lachaise.

Box: 22 Fold: 6 Lacordaire, Jean Baptiste
1/18/1841

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1/18/1841 from Jean Baptiste Henri Lacordaire (1802-1861) to Mons. Egros. 1 undated engraving of Lacordaire.

Box: 22 Fold: 7 Lafayette, Marie Marquis de
6/10/1803?

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 6/10/1803? from Marie Marquis de Lafayette (1757-1834) to Citoyen Marclet.

Box: 22 Fold: 8 La Luzerne, Cesar-Guillaume
1738? - 1821?

DESCRIPTION: 1 AL dated 2/6 from Cesar-Guillaume La Luzerne.

Box: 22 Fold: 9 Lee, Thomas Sim
2/1781

DESCRIPTION: 1 ANS dated 2/1781 by Thomas Sim Lee (1745-1819): a check to Uriah Forrest. Also, 1 clipped signature of Lee.

Box: 22 Fold: 10 Leo XII
5/8/1824?

DESCRIPTION: 1 AN dated 5/8/1824? by Pope Leo XII (1760-1829).

Box: 22 Fold: 11 "Pistol Gazette"
7/19/1862 - 10/12/1865

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 10/12/1865 from H. Durham to Frank Leslie, enclosing the 7/19/1862 issue of the "Pistol Gazette," a Civil War newspaper printed in Iuka, Tishomingo County, Mississippi (4 pages).

Box: 22 Fold: 12 Lloyd, Edward
1/27/1827

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1/27/1827 from Edward Lloyd (1779-1834), recommending David Higgins for a post in the city of Baltimore.

Box: 22 Fold: 13 Louis XIV
9/17/1652

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 9/17/1652 from Louis XIV of France, regarding travel arrangements for merchants. Reference to the Louvre.

Box: 22 Fold: 14 Macdonald, John Sanfield
12/14/1870

DESCRIPTION: 1 LS dated 12/14/1870 from John Sanfield Macdonald (1812-1872), regarding the release of Joseph Murphy from jail; sent from Toronto.

Box: 22 Fold: 15 McMaster, John Bach
7/3/1883

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 7/3/1883 from John Bach McMaster (1852-1932), regarding a chance to publish an article; sent from Brooklyn.

Box: 22 Fold: 16 Marie-Louise
6/4/1836

DESCRIPTION: 1 LS dated 6/4/1836 from Marie-Louise (1791-1847), Empress of Napoleon, to her cousin, the Prince of Liechtenstein, offering her condolences to the family upon the death of Prince Jean Joseph.

Box: 22 Fold: 17 Maryland - militia
1799

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM: "An Account of the Fines & forfeitures in the 36th Regiment of Maryland Militia Commanded by Col. Dan Carroll as returned by the different officers for the Year 1799," 4 pages.

Box: 22 Fold: 18 Massachusetts Medical Association
undated

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM: "A Post Prandium Examination at Mass. Med. Association by a Member," 1 page (folio).

Box: 22 Fold: 19 McAtee, Francis
10/20/1891

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 10/20/1891 from Francis McAtee, S.J. to R. H. Edelen; of Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland; offering him a professorship at the new Georgetown College law school. Sent from Georgetown College, West Washington, D.C.

Box: 22 Fold: 20 Miles, George Henry
12/6/1858

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 12/6/1858 from George Henry Miles (1824-1871) to James B. Kirker, regarding a proof.

Box: 22 Fold: 21 Mitchill, Samuel Latham
5/12/1795

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM (copy): "The Life, Exploits and Prospects of Tammany the famous Indian Chief" by Samuel Latham Mitchill (1764-1831), dated 5/12/1795, 29 pages.

Box: 22 Fold: 22 Morris, Robert
11/27/1798

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 11/27/1798 from Robert Morris (1734-1806) to John Nicholson, regarding Charles Young.

Box: 22 Fold: 23 Muratori, Ludovico Antonio
1/30/1749

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1/30/1749 from Ludovico Antonio Muratori (1672-1750) to Angelo Bianchi.

Box: 22 Fold: 24 Murphy, Henry Cruise
12/1/1882

DESCRIPTION: 1 printed pamphlet: "Henry C. Murphy: A Sketch of His Life." From the "Brooklyn Eagle," 12/1/1882, 19 pages.

Box: 22 Fold: 25 Neumann, John
1852 - 1859

DESCRIPTION: Printed material regarding John Neumann, dated 1852-9, 3 pages.

Box: 22 Fold: 26 Nott, Charles Cooper
1865 - 1916

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated AM by Charles Cooper Nott (1827-1916), regarding his imprisonment by the Confederates during the American Civil War, 4 pages.

Box: 22 Fold: 27 Ogle, Benjamin
9/2/1775

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS check dated 9/2/1775 endorsed by Benjamin Ogle.

Box: 22 Fold: 28 Passionei, Domenico
6/13/1708

DESCRIPTION: 1 AL dated 6/13/1708 from Domenico Passionel (1682-1761).

Box: 22 Fold: 29 Paul IV (Pope)
1/25/1557

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM: Papal Bull of Pope Paul IV (1476-1559). Also, printed matter regarding Paul IV.

Box: 22 Fold: 30 Physick, Philip Syng
1823 - 1831

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS signature of Philip Syng Physick (1768-1837), dated 1823. Also, 1 engraving of Physick dated 1831.

Box: 22 Fold: 31 Pickens, Israel
1/6/1826

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1/6/1826 from Israel Pickens (1780-1827), Governor of Alabama, to John Murphy, regarding compensation to be made to certain professionals.

Box: 22 Fold: 32 Pius IV
4/3/1563

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM: Papal Bull dated 4/3/1563 by Pope Pius IV (1499-1565).

Box: 22 Fold: 33 Plowden, Charles
undated

DESCRIPTION: Notes in hand of John Gilmary Shea (1824-92), with reference to Charles Plowden, 1 page.

Box: 22 Fold: 34 Polish language
1800s?

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM: grammar of the Polish language, 34 pages.

Box: 22 Fold: 35 Porter, Peter Buell
10/6/1799 - 12/21/1808

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 10/6/1799 from Peter Buell Porter (1773-1844) to William P. Beers. 1 ALS dated 12/21/1808 from Porter to New York merchants.

Box: 22 Fold: 36 Quiros, Pedro Fernandes de
9/12/1570

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (transcript in hand of John Gilmary Shea [1824-92]) dated 9/12/1570 from Pedro Fernandes de Quiros, S.J., regarding Spanish missionary efforts in the New World, with apparent attention to Santa Elena (perhaps part of present-day South Carolina). 1 typed transcript of the letter is also retained in this folder.

Box: 22 Fold: 37 Rance, Armand Jean le Bouthillier de
9/26/1678

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 9/26/1678 from Armand Jean le Bouthillier de Rance (1626-1700).

Box: 22 Fold: 38 Randolph, John
8/10/1815

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 8/10/1815 from John Randolph (1773-1833) to Charles Carroll of Carrollton.

Box: 22 Fold: 39 Raynal, Guillaume Thomas Francois
12/25/1783

DESCRIPTION: 1 AL dated 12/25/1783 from Rev. Guillaume Thomas Francois Raynal.

Box: 22 Fold: 40 Revolutionary War
1775 - 1805

DESCRIPTION: Revolutionary War - letters by participants - 1775-1805. Correspondents include Col. Charles Read (1776), Samuel Forman (1776), Adam Babcock (1780), Nehemiah Hubbard (1782), A. Dunham (1782), Daniel Clymer (1783), Col. ? Cumming (1788), and John Dexter (1805).

Box: 22 Fold: 41 Revolutionary War - Maryland
12/10/1779

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM: Return of the Non-Commissioned Officers and Privates in the Second Maryland Brigade. Signed by John Davidson. Dated 12/10/1779. 1 page.

Box: 22 Fold: 42 Ringgold, Samuel
3/1/1839

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 3/1/1839 from Samuel Ringgold (1800-1846) to Messrs. Carey and Hart of Philadelphia. 1 printed pamphlet: "Memoir of Maj. Samuel Ringgold, United States Army: Read Before the Maryland Historical Society. April 1st, 1847. By James Wynne, M.D." [Baltimore: John Murphy, 1847].

Box: 22 Fold: 43 Roberts, W. M.
5/13/1873

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM (transcript?) regarding W. M. Roberts, dated 5/13/1873?, 1 page.

Box: 22 Fold: 44 Rodney, Caesar
1/2/1778

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 1/2/1778 to Caesar Rodney (1728-1784) from John Evans, regarding the St. Joseph's Church lottery.

Box: 22 Fold: 45 Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph
4/23/1829

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 4/23/1829 from Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (1760-1836).

Box: 22 Fold: 46 Rudolph II (of Germany)
6/13/1601

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 6/13/1601 by Rudolph II of Germany (1552-1612). 1 engraving of Rudolph II, undated.

Box: 22 Fold: 47 Rumsey, Benjamin
1793

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (fragment) dated 1793 from Benjamin Rumsey (1734-1808) to Dr. Jacob Hall.

Box: 22 Fold: 48 Scott Winfield
1/27/1865

DESCRIPTION: Autograph of Winfield Scott (1786-1866). Lock of hair of Winfield Scott. 1 ANS dated 1/27/1865 from Scott's valet. 1 undated AMS poem by Mrs. Winfield Scott, 1 page.

Box: 22 Fold: 49 Semmes, Alexander Jenkins
5/12/1864

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 5/12/1864 by Alexander Jenkins Semmes (1828-1898), regarding a furlough.

Box: 22 Fold: 50 Shea, John Gilmary - notes
1824? - 1892?

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous notes by John Gilmary Shea (1824-1892).

Box: 22 Fold: 51 Shea, John Gilmary - notes
1824? - 1892?

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous notes by John Gilmary Shea (1824-1892).

Box: 22 Fold: 52 Shields, James
1865? - 1879?

DESCRIPTION: 1 AM (in hand of John Gilmary Shea [1824-92]) biographical sketch of Brigadier General James Shields, United States Army (1806-1879).

Box: 22 Fold: 53 Shubrick, William Branford
5/18/1844

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 5/18/1844 from William Branford Shubrick (1790-1874), of the Bureau of Provisions and Clothing, to President John Tyler (1790-1862), regarding proposals for clothing contracts.

Box: 22 Fold: 54 Sigourney, Lydia Howard Huntley
9/3/1862 - 10/13/1862

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 10/13/1862 from Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney (1791-1865) to Mr. Poor; sent from Hartford, Connecticut. 1 AMS dated 9/3/1862 by Sigourney: "The settlement of Maine."

Box: 22 Fold: 55 Simms, William Gilmore
12/12/1842

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 12/12/1842 to William Gilmore Simms (1806-1870), testimony regarding a public dinner in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Box: 22 Fold: 56 Smith, James Young
4/1864

DESCRIPTION: 1 DS dated 4/1864 signed by James Young Smith (1809-1876).

Box: 22 Fold: 57 Southard, Samuel Lewis
4/7/1826

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 4/7/1826 from Samuel Lewis Southard (1787-1842) to Luther Savage, regarding sailors Charles G. W. Rowe and William Bond of the U.S. Brig "Spark;" sent from the Navy Department.

Box: 22 Fold: 58 Taney, Roger Brooke
1/3/1833

DESCRIPTION: 1 brief ALS dated 1/3/1833 from Roger Brooke Taney (1777-1864), sent from Washington, D.C.

Box: 22 Fold: 59 Taney, Roger Brooke
6/3/1845

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 6/3/1845 from Roger Brooke Taney (1777-1864) to an autograph collector; sent from Baltimore.

Box: 22 Fold: 60 Thomas, John
1700s?

DESCRIPTION: 1 undated AM: "Some Account of English and French Louisania [sic] By Lieut. John Thomas of the Royal Regiment of Artillery," 7 pages.

Box: 22 Fold: 61 Turner, William Wadden
10/10/1854

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS dated 10/10/1854 from William Wadden Turner (1810-1859) to Rev. Asher Wright (1803-1875), regarding Native American languages. References to the Seneca language, Horatio Hale, Wyandot language, Shawnee language, Delaware language, Dakota language, and Quapaw language; 7 pages.

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