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Benson John Lossing papers,

Title
Benson John Lossing papers, 1848-1891.
Author
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891.

Details

Description
.2 linear foot (1 box)
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Fales, DeCoursey
Biography (note)
  • Benson John Lossing (1813-1891) was a historian, wood engraver and editor.
Publications (note)
  • "The Shakers" was published in Harper's New Monthly Magazine, v.15 (July, 1857).
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1808
Author
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891.
Title
Benson John Lossing papers, 1848-1891.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, drawings, manuscripts of writings, and miscellaneous papers, many from printers and publishers relating to Lossing's writings. Includes draft of his article "The Shakers" (1857).
Biography
Benson John Lossing (1813-1891) was a historian, wood engraver and editor.
Publications
"The Shakers" was published in Harper's New Monthly Magazine, v.15 (July, 1857).
Occupation
Historians.
LCCN
ms 70001763
Research Call Number
MssCol 1808
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