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Jared Sparks letters and other material

Title
Jared Sparks letters and other material, 1822-1861.
Author
Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866.

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Mixed materialRequest in advanceAvailableMssCol 4628Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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.1 linear foot (1 folder)
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Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Provenance (note)
  • Some material was originally received as part of the Ford collection.
Call Number
MssCol 4628
OCLC
869383836
Author
Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866.
Title
Jared Sparks letters and other material, 1822-1861.
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
Collection consists mainly of letters from American historian, educator, and editor Jared Sparks to Virgil Maxcy, Gales & Seaton, Eliza Bard, J. K. Tefft, and others. Letters relate to editorial matters; books and periodicals sent and received; historical research; his search for letters, manuscripts, and autographs of notable historical figures; and his friendship with Eliza Bard, daughter of William Bard. Other material includes a list of books; and a manuscript draft, presumably of an article for the American Quarterly Review.
Provenance
Some material was originally received as part of the Ford collection.
Occupation
Editors.
Historians.
Added Author
Bard, Eliza, 1813-1902, recipient.
Maxcy, Virgil, 1785-1844, recipient.
Gales & Seaton, recipient.
Ford collection.
Research Call Number
MssCol 4628
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