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John P. Heiss, New York, to Thomas Ritchie, Washington, D.C., 1847 August 13

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 531
Identifier: id106623

Scope and Contents

Report on his vacation in New York City; purchase of a lamp for Ritchie's home; suggestion that Ritchie, too, take a vacation and relax for a change; party held in honor of a friend Hopkins; political views expressed by Croswell; fight between the Argus and the Atlas and its effect on the Democratic Party in New York. 3 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1847 August 13


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository