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Folder 41


Contains 3 Results:

Jno S. Tucker, Secretary, Yorktown Centennial Celebration, Washington, D.C., to Capt. James Barron Hope, 31 October 1881

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id173107
Scope and Contents

Enclosing a copy of a resolution which is listed below, 25 October 1881, Box-folder 2:41.

Dates: 31 October 1881

Folder 41: Resolutions

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id173106
Scope and Contents From the File:

The activity of Hope after the war is reflected in the correspondence included in Box 2. A duel which was averted only by the arrest of his challenger, 1873, his resignation as Editor of the Norfolk Virginianto start his own paper, The Landmarkand his appearance to read anniversary poems at the Yorktown Centennial are among the events which concern the correspondence. There is also much family correspondence, many letters including humorous sketches, doggerel, and full poems.

Dates: 1790-1965; Majority of material found within 1847-1887