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Folder 72


Contains 1 Result:

Invitation to James Barron Hope for Inauguration Ceremonies, 4 March 1885

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id174461
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: 4 March 1885