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Notice to the next burglars, and Affidavit to the court identifying silver.

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Title
Notice to the next burglars, and Affidavit to the court identifying silver.
Collection

Samuel Langhorne Clemens collection of papers, 1856-1938 (bulk 1870-1938)

Manuscripts and Typescripts

Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1908-11-06
Place: [Redding, CT]
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Clemens
Shelf locator: Printed book: (Clemens), In the Clutch of Circumstance (1922).
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Manuscripts
Extent: 2 leaves
Notice to the next burglars. Holograph, undated. 1 leaf. Dorothy Sturgis used this draft to create an illustrated notice "To the next Burglar [sic]" that was attached to the front door at "Innocents at Home"/"Stormfield." Affidavit to the court identifying stolen silver. Holograph, November 6, 1908. 1 double leaf. Notice pasted to inside front cover of: In the Clutch of Circumstance: My Own Story by a Burglar, New York, London, 1922, with account of Mark Twain burglary. Affidavit (folded leaf) pasted to title page. See also "The House that Twain Built" (item 4788683).
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15893396
MSS Unit ID: 19174
Accession number: 104822B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16f08500-efc0-012f-c6f0-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Notice to the next burglars, and Affidavit to the court identifying silver." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/191f18f0-1696-0132-8346-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Notice to the next burglars, and Affidavit to the court identifying silver." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/191f18f0-1696-0132-8346-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1908). Notice to the next burglars, and Affidavit to the court identifying silver. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/191f18f0-1696-0132-8346-58d385a7b928

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Notice to the next burglars, and Affidavit to the court identifying silver.