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Title
Autograph letter signed to William Godwin, 19 December 1803
Names
Godwin, William, 1756-1836 (Addressee)
M'Kinnen, Daniel, 1767-1830 (Author)
Collection

Daniel M'Kinnen manuscript material

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1803-12-19
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (S'ANA 0229)
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Citation/reference: Published with commentary as SC 55 in Shelley and his Circle, v. 1, p. 325f.
Description
From Binfield Villa near Bracknell Berks : regarding the copy of Godwin's portrait of Mary Wollstonecraft, commissioned by Aaron Burr; begins, "I take the liberty of addressing a few words to you in answer to your letter ye 12th Inst addressed to Mr. Keenan which has transmitted to me. I have to return you thanks on behalf of ye Vice President of the United States of America ..."
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18980782
MSS Unit ID: 22111
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 129fd530-1139-0133-ef94-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1756: Creator Born
  • 1803: Created
  • 1836: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Autograph letter signed to William Godwin, 19 December 1803" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1803. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a911ec12-3365-8c1d-e040-e00a18066b0c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Autograph letter signed to William Godwin, 19 December 1803" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a911ec12-3365-8c1d-e040-e00a18066b0c

APA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1803). Autograph letter signed to William Godwin, 19 December 1803 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a911ec12-3365-8c1d-e040-e00a18066b0c

Wikipedia Citation

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Autograph letter signed to William Godwin, 19 December 1803