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Title
Letter to Joseph Alston, Camp
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
Alston, Joseph (Recipient)
Alston, Mrs. Joseph (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XXVIII. Miscellaneous Manuscripts

A

Dates / Origin
Place: Rocky River Springs, S.C.
Date Created: 1809-06-22
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Genres
Documents
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
A. L. S., T[heodosia] B[urr] A[lston]. 2 pp. and 1 leaf with endorsement. 4o
Description
Reports her arrival; the springs very similar to those of Bedford, if containing any sulphur, the quantity very small; mentions Mr Wilson's attentions during journey; hopes to hear of her husband's operations; suggests that if he visits Rocky River Springs they botanize to pass away time; asks him to bring a volume of botanical dialogues; wishes to analyze the waters. In a postscript asks him to bring some specified wearing apparel; concludes with affectionate expressions from her son and herself.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 279911
Calendar number: EM. 20001
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1cb6870-002d-0130-8225-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1809: Place
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

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APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to Joseph Alston, Camp